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Fragmented authoritarianism, selective control and the rise of entrepreneurs

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The dynamics of state-NGO relations in China
Abstract:

The dynamics of state-NGO relations in China is viewed through the analytical lens of 'fragmented authoritarianism'. It is suggested that the fragmented political structure that results in interagency bargaining and problems of coordination is a main reason for the inconsistency in state behaviour. State actors form diverse and sometimes conflicting strategies towards social organizations based on their own interests as well as an NGO issue-framing, with service-based NGO receiving more fa...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Antony's College
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Politics and International Relations

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Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2011
Type of award:
MPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral

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