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Bringing Down the Great Wall: Writings on Science, Culture, and Democracy in China

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In his first collection of writings to be published in English, Fang Lizhi, the world-renowned Chinese astrophysicist and human rights activist, speaks out on science, culture, and the future of democracy in China. Here is a rare glimpse into the intellect of one of the most courageously outspoken men of our time.

Synopsis:

"Remarkable...Fang discourses with passion, insight, conviction, and humor on politics, religion, and the scientist's role in today's world...A wonderful book." --

About the Author

Fang Lizhi was born in Beijing in 1936 and trained in physics at Beijing University.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393308853
Other:
Lizhi, Fang
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Author:
Lizhi, Fang
Author:
Fang, Lizhi
Author:
Williams, James H.
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
History, theory and practice
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
China
Subject:
Philosophy & Social Aspects
Subject:
Asia - China
Subject:
Human Rights
Subject:
Human rights -- China.
Subject:
China Politics and government 1976-
Subject:
World History - China
Publication Date:
19920631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
388
Dimensions:
8.26x5.50x.91 in. .78 lbs.

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