Leadership Transition, Intra-Party Democracy, and Institution Building in China

@article{Lin2004LeadershipTI,
  title={Leadership Transition, Intra-Party Democracy, and Institution Building in China},
  author={Gang Lin},
  journal={Asian Survey},
  year={2004},
  volume={44},
  pages={255-275}
}
  • G. Lin
  • Published 2004
  • Political Science
  • Asian Survey
The world’s most populous nation has a new leader, Hu Jintao. His election in November 2002 as Chinese Communist Party (CCP) general secretary and in March 2003 as Chinese president was the first smooth power transfer in the history of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) that was not prompted by natural death or political crisis. However, the reelection of former Party and state leader Jiang Zemin as Party Central Military Commission (CMC) chairman, and his continued influence in Chinese… Expand
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