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poli sci CHINA - CHINA PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (attempt...

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C H I N A P EOPLE S R EPUBLIC OF C HINA (attempt to appear as a democracy, which they are not) Democratic Centralism: Strange version of democracy, people’s duty to obey without input, democracy is messy, so herr people ar not allowed to get up and tlk about it, no negotiaton, asically an oxymoron, nete notion of democracy Politics General Secretary : Key person in system/party, head of whole government, -- 70 = mandatory retireiment age. Term limit: 2 4-year terms. Want to limit time frame due to Mao – Cult of Personality Politburo : (olirich forms of succession), 25 members Central Committee : steering committee for communist perty, 200 memebers. CCP : Chinese Communist Party; 66 million members. Opportunity to adanvce yourself, ga contracts, Public service little to do with Chinese Communists, do it all to have a better life a lot fo corruption in political system. As you go up, more power! 1 party political system, the run the show,
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2008 for the course POL 1 taught by Professor Soupios during the Fall '07 term at Long Island U..

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