GPGC Programme Department of Government and Public Administration - CUHK

Class Code: GPGC5108
Academic Year: 2023 - 2024
Title: Pol. Thought In Cont. China

Professor CHOW Po Chung

Period: Fr 06:45PM - 09:30PM
Location: WMY_506

This course examines the development of contemporary Chinese political thought from a historical and philosophical perspective. It introduces the social and cultural background that political thought arises, and evaluates the arguments of different schools.These schools include conservatism, neo-Confucianism, liberalism, Marxism, nationalism and different forms of utopianism. The focus will be on how they respond to the challenge of modernity with different proposals.