• 467 Citations
20022025

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2002

Analysis in Limbo: Contemporary Chinese Politics Amid the Maturation of Reform

Dittmer, L. & Hurst, W., Dec 2002, In : Issues and Studies. 38, 1, p. 11-48 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

China's contentious pensioners

Hurst, W. J. & O'Brien, K. J., Jun 2002, In : The China Quarterly. 170, p. 345-360

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

133 Scopus citations
2003

Analysis in Limbo: Contemporary Chinese Politics Amid the Maturation of Reform

Dittmer, L. & Hurst, W., Mar 2003, In : Issues and Studies. 39, 1, p. 11-48 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

3 Scopus citations
2004
63 Scopus citations
2006

Analysis in limbo? Contemporary chinese politics amid the maturation of Reform

Dittmer, L. & Hurst, W., Mar 28 2006, Revised and reprinted in China's Deep Reform: Domestic Politics in Transition. Dittmer, L. & Liu, G. (eds.). Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, p. 25-46

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The city as the focus: The analysis of contemporary chinese urban politics

Hurst, W. J., Nov 2006, In : China Information. 20, p. 457-479

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2008

Mass frames and worker protest

Hurst, W., Dec 21 2008, Popular Protest in China (Harvard Contemporary China Series). O'Brien, K. J. (ed.). 1st edition ed. Harvard University Press, p. 71-87

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009

A china model or just a broken mould

Hurst, W. J., Sep 30 2009, Development Models in Muslim Contexts: Chinese, 'Islamic' and Neo-liberal Alternatives (Exploring Muslim Contexts). Springborg, R. (ed.). 1st edition ed. Edinburgh University Press Ltd, p. 13-25

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Introduction

Hurst, W. J., Gold, T. B. & Won, J., Apr 13 2009, Laid-Off Workers in a Workers' State: Unemployment with Chinese Characteristics. Palgrave Macmillan, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

4 Scopus citations

Laid-off workers in a workers' state: Unemployment with chinese characteristics

Hurst, W., Gold, T. B. (ed.), Hurst, W. J. (ed.), Won, J. (ed.) & Li, Q. (ed.), Apr 14 2009, Palgrave Macmillan.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

22 Scopus citations

The chinese worker after socialism

Hurst, W. J., Mar 23 2009, 1st edition ed. Cambridge University Press.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

122 Scopus citations

The power of the past: Nostalgia and popular discontent in contemporary China

Hurst, W. J., Apr 14 2009, Laid-Off Workers in a Workers' State: Unemployment with Chinese Characteristics. Gold, T. B., Hurst, W. J., Won, J. & Li, Q. (eds.). New York, US: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 115-132

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations
2010

Cases, questions, and comparison in research on contemporary Chinese politics

Hurst, W., Jan 1 2010, Contemporary Chinese Politics: New Sources, Methods, and Field Strategies. Cambridge University Press, p. 162-178 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

7 Scopus citations

Orphans of progress: Workers and political discourse in post-socialist China

Hurst, W. J., 2010, In : Mayday Magazine. winter 2010

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Politics, society an the legal system in contemporary China

Hurst, W. J., Oct 29 2010, Law, Wealth and Power in China: Commercial Law Reforms in Context (Routledge Contemporary China Series). Garrick, J. (ed.). 1st edition ed. Routledge, p. 72-88

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations

Urban China: Change and contention

Hurst, W. J., Apr 23 2010, Politics in China: An Introduction. Joseph, W. A. (ed.). 1st edition ed. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 250-267

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Using sub-national comparison to study chinese politics

Hurst, W. J., Oct 30 2010, In : East Asia Forum.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Workers in post-socialist China: Shattered rice bowls, fragmented subjectivities

Hudson, J., Hurst, W. & Sorace, C., Feb 16 2010, Chinese Capitalisms: Historical Emergence and Political Implications (International Political Economy Series). Chu, Y. (ed.). New York, US: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 100-123

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2011
3 Scopus citations

Recession and the politics of class and production in China

Hurst, W. & Sorace, C., Dec 1 2011, In : New Political Science. 33, 4, p. 509-524 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Reconstruire un État-providence en Chine urbaine: Ajustements autoritaires et gouvernance à plusieurs niveaux

Translated title of the contribution: Rebuilding the Urban Chinese Welfare State: Authoritarian Accommodation and Multi-level GovernanceHurst, W. & Bardon, S. (Translator), 2011, In : Perspectives chinoises. 115, 2, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Review essay - Access to justice in Post-Mao China: Assessing the politics of criminal and administrative law

Kinkel, J. & Hurst, W., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of East Asian Studies. 11, 3, p. 467-499 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

6 Scopus citations
2012

Implementing China's labor law reforms: Interests and obligations at the firm level

Hurst, W. J., Kinkel, J. & Sowash, A., Apr 5 2012, Law and Policy for China's Market Socialism (Routledge Contemporary China Series). Garrick, J. (ed.). 1st edition ed. London, UK: Routledge, p. 118-130

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Nascent protections in emerging giants: Struggles to judicialize labor rights in china and indonesia

