The empire's new clothesThe empire's new clothes cultural particularism and universal value in China's quest for global status
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.
ISBN: 0230605125 ISBN13: 9780230605121 DDC: 320.150951 LCC: JZ1734
Summary:The Empire's New Clothes is an exploration of the ways in which
China's entry into international society has reshaped its identity.
The book looks at how coercive enrolment into the world of sovereign
states shapes China's attitudes towards sovereignty and human rights,
and the difficult manner through which China has adapted itself to
the rule of law. This process continues to affect the ways in which
China approaches globalization. The book ends with a discussion about
how China will manage its rise with special relevance to
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. -309) and indexes.
Introduction -- The ins and outs of sovereignty -- Sovereignty in the
discourse of the Chinese Communist Party -- National rights, human
rights, and the rule of law -- Human rights and membership in
international society -- China and the world trading system: the WTO
and beyond -- Taiwan and the concept of territorial sovereignty --
Conclusion: China and international society.
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LCC Number: JZ1734
Book Details:Language: eng
Physical Description: 318 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
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