Tag Archives: Chinese

The Soviet Coup as Critical Juncture in Modern Chinese Politics

Chinese PoliticsThe path of economic reform in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in recent years has been one of consistent, incremental change. However, this was not the case in the 1980s and early 1990s when the introduction of western-style market reforms had given rise to significant divisions in China’s top leadership and a general sense of uncertainty as to which economic path China would take. Continue reading

The Evolution of AIDS/HIV Reporting in Chinese Primary Newspapers

HIV-infectedThe reports on AIDS in the mass media play a very important role in AIDS prevention and control. Even though profound socioeconomic changes are underway in China, there are no alternatives to the primary newspapers until now. The reports on AIDS in these primary media outlets influence public opinion profoundly. Continue reading