PAIS380 Dragon in Chains? Contemporary Chinese PoliticsUpdated: 11 April 2019
|Supervised Exam||There is no supervised examination.|
|Pre-requisites||12cp in Political and International Studies or any 48cp or candidature in a postgraduate award|
|Restrictions||PAIS480 or PAIS580 or POLS280 or POLS380 or POLS480|
- Dragon in Chains? Contemporary Chinese Politics
|Coordinator(s)||Xiang Gao (email@example.com)|
This unit examines government and politics in the People's Republic of China. The focus is on political reform and change since the early 1980s, including reform of institutions, the changing role of the Chinese Communist Party, political effects of economic and social change, state-society relations, 'democratisation' and 'legitimacy'.
Note: Students are expected to purchase prescribed material. Please note that textbook requirements may vary from one teaching period to the next.
|Disclaimer||Unit information may be subject to change prior to commencement of the teaching period.|
|Learning Outcomes (LO)||
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to: