Political Reference Documents


The 18th National Congress of the Communist Party of China. Constitution of the Chinese Communist Party, 2012.    CCP Constitution


Constitution of the People’s Republic of China, with revisions to 1982.  PRC Constitution


Dr. Sun Yat-Sen.  San Min Chu I: The Three Principles of the People, trans. Frank W. Price, ed. L. T. Chen (Shanghai, China: China Committee, Institute of Pacific Relations, 1927). Three Principles


Unknown.  A Proverb -  

“The Center is our benefactor, the province is our relative, the county is a good person, the township is an evil person and the village is our enemy” 


Chinese Communist Party.  The CCP pledge, that all members must take upon formal initiation -

"It is my will to join the Communist Party of China, uphold the Party's program, observe the provisions of the Party constitution, fulfill a Party member's duties, carry out the Party's decisions, strictly observe Party discipline, guard Party secrets, be loyal to the Party, work hard, fight for communism throughout my life, be ready at all times to sacrifice my all for the Party and the people, and never betray the Party."


Economics Blogs

Party News

Australian National University ANU and related

History, Language and Culture Basics

Contemporary Economics, Governance, and Law

Economics and Cultural History - Interpretation

Work on contemporary China, academics and journalists but in the popular media

Work on contemporary China, mostly in the popular media

Philosophy, Daoist and Confucian Studies

Political Reference Documents