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  • China's Commercial Health Insurance book cover

    China's Commercial Health Insurance

    1st Edition

    By China Development Research Foundation

    This book examines the financing of China’s health system, argues that present arrangements are not adequate and proposes an increased role for commercial health insurance as a way of overcoming the difficulties. Highlighting that China’s present social medical insurance system can only cover basic…

    Hardback – 2020-05-31 
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    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Cultural Reverse I: The Past and Present of Intergenerational Revolution book cover

    Cultural Reverse I

    The Past and Present of Intergenerational Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Xiaohong Zhou

    The phenomenon of "Cultural Reverse" (文化反哺) emerged in the 1980s after China's reform and opening up. In this era of rapid social change, the older generation started to learn from the younger generation across many fields, in a way that is markedly similar to the biological phenomenon of "The old…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
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    China Perspectives

  • Cultural Reverse book cover

    Cultural Reverse

    1st Edition

    By Xiaohong Zhou

    The phenomenon of "Cultural Reverse" (文化反哺) emerged in the 1980s after China's reform and opening up. In this era of rapid social change, the older generation started to learn from the younger generation across many fields, in a way that is markedly similar to the biological phenomenon of "The old…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Cultural Reverse Ⅱ: The Multidimensional Motivation and Social Impact of Intergenerational Revolution book cover

    Cultural Reverse Ⅱ

    The Multidimensional Motivation and Social Impact of Intergenerational Revolution, 1st Edition

    By Xiaohong Zhou

    The book proposes a new academic concept, "Cultural Reverse" (文化反哺), referring to the phenomenon that the older generation started to learn from the younger generation since the 1980s in China, and analyzes the multiple causes and social impacts of this trend. Following on from the first volume,…

    Hardback – 2020-05-15 
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    China Perspectives

  • Keywords in Queer Sinophone Studies book cover

    Keywords in Queer Sinophone Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Howard Chiang, Alvin K. Wong

    This volume showcases a vibrant wave of scholarship that explores the intersection of queer theory and Sinophone studies, consolidating an interdisciplinary framework for furthering transnational research into non-conforming genders, sexualities and bodies. Engaging with contemporary debates and…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Made in Hong Kong: Studies in Popular Music book cover

    Made in Hong Kong

    Studies in Popular Music, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony Fung, Alice Chik

    Made in Hong Kong: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive and thorough introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of twentieth and twenty-first century popular music in Hong Kong. The volume consists of essays by leading scholars in the field, and covers the major figures,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-23 
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    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • Islam and Chinese Society: Genealogies, Lineage and Local Communities book cover

    Islam and Chinese Society

    Genealogies, Lineage and Local Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jianxiong Ma, Oded Abt, Jide Yao

    This book explores the long history in China of Chinese Muslims, known as the Hui people, and regarded as a minority, though in fact they are distinguished by religion rather than ethnicity. It shows how over time Chinese Muslims adopted Chinese practices as these evolved in wider Chinese society,…

    Hardback – 2020-04-14 
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    The Historical Anthropology of Chinese Society Series

  • Punishment in Contemporary China: Its Evolution, Development and Change book cover

    Punishment in Contemporary China

    Its Evolution, Development and Change, 1st Edition

    By Enshen Li

    Punishment in contemporary China has experienced dramatic shifts over the last seven decades or so. This book focuses on the evolution, development and change of punishment in the Maoist (1949-1977), reform (1978-2001) and post-reform eras (2002-) of China to understand the shaping and…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
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    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • Chinese Social Media: Social, Cultural, and Political Implications book cover

    Chinese Social Media

    Social, Cultural, and Political Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Kent, Katie Ellis, Jian Xu

    This book brings together scholars from a variety of disciplines to address critical perspectives on Chinese language social media, internationalizing the state of social media studies beyond the Anglophone paradigm. The collection focuses on the intersections between Chinese language social media…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Policing in Hong Kong: History and Reform book cover

    Policing in Hong Kong

    History and Reform, 1st Edition

    By Kam C. Wong

    The HKP (Hong Kong Police), ‘Asia’s Finest’, is a battle-tested professional organization with strong leadership, competent staff, and deep culture. It is also a continuously learning and reforming agency in pursuit of organisational excellence. Policing in Hong Kong: History and Reform is the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • Routledge Handbook of Chinese Culture and Society book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Chinese Culture and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin Latham

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Culture and Society is an interdisciplinary resource that offers a comprehensive overview of contemporary Chinese social and cultural issues in the twenty-first century. Bringing together experts in their respective fields, this cutting-edge survey of the…

    Hardback – 2020-03-19 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Marxism in Flux 1978-84: Essays on Epistemology, Ideology and Political Economy book cover

    Chinese Marxism in Flux 1978-84

    Essays on Epistemology, Ideology and Political Economy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bill Brugger

    This book, first published in 1985, considers the state of Marxist thought in China at the time, a time when the country’s leadership appeared more concerned with attaining modernisation and economic development than Marxist theory. It considers the problems that Chinese Marxist intellectuals were…

    Paperback – 2020-03-15 
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    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

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