Hurst, W., Jan 1 2012, Law and Development of Middle-Income Countries: Avoiding the Middle-Income Trap. Cambridge University Press, p. 270-287 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations

Slowdown in the world's workshop?: Chinese labor and the global recession

Hurst, W. J., May 8 2012, Portions revised and reprinted in The Global Recession and China's Political Economy (China in Transformation). Yang, D. L. (ed.). New York, US: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 117-130

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Social unrest

Reny, M-E. & Hurst, W. J., Dec 6 2012, Handbook of China's Governance and Domestic Politics (Routledge International Handbooks). Ogden, C. (ed.). 1st edition ed. Routledge, p. 221-220

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2013

Social unrest

Reny, M. E. & Hurst, W., Jan 1 2013, Handbook of China's Governance and Domestic Politics. Taylor and Francis, p. 210-220 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations
2014

China's corruption crackdown incompatible with rule of law

Hurst, W. J., Jul 30 2014, In : Al Jazeera America.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

China's Hong Kong headache: What will Beijing do about the protests?

Carlson, A. R., Chong, J. I. & Hurst, W. J., Oct 3 2014, In : National Interest.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

China's weakness on display in stalemate over Hong Kong protests

Hurst, W. J., Oct 8 2014, In : Al Jazeera America.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chinese factory strike portends global workplace changes

Hurst, W. J., Apr 28 2014, In : Al Jazeera America.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Conclusion: Compliance, resistance, innovation, and involution - assessing the politics of experimentation and diffusion

Hurst, W. J. & Teets, J. C., Nov 6 2014, Local Governance Innovation in China: Experimentation, Diffusion, and Defiance (Routledge Contemporary China Series). Teets, J. C. & Hurst, W. J. (eds.). 1st edition ed. New York, US: Routledge, p. 174-179

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Grasping the large and releasing the small: A bottom-up perspective on reform in a county-level enterprise

Hurst, W. J., Nov 6 2014, Local Governance Innovation in China: Experimentation, Diffusion, and Defiance (Routledge Contemporary China Series). Teets, J. C. & Hurst, W. J. (eds.). 1st edition ed. New York, US: Routledge, p. 103-116

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Indonesia’s courts of industrial relations: Context, structure, and a look at surabaya cases

Hurst, W., Apr 1 2014, In : Indonesia. 2014, 97, p. 29-54 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Introduction: The politics and patterns of policy diffusion in China

Teets, J. C. & Hurst, W. J., Nov 6 2014, Local Governance Innovation in China: Experimentation, Diffusion, and Defiance (Routledge Contemporary China Series). Hurst, W. & Teets, J. C. (eds.). 1st edition ed. New York, US: Routledge, p. 1-24

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Reassessing collective petitioning in rural China: Civic engagement, extra-state violence, and regional variation

Hurst, W., Liu, M., Liu, Y. & Tao, R., Jul 1 2014, In : Comparative Politics. 46, 4, p. 459-478 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Urban China: Change and contention

Hurst, W. J., Apr 11 2014, Revised and reprinted in Politics in China: An Introduction. Joseph, W. A. (ed.). 2nd Edition ed. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 320-341

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2015

Chinese labor divided

Hurst, W., Jan 1 2015, In : Dissent. 62, 2, p. 127-136 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Local governance innovation in China: Experimentation, diffusion, and defiance

Hurst, W. (ed.) & Teets, J. C. (ed.), 2015, 1st edition ed. New York, US: Routledge. 182 p. (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Political inertia stalls China’s economic reforms

Hurst, W., Oct 5 2015, In : Al Jazeera America.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Judicial Cadre Evaluation System in China: From Quantification to Intra-state Legibility

Kinkel, J. J. & Hurst, W., Dec 1 2015, In : China Quarterly. 224, p. 933-954 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Scopus citations
2016

China’s Phantom Urbanisation and the Pathology of Ghost Cities

Sorace, C. & Hurst, W., Apr 2 2016, In : Journal of Contemporary Asia. 46, 2, p. 304-322 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

39 Scopus citations

Chinese law and governance: moving beyond responsive authoritarianism and the rule of law

Hurst, W., Jul 2 2016, In : Journal of Chinese Governance. 1, 3, p. 457-469 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

End the Extracurricular Arms Race

Hurst, W., Apr 11 2016, In : Inside Higher Ed.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Chinese Working Class: Made, Unmade, in Itself, for Itself, or None of the Above?

Hurst, W., Oct 19 2016, In : Made in China. 1, 3, p. 11-14 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2017

China’s Critical Year

Hurst, W., Apr 24 2017, In : Asia Dialogue.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Politics and Patterns of Policy Diffusion in China

Hurst, W. & Teets, J. C., 2017, Local Governance Innovation in China: Experimentation, Diffusion, and Defiance. Teets, J. C. & Hurst, W. (eds.). p. 1-24 24 p. (Routledge Contemporary China Series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Treating What Ails the Study of Chinese Politics

Hurst, W., Sep 24 2017, In : Made in China. 2, 3, p. 55-59 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Treating What Ails the Study of Chinese Politics

Hurst, W., Sep 15 2017, In : Chinoiresie.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle