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GOVT 297: Country sites

Politics and Political Development in the People's Republic of China

Visualizing Cultures

Visualizing Culture: Asia

Guides

Government agencies of China: a list of Chinese government agencies.
John L. Thornton China Center at the Brookings Institution 

Political Resources on the Net - China: Listings of political sites related to China, with links to parties, organizations, governments, media, etc. 
Internet Guide for Chinese Studies: A guide to scholarly resources on the Web, maintained by Sinological Institute, Leiden University. 
Modern Chinese Literature and Culture (MCLC):  A resource center of online articles, book reviews and extensive bibliographies of mostly English-language materials on modern and contemporary Chinese literature, film/media, visual arts, music, education, and culture.   
Internet Archive of Texts and Documents (China):  A collection of links to digitized material related to China, including language study, history, culture, arts, and maps.

Country Information

China Today: An information gateway on China 
State Information Center (China)
Zhongguo wai jiao bu Ministry of Foreign Affairs (PRC) 中国外交部

The CIA World Factbook 2012
- Central Intelligence Agency Staff

China profile includes information on Chinese geography, people, government, economy, energy, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues.

Country Profiles
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A brief, summarized information on China's historical, geography, society, economy, transportation and telecommunications, government and politics, and national security, updated by Federal Research Division, Library of Congress.

A Country Study: China (Library of Congress DS706 .C489 1988)

CountryWatch provides a weekly update of the world's hot spots and political changes. (trial requested)

Environment -- Policy blogs