5 edition of How China Works found in the catalog.
May 26, 2006
Written in English
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Check out the actual Metropolitan Museum of Art show, China: Through the Looking Glass, but take August to dive into Andrew Bolton and the Met's wonderful coffee-table book. Here are five books. Julie wrote: "Someone needs to edit this list again. There are a ton of non-fiction books on here." I realize that including non-fiction is against the stated rule of the list, but there is a lot of great non-fiction both originally in English and in translation from Chinese, and it deserves as much recognition as the fiction.
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Maxine Hong Kingston, American writer, much of whose work is rooted in her experiences as a first-generation Chinese American. Her notable books included the memoirs The Woman Warrior, China Men, and I Love a Broad Margin to My Life. Learn more about Kingston’s life and work. Get this from a library! The Buddha party: how the people's Republic of China works to define and control Tibetan Buddhism. [John Powers] -- The Buddha Party tells the story of how the People's Republic of China employs propaganda to define Tibetan Buddhist belief and sway opinion within the country and abroad. The narrative they create.
Kasa and Kasa
gender gap at the dinner table
Byron: A Self-Portrait
Muhammad the last prophet
Records of the town of Brookhaven, Suffolk County, N. Y. ...
Salivation not necessary for the cure of the venereal disease, in any degree whatever, and all gleets curable ... To these are annexed other particular cases of the venereal disease. Two extraordinary cases of the leprosy ... and also an extraordinary cure of a soldier, afflicted with ... scorbutic ulcers in the head and limbs
An elephant never forgets
Continuous forest inventory and its application in British Columbia
The coin book
complete poetical works.
tree of life
China Tom Miéville FRSL (/ m i ˈ eɪ v əl / mee-AY-vəl; born 6 September ) is a British urban fantasy fiction author, essayist, comic book writer, socialist political activist and literary often describes his work as weird fiction and is allied to the loosely associated movement of writers called New Weird.
Miéville has won numerous awards, including the Arthur C. Clarke Born: China Tom Miéville, 6 September. The book, 'How Asia Works' narrates the story of how the three North East Asian nations (Japan, South Korea, Taiwan) and now China have effectively employed those economic policies to attain prosperity while the South East Asian nations (Malaysia, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand) doing the same but ineffectively, failed/5(98).
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Brown is the author of 44 Days Backpacking in China (), Doctor WriteRead’s Treasure Trove to Great English (). Punto Press released China Rising – Capitalist Road, Socialist Destinations (). For Badak Merah, Jeff authored China Is Communist, Dammit.
– Dawn of the Red Dynasty ()/5(5). In his book "The Party," veteran Financial Times reporter Richard MacGregor presents a disturbing but very true argument: Now entirely devoid of its ideological and revolutionary roots, China's Communist Party is intent on clinging onto power by keeping on a tight leash China's most powerful institutions -- the state-owned enterprises, all Cited by: Book censorship has covered a long period of time in China.
Both domestic and foreign books which do not meet the central government's requirement will be censored and forbidden to be published. In the BCE, ancient China conducted a book censorship movement called " burning of books and burying of scholars ".
In his book 'On China', Kissinger presents his own understanding of China and demonstrates the importance of this country's cultural framework when it comes to its leadership and foreign policy.
It is a highly detailed book on his work in China as a diplomat of the US government so if you are looking for information on how US-China relations /5(). Best 10 Books On China. This article is more than 10 years old. If you still want to go to China after reading this book, you are ready to move on to the next book on the list.
CHINA AT WORK. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: whose life is toil, and thus an account of Chinese civilization."" Title and sub-title promise more than the book gives. The author neglects to draw the conclusions from his findings, the relations between civilization, the Chinese people and the tools they used.
Detailed descriptions. I read Joe Studwell’s How Asia Works because it claimed to answer two of the greatest questions in development economics: How did countries like Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, and China achieve sustained, high growth and turn into development success stories.
And why have so few other countries managed to do so. Clear answers could benefit billions of people living in.
Yu Hua writes with humor and anger, and, unlike much of the zeitgeist writing that describes and defines this moment in China, this book works in English extremely : Evan Osnos. This book from British-American historian Jonathan Spence goes all the way back to the Ming Dynasty of the 17th century, explaining how events that happened generations ago were still being felt in China at the time of publication in The Classic of Poetry, also Shijing or Shih-ching (Chinese: 詩經; pinyin: Shījīng), translated variously as the Book of Songs, Book of Odes or simply known as the Odes or Poetry (Chinese: 詩; pinyin: Shī), is the oldest existing collection of Chinese poetry, comprising works dating from the 11th to 7th centuries is one of the "Five Classics" traditionally said to have been Country: Zhou China.
The finished copy of the book was published in as The Year China Discovered the World (published as The Year China Discovered America in the United States). The book is written informally, as a series of vignettes of Menzies' travels around the globe examining what he claims is evidence for his " hypothesis", interspersed with speculation regarding the Genre: Pseudohistory.
Generally speaking, China’s children’s book industry is very young. Its experience with picture books, for instance, goes back fewer than 15 years, making it. In sinology, the Classic Chinese Novels are two sets of the four or six best-known traditional Chinese Four Classic Novels include Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Journey to the West, Water Margin and Dream of the Red Chamber, and the Six Classic Novels add Rulin waishi and Jin Ping Mei to this list.
These are among the world's longest and oldest novels, and they. China's recent rise has sparked an explosion of scholarly and journalistic works on the country. In the academic community, greater access to archives, polling data, and other primary sources has spawned thousands of social and political studies and fed a new generation of China specialists and : Minxin Pei.
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So to me this list is not necessarily THE four books you must read or even the best four books for those looking for more information on doing business in China or with China, but rather, four great books for that purpose (I have heard nothing but good things regarding the One Hour China Book).
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