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Searches for the secrets of the durability of Chinese culture during the Leninist transformations of the 20th century


Combining political psychology with his own insights into Chinese culture, Pye addresses perplexing but profoundly important questions about Chinese political behavior and makes fundamental contributions both to our understanding of the political culture of China and to the theory of political culture itself.

Lucian W. Pye was Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.