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How far across the river?

James Tyler Kent

How far across the river?

Chinese policy reform at the millennium

by James Tyler Kent

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, CA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Nicholas C. Hope, Dennis Tao Yang, and Mu Yang Li.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 510 p. :
Number of Pages510
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22542858M
ISBN 100804747660

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