Understanding Contemporary China 1/4

Martin Jacques presents a personal view on how best to understand the unique characteristics and apparent mysteries of contemporary China, its development and its possible future. In a new series of talks he sets out the building blocks for making sense of China today.

Martin Jacques is the author of ‘When China Rules the World’.

Broadcast on BBC Radio 4, 8:50AM Sun, 14 Oct 2012

  • Available until 12:00AM Thu, 1 Jan 2099
  • First broadcast BBC Radio 4, 8:50PM Fri, 12 Oct 2012
  • Duration 10 minutes

Click to listen on iPlayer: http://www.bbc.co.uk/i/b01n6vp4/

Or click to read in BBC News Magazine: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19929620