Discos and Democracy (Paperback)

China in the Throes of Reform

By Orville Schell

Anchor, 9780385261876, 400pp.

Publication Date: May 22, 1989

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In this arresting chronicle of one tumultuous year in China's love-hate relationship with the West, Orville Schell brings us a revealing analysis of the Chinese reform movement.

About the Author

Orville Schell was educated at Harvard University and the University of California, Berkeley and is the author of numerous books and articles on China, including Wealth and Power: China's Long March to the Twenty-First Century. The former dean of the Graduate School of Journalism at Berkeley, he is presently the Arthur Ross Director of the Center on US–China Relations at the Asia Society in New York City.