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History : Asia - China


China Under Communism - Alan Lawrance

"China Under Communism" examines the history of the Chinese communists since their accession to power in 1949, through the tumult of ongoing revolution under Mao to the new era of economic reforms and the handover of Hong Kong.Through analysis of ......

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29.95 USD
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China's Rise In Historical Perspective

This innovative text combines an understanding of the history of China's rise with analyses of its current challenges. Renowned historians, economists, and political scientists explore the internal dynamic of China's rise since traditional times t......

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25.99 USD
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Women In Early Imperial China - Bret Hinsch

After a long spell of chaos, the Qin and Han dynasties (221 BCE-220 CE) saw the unification of the Chinese Empire under a single ruler, government, and code of law. During this era, changing social and political institutions affected the ways peop......

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An "american-spy" Father And His Daughter In Communist China: The Hopes Of Two Generations - Yuci Tan

Born in Beijing, China in 1955, Yuci Tan and her "American-spy" father lived through very difficult times together during the Cultural Revolution, which began in 1966 and lasted for ten years. Her Chinese father - raised in Hong Kong and educated......

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Dictionary Of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols In Chinese Life And Thought - Wolfram Eberhard

This unique and authoritative guide describes more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature and in Chinese customs and attitudes to life are traced luci......

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Transforming Rural China: How Local Institutions Shape Property Rights In China - Chih-jou Jay Chen

It is often assumed that privatization leads to profit, and that well-delineated property rights and a strong private sector will help boost an economy. This book investigates the property rights in Chinese enterprises in the reform era, finding t......

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Endangered Daughters - Elisabeth Croll

The increasing number of 'missing girls' in much of South and East Asia provides the disturbing focus this key title. It is unique in it's positive attention to daughter discrimination in these regions, as opposed to the large body of existing lit......

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Imperial Tombs In Tang China: The Politics Of Paradise - Tonia Eckfeld

Intellectually and visually stimulating, this important landmark book looks at the religious, political, social and artistic significance of the Imperial tombs of the Tang Dynasty (618-907 AD). It traces the evolutionary development of the most el......

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49.95 USD
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The Chinese Journalist - Hugo De Burgh

China, the most populous country in the world, is probably also the country changing the quickest. From a sullen backwater China is becoming a recognized force in world politics and the international economy. The principle mediators reflecting the......

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China's Third Economic Transformation

The Chinese economy is currently undergoing an institutional transformation as profound as the replacement of hte people's communes with the household responsibility system in the early 1980s and the emergence of township and village enterprises a......

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Globalisation, Transition And Development In China: The Case Of The Coal Industry - Rui Huaichuan

Based on extensive original research, Globalisation, Transition and Development in China explains China's development strategy and its underlying forces, and the success of this strategy. It examines China's gradualist approach which emphasizes de......

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Globalisation And The Chinese City

This book examines the impact of globalisation on Chinese cities, including the economic, cultural and political impact, and demonstrates the importance of the local dimension in the globalisation process, arguing that hitherto studies of globa......


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Translocal China

Inter-disciplinary in approach, this collection of essays explores Chinas reform era development within the concept of trans-locality. A key element of spatial change in today's China has been the unprecedented geographic mobility of millions of l......

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Taiwan In The 21st Century

Throughout the twentieth century Taiwan was viewed as a model - whether in terms of a model colony, a model China or a development model. This perception was based on the notion of Taiwan undergoing an economic miracle and political developments. ......

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Chinese Strategic Culture And Foreign Policy Decision-making: Confucianism, Leadership And War - Huiyun Feng

Examining the major academic and policy debates over Chinas rise and related policy issues, this book looks into the motivations and intentions of a rising China. Most of the scholarly works on Chinas rise approach the question at a structural lev......

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Chinese Migrants And Internationalism - Gregor Benton

The transnational and diasporic dimensions of early Chinese migrant politics opened in the late nineteenth century when Chinese radical groups bent on overthrowing the Qing dynasty (1644-1911) vied with one another to win Chinese overseas to their......

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Words Kill: Calling For The Destruction Of 'class Enemies' In China, 1949-1953 - Cheng-chih Wang

When Communist revolutionaries seized control of Mainland China in 1949, they faced enormous challenges of state and nation building. China occupied a vast territory, had a huge and poorly integrated population and suffered from a woefully backwar......

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Learning To Be A Sage: Selections From The "conversations Of Master Chu," Arranged Topically - , Daniel K. Gardner

Students and teachers of Chinese history and philosophy will not want to miss Daniel Gardner's accessible translation of the teachings of Chu Hsi (1130-1200)-a luminary of the Confucian tradition who dominated Chinese intellectual life for centuri......

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