This post introduces and very briefly considers the the essay, Samantha Hoffman: "Managing the State: Social Credit, Surveillance and the CCP’s Plan for China," China Brief 17(11). The brief comments and the introduction to Managing the State" follows. Samantha Hoffman is an independent consultant. She is currently finalizing her Ph.D.: “Programming China: The Communist Party’s Autonomic Approach to Managing State Security”.
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