Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Series||Routledge studies on the Chinese economy|
|LC Classifications||DS796.H757 P66 2007|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780415434386, 9780203933565|
|LC Control Number||2007016787|
In a new book, Richard Bush outlines how political compromise failed in the wake of the protest movement in Hong Kong and why that matters Author: Maeve Whelan-Wuest. In Hong Kong’s present terms it has meant taking on the colour yellow or blue, and being prepared take to the streets in support of one or the other while accepting that violent outbreaks may. Hong Kong politics in the transition period from to These “transition studies” mostly focused on the attitude of the Chinese government towards democratization, on the democracy movement in Hong Kong, and on the tug of war between China, Hong Kong, and Britain over the Basic Law and future political development. “We are quite optimistic about China’s economic future, but not about its political future.” Many in Hong Kong saw the swearing in of Leung, the city’s deeply unpopular chief executive, in.
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The politics of Hong Kong takes place in a framework of a political system dominated by its quasi-constitutional document, the Hong Kong Basic Law, its own legislature, the Chief Executive as the head of government and of the Special Administrative Region and of a politically constrained multi-party Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic. Bao Pu, co-founder of New Century Press (a publishing house that specialises in highbrow political books), says that controls at the border with Hong Kong have been getting stricter in . Hong Kong: colonial legacy, transformation, and challenge / Ming K. Chan --Political developments in Hong Kong: implications for / Elfed Vaughan Roberts --Hong Kong design and the roots of Sino-American trade disputes / Matthew Turner --Negotiating emigration and the family: individual solutions to the anxiety / Khun Eng Kuah --The. Ching Kwan Lee is a professor of sociology at UCLA and co-editor of the forthcoming book, “Take Back Our Future: An Eventful Sociology of the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement.” Advertisement Author: Ching Kwan Lee.