A Confucian constitutional order how China's ancient past can shape its political future ; [... from a Workshop on Confucian Constitutionalism in May 2010 at the City University of Hong Kong] (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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A Confucian constitutional order how China's ancient past can shape its political future ; [... from a Workshop on Confucian Constitutionalism in May 2010 at the City University of Hong Kong]

Author: Qing Jiang; Daniel A Bell
Publisher: Princeton, NJ Princeton Univ. Press c 2013
Series: The Princeton-China series
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
As China continues to transform itself, many assume that the nation will eventually move beyond communism and adopt a Western-style democracy. But could China develop a unique form of government based on its own distinct traditions? Jiang Qing - China's most original, provocative, and controversial Confucian political thinker - says yes. In this book, he sets out a vision for a Confucian constitutional order that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Kongress
Named Person: Qing Jiang; Qing Jiang; Qing Jiang
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Qing Jiang; Daniel A Bell
ISBN: 9780691154602 0691154600
OCLC Number: 930783614
Description: VI, 256 Seiten Diagramme
Contents: Introduction / Daniel A. Bell --
Part I.A Confucian constitutional order: the way of the humane authority: the way ahead for China's political future: the theoretical basis for Confucian constitutionalism and a tri-cameral parliament / Jiang Qing; The supervisory system of Confucian constitutionalism / Jiang Qing; A Confucian constitutionalist state: the constitutional role and Contemporary significance of republicanism under a symbolic monarch / Jiang Qing --
Part II. Comments: On the legitimacy of Confucian constitution / Joseph Chan; An old mandate for a new state: on Jiang Qing's political confucianism / Bai Tondong; Transcendent heaven? a critique of Jiang Qing's grounding of the right to rule / Li Chenyang; Is the way of the humane authority a good thing? an assessment of Confucian constitutionalism / Wang Shaoguang --
Part III. Responses to commentators: responses to critics / Jiang Qing.
Series Title: The Princeton-China series
Responsibility: Jiang Qing. Ed. by Daniel A. Bell ...

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As China continues to transform itself, many assume that the nation will eventually move beyond communism and adopt a Western-style democracy. This book provides a standard for evaluating political  Read more...

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