2009 Arthur Ross Book Award Out of Mao's Shadow: The Struggle for the Soul of a New China
Gold Medalist: Philip Pan for Out of Mao's Shadow
Silver Medalist: Ahmed Rashid for Descent into Chaos
Honorable Mention: Gareth Evans for The Responsibility to Protect
While this most recent round of demonstrations has captured the world's attention, mass protests are common and have long been part of the city's political landscape.
Ongoing protests in Hong Kong have called China's "two systems" into question and challenged the party's leadership. This Issue Guide provides background and analysis of the issues at stake.