'The End of the Chinese Dream challenges everything we believe about China. This is a book that must be read by anyone who struggles to understand the greatest experiment underway in the world today.' - John Gray, Emeritus Professor of European Thought, London School of Economics, and author of False Dawn: The Delusions of Global Capitalism
“A much-needed and remarkably well-timed glimpse into the underbelly of this Asian tiger…original…in the rigor and the depth of its human storytelling.”—Geoffrey Cain, The New Republic
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“Given the number of books on China that are out there already, it is probably reasonable to ask whether we need any more. [This book] suggests that the answer is “yes”.—Elizabeth Economy, Asia Unbound
“[Lemos] nails the anxiety middle-class Chinese are feeling…he performs a valuable substantive service by exposing the dark side of China’s rise.”—Wall Street Journal
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About the Author
Gerard Lemos, a social policy expert, was a visiting professor at Chongqing Technology and Business University between 2006 and 2010 and chaired the board of the British Council from 2008 to 2010. He lives in London.