Is China ready for life after Deng?

Lawrence, Susan V.
December 1993
U.S. News & World Report;12/27/93-1/3/94, Vol. 115 Issue 25, p74
Predicts how China will fare when Jiang Zemin succeeds Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping. How common cultural and ethnic identity will help hold China together; Strong support of the territorial integrity of their homeland; Unlikeliness of civil war; How greater freedoms obviate the need to rebel; Guess that Chinese society will become even more freewheeling after Deng.


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