Experts say 2011 has seen a sharp and worrisome increase inside China of a security tactic that a United Nations international convention has sought to outlaw since 2010.

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  • With Hong Kong booksellers silenced, China now goes after exiled dissidents
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    03/28/2016 - 10:48 am | View Link
  • Well-rounded view of a contradictory pre-crisis China
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  • McCarthyism
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  • China's Growth and Development: Assessing the Implications
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