Suitable for those concerned with the rise of China and its global implications, this title provides a comprehensive study on the rise of China and its effective yet controversial model of development.
That book offers a vigorous summary of the 'China model' theory, which holds that China can successfully meld authoritarian government with a capitalist-style economy. (Section titles include 'The China Model May Win Out' and 'Political Reform, the Chinese Way'). It depicts China's rise as the rise of a civilization - something bigger than a nation. -- Didi Kirsten Tatlow "The New York Times:The Risks of Taking China's Helm"