Palaces, Pagodas, Parks, and Profits: A Fast Look at China
By Dan Cothran
Published: April 14, 2013.
describes a political scientist's trip to china on a chamber of commerce tour. provides description of sights and an analysis of economic, political, and social change in china, arguing that china is dealing with some of the same issues that u.s. has struggled with for a century--encouraging economic growth, distributing the bounty of that growth, avoiding boom and bust, pollution, and politics.