Xinjiang unrest: catalyst for new grand vision for China?
Date of Issue2009-07-21
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
The 5 July Xinjiang incident has its roots in the loopholes of China’s developmental approach. It is obsessed with growth at the expense of social justice and governance, especially at the local levels. The incident should serve as a catalyst for China to seriously contemplate a new grand vision for the country’s future.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 072-09
Nanyang Technological University