He Dian, author of a book that is now at the centre of an investigation. Photo: BaiduHe Dian, author of a book that is now at the centre of an investigation. Photo: Baidu
He Dian, author of a book that is now at the centre of an investigation. Photo: Baidu

‘A toddler could write this’: Chinese policeman’s book, praised by authorities, is ridiculed

  • Investigation and apologies over ‘intellectual’ officer’s book, which provincial government and state media had said was recommended reading
  • Sharing of the book’s repetitive content leads to online debate about unthinking praise for officials
Topic |   Corruption in China
He Dian, author of a book that is now at the centre of an investigation. Photo: BaiduHe Dian, author of a book that is now at the centre of an investigation. Photo: Baidu
He Dian, author of a book that is now at the centre of an investigation. Photo: Baidu
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