This book explains how President Xi Jinping draws on the wisdom of governance throughout Chinese history and blazes the trail of socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era. Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era is not only profound, logical, and in step with the times but also radiates the essence of historical materialism and dialectical materialism, thanks to its scientific view of history. This book provides insight into Xi Jinping’s historical outlook on governance for a new era by exploring its historical basis for governance in the new era from multiple levels and perspectives, teasing out its framework, summarizing its theoretical features, analyzing its themes, and discussing its logic to help readers gain a better understanding of Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era.
About the Author
Bu Xianqun, PhD in history, is research fellow and Director of the Institute of Ancient History of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS). He is also professor and Dean of the Department of History, University of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. His publications include books such as A Chinese History Reader, A General History of China, Corruption and Anti-corruption in Chinese History, Bureaucracies of the Qin and Han Dynasties, as well as over 100 articlesin People’s Daily, Qiushi, and Social Sciences in China.