Managing Transitions: The Chinese Communist Party, United Front Work, Corporatism, and Hegemony
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"Managing Transitions" examines the history and roles of China's minor parties and groups (MPG's) in the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) united front between the 1930's and 1990's using Antonio Gramsci's principles for the winning and maintaining of hegemony. Gramsci advocated a "war of position," the building of political alliances to isolate existing state powers and win consent for revolutionary rule and transform society. Economic reform is now creating new socio-economic groups and the CCP is adjusting the united front and the MPGs to co-opt their representatives and deliberately forestall the evolution of an autonomous civil society and middle class which could challenge CCP rule. This has resulted in a new and expanding role for the united front, the MPGs and organisations representing the new interest groups.
Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780415934305
EAN: 9780415934305
Publisher Date: 01 Feb 2004
Binding: HARDCOVER
Continuations: English
Dewey: 320.951
Language: English
MediaMail: Y
Number of Items: 01
Returnable: N
Spine Width: 24.5 mm
Width: 156 mm
ISBN-10: 0415934303
Publisher: Routledge
Acedemic Level: English
Book Type: English
Depth: 20
Height: 229 mm
LCCN: 2003012341
No of Pages: 288
PrintOnDemand: Y
Series Title: East Asia Series
Sub Title: The Chinese Communist Party, United Front Work, Corporatism and Hegemony