March.6.China.development.democracy

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China:  Development and the  Challenge of Democracy March 6
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China’s Challenges to Conventional Theories  of Democratic Development Modernization Theory: Economic Development and Democracy Market Reform and Democracy Gallagher: Have economic liberalization and rapid growth delayed political democratization, or even reinforced an authoritarian state?
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Chinese Model of Reform Economic reform: partial opening to market competition and private enterprise since 1978, with exceptional economic growth But maintain single-party rule under the Chinese Communist Party Student-led movement for democracy in 1989 crushed in Tiananmen massacre
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Tiananmen Square Protests of  1989
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  Tiananmen Square Massacre, June 1989
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Market reform without democracy in  China Political and economic decentralization -- Greater autonomy for local governments to develop own economic policies -- Encourage innovation and competition between municipalities
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Encourage foreign investment (prior to extensive
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2008 for the course GOVT 1313 taught by Professor Roberts, k during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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