Narrating China's Governance

Stories in Xi Jinping's Speeches

by Department of Commentary People's Daily

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Book Description

This open access book captures and elaborates on the skill of storytelling as one of the distinct leadership features of Xi Jinping, the General Secretary of the Communist Party of China and the President of the People's Republic of China. It gathers the stories included in Xi's speeches on various occasions, where they conveyed the essence of China's history and culture, its reform and development, and the principles of China's participating in global governance and cooperating with other countries to build a community of common destiny. The respective stories not only convey abstract and profound concepts of governance in comparatively straightforward language, but also create an immediate emotional connection between the narrator and the listener.
In addition to the original stories, extensive additional materials are provided to convey the original context in which each was told, including when and to whom Xi told it, helping readers attain a deeper, intuitive understanding of their relevance.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-ND). You can download Narrating China's Governance ebook for free in PDF format (2.5 MB).

Book Details

Subject
History
Publisher
Springer
Published
2020
Pages
282
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9789813291775
ISBN10
981329177X
ISBN13 Digital
9789813291782
ISBN10 Digital
9813291788
PDF Size
2.5 MB
License
CC BY-NC-ND

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