6 edition of The Chinese Century found in the catalog.
October 13, 2004 by Wharton School Publishing .
Written in English
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Worldwide bestseller ""The Chinese Century""reveals how China is restoring its imperial glory by infusing modern technology and market economics into a non-democratic system controlled by the Communist party and bureaucracy.
This book powerfully demonstrates how China's accelerating growth is leading to a radical restructuring of the global Cited by: The book explains Chinese history and ideology The Chinese Century book simple, but not demeaning terms and, whilst there is little that the average reader will find truly new and unexpected, the book hangs the story together well.
It should be mentioned that it is written by an American author and so, naturally, the slant is towards an American view of China but /5(38). Voices from the Chinese Century is an immensely important and incredibly timely book, broadly relevant beyond the field of China studies.
The translations are exemplary; these translators have pulled it off beautifully. THE CHINESE CENTURY is a magnificent and moving photographic chronicle of the past tumultuous century of china's history. It brings together nearly hundred stunning photographs, most of them never before published outside China, and an authoritative and accessible text by Jonathan Spence and Annping Chin/5.
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The Book of Documents was the subject Author: Various; compilation traditionally. The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry presents translations of more than poems by 96 poets drawn from the great ages of Chinese poetry. It begins with selections from the Book of Odes, the oldest anthology of Chinese poetry compiled around the seventh century B.C., and covers the succeeding generations down to the end of the Sung dynasty in A.D.
Chinese Sketches: Life in 19th Century China It seems to be generally believed that the Chinese, as a nation, are an immoral, degraded race; that they are utterly dishonest, cruel, and in every way depraved; that opium, a more terrible scourge than gin, is now working frightful.
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In Voices from the Chinese Century: Public Intellectual Debate from Contemporary China, Timothy Cheek, David Ownby and Joshua A. Fogel present fifteen essays by leading Chinese public intellectuals and academics written on Chinese politics and philosophy since This collection is an insightful snapshot of China ’ s intellectual culture from what could be just the.
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Volume 1 of Chinese History and Culture explores how the Dao was reformulated, expanded, defended, and preserved by Chinese intellectuals up to the seventeenth century, guiding them through history's darkest turns.
Essays incorporate the evolving conception of the soul and the afterlife in pre- and post-Buddhist China, the significance of. An informational website contained bits and pieces of 20 th century Chinese history.
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Chinese Diplomacy in the 21st Century. Thomas Fingar on China’s foreign policy decisions. His most recent book, The New Great Game: China and South and Central Asia in.
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The Chinese Art Book presents a definitive selection of works, from the earliest dynasties to the new generation of contemporary artists enlivening the global art world today. From painting, calligraphy, ceramics and bronzes, to contemporary installations, photography and performance art; outstanding examples from all periods are showcased side by side, to create fascinating.
The earliest known written records of the history of China date from as early as BC, from the Shang dynasty (c.
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Originating in as a newsletter for experts in the discipline, Twentieth-Century China has grown into one of the leading English-language journals in the field of Chinese history. Articles in the journal, rigorously peer-reviewed, engage significant historiographic or interpretive issues and explore.
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How to Read Chinese Poetry in Context is an introduction to the golden age of Chinese poetry, spanning the earliest times through the Tang dynasty (–). It aims to break down barriers—between language and culture, poetry and history—that have stood in the way of teaching and learning Chinese poetry.
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Keith Schoppa is Professor and Doehler Chair in Asian History at Loyola College in Maryland. He is the author of several books including Chinese Elites and Political Change: Zhejiang Province in the Early Twentieth Century (Harvard, ), Xiang Lake--Nine Centuries of Chinese Life (Yale, ), Blood Road: The Mystery of Shen Dingyi in Revolutionary China (California.
From 17th-century pornography to meticulous social history, Newsnight's economics editor writes about the books that inspired his first novel, Rare Earth "But delve into Chinese literature.
Chinese Literature and the Writer in the 21st Century. Danish Cultural Institute in cooperation with the Chinese Writers Association, the University of Copenhagen, Asian Dynamics Initiative and ThinkChina are pleased to invite you to a guest lecture by four of contemporary China’s most renowned writers.
The Chinese Century. Regardless of how America responds to the Chinese challenge, its policy must be rooted in reality. “China is like that long book you’ve always been meaning to read.
Born between andthe twilight of imperial China, all three went on to play dominant roles in 20th-century Chinese life, on the extremes of the political : Julia Lovell. It was Mao Zedong. According to the authoritative “Black Book of Communism,” an estimated 65 million Chinese died as a result of Mao’s repeated, merciless attempts to create a new.
The Columbia book of Chinese poetry: from early times to the thirteenth century Item PreviewPages: During the eighteenth century, China's new Manchu rulers consolidated their control of the largest empire China had ever known.
In this book Susan Naquin and Evelyn S. Rawski draw on the most recent research to provide a unique overview and reevaluation of the social history of China during this period--one of the most dynamic periods in China's early modern era.