New Perspectives on Chinese Politics and Society

Political Culture and Participation in Urban China

Authors: Zhong, Yang

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  • Analyzes political cultural trends based on large scale random survey data
  • Contextualizes Chinese politics within the Western urban sphere
  • Explores the controversial hot button issues of Chinese politics as seen from within
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This book discusses one of the most noticeable and significant transformations in China over the past three decades is the rapid and massive urbanization of the country, which has brought shifts in political culture of Chinese urbanites. This book is a systematic and empirical study of political culture in urban China. The book covers various aspects of political culture such as political regime support, political interest, democratic values, political trust, and environmental attitudes and sub-political culture of Chinese urban Christians. This book will be of immense value to urban scholars, sinologists, and those wishing to get a closer look at the issues that affect the political future of a rising world power.  

About the authors

Yang Zhong is a Changjiang Scholar at the School of International and Public Affairs of Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China, and a tenured professor of political science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA. His main research interests include local governance in China, political culture, and political participation.   

Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $89.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Political Culture and Participation in Urban China
Authors
Series Title
New Perspectives on Chinese Politics and Society
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-6268-1
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-6268-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-6267-4
Softcover ISBN
978-981-13-4844-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 147
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