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Beyond NIMBY: The Emergence of Environmental Activism and Policy Change in Two Chinese Cities

  title={Beyond NIMBY: The Emergence of Environmental Activism and Policy Change in Two Chinese Cities},
  author={W. Wong},
  • W. Wong
  • Published 2014
  • Political Science
The present research article focuses on public participation in the environmental policy-making process in post-Mao China. It is a well-known fact that public administration in socialist China is highly centralised, and that public policies are initiated at the center and then locally administered under the one-party rule. In this monist political system, main stakeholders in the policy process are mainly Chinese Communist Party cadres, together with the ‘authorised’ groups of societies; so far… Expand
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