Slow Train to Democracy

Memoirs of Life in Shanghai, 1978 to 1979

Anne E. McLaren

This memoir offers a rare insight into everyday life during the first year of the reform movement that created the China of the twenty-first century.
Publication date:
August 2020
Publisher :
Arden
Language:
English
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Paperback
ISBN : 9781925984309

Dimensions : 229 X 152 mm
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£25.00

Overview
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• A westerner's observation of the beginning of China's modernisation

This memoir offers a rare insight into everyday life during the first year of the reform movement that created the China of the twenty-first century. The book interweaves personal encounters with records of the democracy movement in Shanghai, revealing a vast outpouring of grievances by ordinary people at a time of dramatic social change.