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Ballot Box China: Grassroots Democracy in the Final Major One-Party State
by Kerry Brown
Since 1988, China has undergone one of the largest, but least understood experiments in grassroots democracy. Across 650,000 villages in China, with over one million elections, 300,000 officials have been elected. The Chinese government believes that this is a step towards "Democracy with Chinese characteristics." But to many involved in these elections, they have been mir ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published April 1st 2011 by Zed Books
(first published January 1st 2011)
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