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Author Jiang, Qing, 1953-
Title A Confucian constitutional order [electronic resource] : how China's ancient past can shape its political future / Jiang Qing ; edited by Daniel A. Bell and Ruiping Fan ; translated by Edmund Ryden.
Published Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2013.
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 Electronic Book  JQ1510 .J528 2013eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (vi, 256 p.) : ill.
Series The Princeton-China series
Princeton-China series.
Note English translation of materials from a workshop on Confucian constitutionalism in May 2010 at the City University of Hong Kong.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Daniel A. Bell -- Part I. A Confucian constitutional order: the way of the humane authority: the way ahead for China's political future: the theoretical basis for Confucian constitutionalism and a tri-cameral parliament / Jiang Qing; The supervisory system of Confucian constitutionalism / Jiang Qing; A Confucian constitutionalist state: the constitutional role and Contemporary significance of republicanism under a symbolic monarch / Jiang Qing -- Part II. Comments: On the legitimacy of Confucian constitution / Joseph Chan; An old mandate for a new state: on Jiang Qing's political confucianism / Bai Tondong; Transcendent heaven? a critique of Jiang Qing's grounding of the right to rule / Li Chenyang; Is the way of the humane authority a good thing? an assessment of Confucian constitutionalism / Wang Shaoguang -- Part III. Responses to commentators: responses to critics / Jiang Qing.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject China -- Politics and government -- Philosophy.
Confucianism and state -- China.
Jiang, Qing, 1953- -- Political and social views.
Related Names Bell, Daniel (Daniel A.), 1964-
Fan, Ruiping.
Ryden, Edmund.
Related To Print version: Jiang, Qing,. A Confucian constitutional order. Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, c2013. 9780691154602 0691154600 (DLC) 2012005795
ISBN 1400844843 (electronic bk.)
9781400844845 (electronic bk.)
9780691154602 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691154600 (hardcover : alk. paper)