Technology Acquisition and Military Modernisation
Series: Asian Security Studies
This new book is the first full account, inside or outside government, of China’s efforts to acquire foreign technology. Based on primary sources and meticulously researched, the book lays bare China’s efforts to prosper technologically through others' achievements. For decades, China has operated...
Published May 14th 2013 by Routledge
The Rise and Fall of the Chinese Military-Business Complex, 1978-1998
In 1978, faced with the pressure to modernize and a declining budget, the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) reluctantly agreed to join China's economic reform drive, expanding its internal economy to market-oriented civilian production. This work examines PLA's role in the economy up to 1998....
Published December 30th 2000 by Routledge