Chinese-Style Constitutionalism

  title={Chinese-Style Constitutionalism},
  author={Jiang Shigong},
  journal={Modern China},
  pages={133 - 167}
Currently, besides traditional national constitutionalism, there are three general approaches to constitutionalism in the world: transnational constitutionalism, theocratic constitutionalism, and party-state constitu-tionalism. The focus of this article is on Larry Backer’s research concerning China’s party-state system. Party-state constitutionalism is rooted in Marxism-Leninism, and was initially put into practice by the former Soviet Union. The People’s Republic of China in its early years… Expand
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