Undergraduate Course Code: POL431H1F L0101
Dynamics of Political Change in Contemporary China
Selective examination of issues and themes in China's post-Mao reform effort with particular emphasis on the challenges faced by China’s leadership in managing an increasingly complex market authoritarian state and society. contemporary social, political and economic developments. Emphasis is on the period since Xi Jinping’s assumption of power in 2012.
Format and Requirements
Two two-hour seminars per week. Course requirements: essay, critiques and class participation.