A Partocracy with Chinese Characteristics: Governance System Reform under Xi Jinping

@article{Guo2020APW,
  title={A Partocracy with Chinese Characteristics: Governance System Reform under Xi Jinping},
  author={Baogang Guo},
  journal={Journal of Contemporary China},
  year={2020},
  volume={29},
  pages={809 - 823}
}
  • Baogang Guo
  • Published 3 April 2020
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Contemporary China
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