China’s Quest for Legitimacy

Dec 3, 2019

The conventional Western view is that China faces the alternatives of integrating with the West, trying to destroy it, or succumbing to domestic violence and chaos. But the Chinese scholar Lanxin Xiang instead proposes a constitutional regime based on a modernized Confucianism.

https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/china-political-legitimacy-modern-confucianism-by-robert-skidelsky-2019-12?utm_source=Project+Syndicate+Newsletter&utm_campaign=6311c19334-sunday_newsletter_8_12_2019&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_73bad5b7d8-6311c19334-106440339&mc_cid=6311c19334&mc_eid=4ddf8a88ec

https://www.routledge.com/The-Quest-for-Legitimacy-in-Chinese-Politics-A-New-Interpretation-1st/Xiang/p/book/9780367339715