State and Society in 20th Century China
This course will explore China’s efforts to construct a modern and effective political order in face of powerful demographic and revolutionary challenges. The clash between competing ideologies, political and social movements and institutional alternatives in the context of rapid social and economic change will be analyzed.
Format and Requirements
Two essays, participation, and two term tests.
EAS105H1 / HIS280Y1 / HIS328Y1 / POL215Y1