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  • Reform and Reaction in Post-Mao China: The Road to Tiananmen book cover

    Reform and Reaction in Post-Mao China

    The Road to Tiananmen, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Baum

    The decade of the 1980s began in China with great expectations of the societal benefits of modernisation, and ended with gunfire in Tiananmen Square. This book, first published in 1991, presents essays that explore the political and economic reform policies that emerged in post-Mao China under Deng…

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  • China: Liberation and Transformation 1942-1962 book cover

    China: Liberation and Transformation 1942-1962

    1st Edition

    By Bill Brugger

    This book, first published in 1981, is a study concerned with the leadership and the people of China during the 1942-1962 period. It analyses the attempt made by the CCP to develop new policies of administration in the wartime base areas and the subsequent transformation of these policies after the…

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  • Mao Tse-tung and the Chinese People book cover

    Mao Tse-tung and the Chinese People

    1st Edition

    By Roger Howard

    This book, first published in 1977, attempts to show Mao Tse-tung in his relationship with the Chinese people. The author makes extensive use of a number of interviews with a cross-section of Chinese people, as well as examining the written records made by foreign visitors.…

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  • The China Factor: Peking and the Superpowers book cover

    The China Factor

    Peking and the Superpowers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gerald Segal

    The purpose of this book, first published in 1982, is to analyse certain crucial aspects of the great power triangle in order to establish a more complete picture of the role of China in the superpower balance. These essays examine the key political, economic and military issues involved in the…

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  • Chen Duxiu's Last Articles and Letters, 1937-1942 book cover

    Chen Duxiu's Last Articles and Letters, 1937-1942

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregor Benton

    This book, first pubished in 1998, collects the final letters and articles of Chen Duxiu (1879-1942). He founded the Chinese Communist Party in 1921, after a revolutionary career in the movement that overthrew the Manchus and brought in the Republic. Between 1915 and 1919, he had led the New…

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  • Contemporary China book cover

    Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    By Bill Brugger

    This book, first published in 1977, sets out two models of administration and participation used in Communist China, one worked out by the CCP during the war against Japan and one imported from the Soviet Union in the 1950s. These models have given rise to different policy positions, studied here,…

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  • The Reform Decade in China: From Hope to Dismay book cover

    The Reform Decade in China

    From Hope to Dismay, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marta Dassù, Tony Saich

    This book, first published in 1992, provides a detailed analysis of the reform programme in post-Mao China. In it, a distinguished group of specialists show how the dramatic events that came to a head in Tiananmen Square in 1989 were the result of a profound crisis in the reform programme launched…

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  • The Chinese Economic Reforms book cover

    The Chinese Economic Reforms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Feuchtwang, Athar Hussain

    This book, first published in 1983, examines the significant economic reforms undergone by China following the death of Mao and the downfall of the Gang of Four. It looks at Chinese economists’ conceptions of the necessity for change and compares China’s reforms with similar ones carried out by the…

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  • The Cultural Revolution in China: An Annotated Bibliography book cover

    The Cultural Revolution in China

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By James C.F. Wang

    The Cultural Revolution in China generated a cascade of commentaries and interpretations on the development and meaning of the upheaval. Many students and researchers have found it difficult to locate and identify literature on the period. This bibliography, first published in 1976, corrects this…

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  • Mao's Prey: The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual book cover

    Mao's Prey

    The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual, 1st Edition

    By Jeannette F. Ford

    This book, first published in 2001, uses key oral histories to confirm and explain the professional and private lives of post-1949 Chinese intellectuals through the focal point of Chen Renbing, a man personally criticised by Mao Zedong. Intellectuals have faced unique perils in modern Chinese…

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  • The Idea of the University: Histories and Contexts book cover

    The Idea of the University

    Histories and Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Debaditya Bhattacharya

    What is this ‘idea’ of the university? Why does it need to be defended? Does the work of defense preclude the task of rearranging the idea itself? Drawing on these essential questions, this volume traces the historical transformations of the university in medieval Europe and explores current…

    Hardback – 2018-09-11
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  • The University Unthought: Notes for a Future book cover

    The University Unthought

    Notes for a Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Debaditya Bhattacharya

    Why is it important to have a revolutionary critical pedagogy? What are the new inter/disciplinary engagements possible within the university? What will it be like to live and learn in this university of the future? Drawing on these essential questions, this volume explores the political future(s)…

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