Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1985. Second Printing. 24 cm, 160, wraps, bibliography, index, sticker residue on rear cover, p. 79 creased. SAIS papers in international affairs, no. 9. Examines a major shift in top-level decision-making from the Politburo to the Party Secretariat and State Council, and analyzes the foreign policy roles of various party and government organizations, and the roles of key ministries and the military. Condition: good.
Keywords: Politburo, China, Communist Party, Crisis Management, Deng Xiaoping, Foreign Relations, Mao Zedong, Zhao Ziyang, Zhou Enlai