Published Books

China's Quest for Political Legitimacy: The New Equity-Enhancing Politics
By Baogang Guo
Sep 2010 234 pp 0-7391-2258-4 | 978-0-7391-2258-7 $65.00 Cloth
Thirty Years of China–U.S. Relations: Analytical Approaches and Contemporary Issues
Edited by Sujian Guo and Baogang Guo
May 2010 344 pp 0-7391-4696-3 | 978-0-7391-4696-5 $80.00 Cloth
Dancing with the Dragon: China's Emergence in the Developing World
Edited by Dennis Hickey and Baogang Guo
Apr 2010 240 pp 0739140655 | 978-0739140659 $65.00 Cloth
2010 0-7391-4067-1 | 978-0-7391-4067-3 $65.00 Electronic
Greater China in an Era of Globalization
Sujian Guo and Baogang Guo
Jan 2010 248 pp 0-7391-3534-1 | 978-0-7391-3534-1 $70.00 Cloth
Dec 2009   0-7391-3536-8 | 978-0-7391-3536-5 $70.00 Electronic
Toward Better Governance in China: An Unconventional Pathway of Political Reform
Edited by Baogang Guo and Dennis V. Hickey
Nov 2009 226 pp 0739140272 | 978-0739140277 $70.00 Cloth
0   0-7391-4029-9 | 978-0-7391-4029-1 $70.00 Electronic
China in Search of a Harmonious Society
Edited by Sujian Guo and Baogang Guo
Aug 2008 258 pp 0-7391-2623-7 | 978-0-7391-2623-3 $75.00 Cloth
Aug 2008 258 pp 0-7391-2624-5 | 978-0-7391-2624-0 $29.95 Paper
Challenges Facing Chinese Political Development
Edited by Sujian Guo and Baogang Guo
Sep 2007 250 pp 0-7391-2094-8 | 978-0-7391-2094-1 $75.00 Cloth
Sep 2007 250 pp 0-7391-2095-6 | 978-0-7391-2095-8 $32.95 Paper



Peer Reviewed Academic Journals

  1. Baogang Guo (2005). Computer Labs and a Web-Centric Course: An Alternative Teaching Model, Reaching Through Teaching. 16(3)
  2. Baogang Guo (2003). Transforming China's Urban Health Care System. Asian Survey, 43(2): 385-404.
  3. Baogang Guo (2003). Utopian of Reconstruction: Chinese Utopianism From Hong Xiuquan to Mao Zedong . Journal of Comparative Asian Development. 2(2): 197-210.
  4. Baogang Guo (2003). Political Legitimacy a China’s Transition. Journal of Chinese Political Studies 8(1-2): 1-16.
  5. Baogang Guo (2000). From Master to Wage Labor: Chinese Workers at the Turn of the New Millennium. American Reviews of China Studies, 1(1): 111-128.
  6. Baogang Guo (1999). Challenges and Opportunities: Labor Rights Problem in China. Twenty-First Century (Hong Kong), 54:149-158.
  7. Baogang Guo (1999). Labor Policies in China and Taiwan: a Comparative Study. Modern China Studies, 64(1): 104-124
  8. Baogang Guo (1985). A Study of Ai-Lao.  Journal of Zhengzhou University, 1986, 54(5): 43-48.
  9. Baogang Guo (1985). August Revolution in Laos, Indochina. 27(3): 39-41.
  10. Baogang Guo (1985). Sino-Laos Diplomatic Relations in a Historical Perspective," Chinese Southeast Asian Studies Bulletin, 20(3): 6-15.
  11. Baogang Guo (1984) Overseas Chinese in Laos. Indochina, 23(3): 39-42.
  12. Baogang Guo (1983) A Textual Research of the Timeline of the Kingdom of Laos. Journal of Zhengzhou University, 40(3): 106-112.


Book Chapters

  1. Baogang Guo (2007), “Introduction to China’s Political Development” in   Challenges Facing China’s Political Development, in eds. Sujian Guo and Baogang Guo. Lanham, MD.: Lexington Books.
  2. Baogang Guo (2007). Beyond Technocracy: The Pursuit of Political Legitimacy in the Era of Hu Jintao eds. In Political Development eds. by Shiping Hua and Sujian Guo (forthcoming).
  3. Baogang Guo (2006). Rethinking Chinese Political Culture in Political Civilization and Modernization in China eds. by Zhong Yang and Shiping Hua. World Scientific Press.
  4. Baogang Guo (2005), Political Legitimacy and China’s Transition Towards a Market Economy in China's Deep Reform: Domestic Politics in Transition  eds. by Lowell Dittmer and Guoli Liu, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  5. Baogang Guo, Associate Editor (2005), Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Civilization: 1949-Now, Greenwood Publishing Company.
  6. Baogang Guo (2001). Old Paradigms, New Paradigms and Democratic Changes in China,  in China in the Post-Deng Era, ed. Xiaobo Hu, Singapore: University of Singapore Press.
  7. Baogang Guo (2000). Labor Policy in Taiwan in Taiwan in the 21st Century, eds. Zhang Jie and Yu Yanmin, River Edge, NJ: Global Publishing Co.
  8. Baogang Guo (1985). Origins of the Three Nationalities in Laos, in A Study of History of Laos, Zhenguo Jing ed., Zhengzhou, the Central Plain Press.
  9. Baogang Guo (1985). China's Ancient diplomatic relations with the Kingdom of Laos, in A Study of the History of Laos, Zhenguo Jing ed., Zhengzhou: the Central Plain Press.
  10. Baogang Guo (1995). Meiji Emperor and Meiji Restoration, in Biographies of Worldly Famous People, Zhengzhou, Henan Press.


