The PRC History Review


The PRC History Review

Volume 5  Number 2  December 2020
 PRC History Roundtable 
Joel Andreas, Disenfranchised: The Rise and Fall of Industrial Citizenship in China (Oxford University Press, 2019)



Editor’s Introduction

Alexander F. Day, Occidental College

Tracing Chinese Workers’ Politics, from the Shop Floor to Macro-Social Dynamics

William Hurst, Northwestern University 

The Specter of Industrial Democracy in Socialist China

Wenjun Jia, Shanghai University

On Disenfranchised: The Rise and Fall of Industrial Citizenship in China

Cristopher L. Connery, University of California, Santa Cruz

Rehabilitating the Danwei

Ivan Franceschini, Australian National University

The Working Class “Franchise” in Maoist China

Marc Blecher, Oberlin College

Mao’s Worker Aristocracy

Felix Wemheuer,  University of Cologne

An Epic Class Elegy

Lin Chun, London School of Economics and Political Science


Joel Andreas, Johns Hopkins University


You can download the full issue here.