Keeping Democracy at Bay: Hong Kong and the Challenge of Chinese Political Reform

Social science

Suzanne Pepper

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 458 pages

File size: 2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

This thoroughly researched study provides an invaluable account of Hong Kong’s political evolution from its founding as a British colony to the present. Exploring the interplay between colonial, capitalist, communist, and democratic forces in shaping Hong Kong’s political institutions and culture, Suzanne Pepper offers a fresh perspective on the territory’s development and a gripping account of its transition from British to Chinese rule.