The Bo Xilai Scandal: Power, Death, and Politics in China Jamil Anderlini

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The Bo Xilai Scandal: Power, Death, and Politics in China by Jamil Anderlini
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Jamil Anderlini, the Financial Times bureau chief in Beijing, weaves together lurid detail and thoughtful political context to provide a gripping account of the rise and fall of Bo Xilai.That the high-flying politicians demise should have beenMoreJamil Anderlini, the Financial Times bureau chief in Beijing, weaves together lurid detail and thoughtful political context to provide a gripping account of the rise and fall of Bo Xilai.That the high-flying politicians demise should have been triggered by his glamorous wifes murder of a British businessman, as revealed in the most serious defection attempt in the Communist partys history, makes for a ripping yarn.

But the storys high political drama also has profound implications for Asias biggest economy, and hence for the whole world. Apart from exploding any illusion that authoritarian China has managed to institutionalise a smooth succession mechanism, the scandal exposed vicious infighting and corruption that threaten to corrode the Communist partys legitimacy in the eyes of its people.The Bo Xilai Scandal: Power, Death, and Politics in China greatly expands and brings up to date an extraordinary narrative first published in the FT Weekend magazine this summer.



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