China in 2008: Meeting Olympian challenges
In 2008 China faced Olympian challenges, of which the Olympics was but one. Some were of its own making; others were not. Some it set for itself; others were by-products of the structural reforms. Yet, the Chinese government met them with palpable determination and broad, if uneven, effectiveness.
Blecher, Marc. J. January/February 2009. "China in 2008: Meeting Olympian Challenges." Asian Survey 49(1): 74-87.
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