Author: Stein Ringen

Stein Ringen is Visiting Professor of political economy at King’s College London and Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Social Policy at Green Templeton College, University of Oxford.

Totalitarianism Closing in on China

The only drama in the “two sessions” jamboree in Beijing this spring is that there was no drama at all. Each year the Chinese political élite, 5000 men and a few women strong, congregate in the capital for a week of meetings of the legislature, the National People’s Congress, and its advisory body, the Chinese… Read more »