Encyclopedia Articles

  1. Baogang Guo (2006). Maoism, in International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, ed. By William A. Darity. Macmillian/Thomason Gale Publisher,
  2. Baogang Guo (2005). Jiang Zemin, and Three Gorges Dam, in Encyclopedia of the Developing World, Routledge.
  3. Baogang Guo (2004). Social Security System, Labor Rights, Labor Market, Labor Protections, Labor Relations, and Labor Policy, in Encyclopedia of Contemporary Chinese Civilization: 1949-Now, Greenwood Publishing Company.
  4. Baogang Guo (2003) Chinese Nationalism, and Mao Zedong, in Encyclopedia of Colonialism, Santa Barbara, CA: East River Books
  5. Baogang Guo (2002). The Missing Girls: Son Preference Reshapes the Population in India and China in History Behind the Headlines: The Origins of Major Twentieth Century Geopolitical Conflicts, Gale Publishing.
  6. Baogang Guo (2001). Political Legitimacy, and Political Parties in Reader's Guide to Social Sciences, contributor of two articles, London: Fitztory Dearborn Publishers.
  7. Baogang Guo (2000), Mao Zedong, Liu Shaoqi, Deng Xiaoping, and Zhou Enlai,  in Encyclopedia of Nationalism, Los Angeles: Academic Press.
  8. Zhenguo Jing & Baogang Guo (1998). History of Laos, in Encyclopedia of China, Beijing: China Encyclopedia Publisher.


Peer Reviewed Conference Proceedings

  1. Baogang Guo (2006). Efficiency, Equity, and Political Legitimacy: The Dynamics of Chinese Politics, in Political China in 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities, proceedings of the International Symposium on Political China in 21st Century held in Beijing, June, 2006.
  2. Baogang Guo (2004). Rethinking Chinese Political Culture: From Conflicts to Convergence with Modernity, in The Political Context of China’s Transformation, Proceedings of the International Conference on Political Civilization and Modernization in China, 3, 35-58.
  3. Baogang Guo (2001). Utopias of Reconstruction: Chinese Utopianism From Hong Xiuquan to Mao Zedong. China Study Forum, 2(1): 121-131


Non Peer Reviewed Publications

  1. Baogang Guo (2005). China and Southeast Asia: From Foes to Partners, US-China Review, (29)4:16-17..
  2. Baogang Guo (2004). Marketing Furniture in China: the Markor and Ethan Allan Story, CRC Newsletter, 3(3), online at
  3. Baogang Guo (2003). Recently Released Economic Figures From China. CRC Newsletter, 3(1), online at
  4. Baogang Guo (2003). China Elected New Leaders. CRC Newsletter, 2(2). online at
  5. Baogang Guo (1986). A Study of the Funeral Customs in Ancient Southeast Asia, Oriental Culture, 3(5): 15-17


Book Reviews

  1. Baogang Guo (2005). Review of Jie Zhang’s Political Support in Urban China, Stanford University Press. The Review was published by Journal of Chinese Political Science 10(1), 2005.
  2. Baogang Guo (2003). Review of Jonathan Unger’s The Nature of Chinese Politics: From Mao to Jiang, Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe. Review was published by China Information 17:1.2003
  3. Baogang Guo (2002) Review of Karin Buhmann’s Implementing Human Rights Through Administrative Law Reforms: the Potential in China and Vietnam, Copenhagen: Djoef Publishing 2001. The review was published in China Information, 16:2.2002.
  4. Baogang Guo (2000). Review of Jen-fang Arther Ting’s Authoritarian Corporatism: Its Theory, Development, and Transformation, Taipei: Shiying Publisher, 1999. The review was published in American Journal of China Studies, January 2000.
  5. Baogang Guo (1999). Review of Yong Deng and Fei-ling Wang’s In the Eyes of the Dragon: China Views the World, Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. The review published in China information, 1999.
  6. Baogang Guo (1999).  Review of Colin Mackerras’s., Dictionary of the Politics of the People's Republic of China, London: Routledge, 1998.  The review was published in China Information, January 1999.
  7. Baogang Guo (1999). Review of Geoffrey Murray’s China: the Next Superpower, Dilemmas in Change and Continuity, England: China Library, 1998. The review was published in The Copenhagen Journal of Asian Studies, 14, 1999