Asian Studies: Chinese Studies

  • Film and the Chinese Medical Humanities book cover

    Film and the Chinese Medical Humanities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vivienne Lo, Chris Berry, Guo Liping

    This edited volume will explore a wide range of issues relating to health, medicine, and the body in China and other societies identified as Chinese during the past century, through the medium of the moving image. Drawing on both feature and documentary films from mainland China and elsewhere in…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • China’s Youth Cultures and Collective Spaces: Creativity, Sociality, Identity and Resistance book cover

    China’s Youth Cultures and Collective Spaces

    Creativity, Sociality, Identity and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Frangville, Gwennaël Gaffric

    In recent decades, China has experienced unprecedented demographic, political, and socio-economic transitions, and its public spaces have been profoundly altered in design, layout, and management, as well as in their uses. New spaces have since emerged (large avenues, squares, parks, shopping malls…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asian Societies

  • Chinese Constructions of Sovereignty and the East China Sea Conflict book cover

    Chinese Constructions of Sovereignty and the East China Sea Conflict

    1st Edition

    By Czeslaw Tubilewicz

    This book examines Chinese and Taiwanese responses to the Diaoyu/Senkaku crisis, offering the most comprehensive examination of Chinese, Taiwanese, Japanese and US responses (at the domestic and international level) to the East China Sea dispute, focusing in particular on the overlapping…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Politics in Asia

  • Asian Social Work: Professional Work in National Contexts book cover

    Asian Social Work

    Professional Work in National Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Shaw, Rosaleen Ow

    The countries of East and Southeast Asia, taken as a whole, display a laboratory of social and political conditions, with individual countries presenting a variety of political, cultural and social characteristics. Some with one-party state systems, others with stable liberal democracies and yet…

    Hardback – 2019-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Commercialisation of Medical Care in China: Changing Landscapes book cover

    Commercialisation of Medical Care in China

    Changing Landscapes, 1st Edition

    By Rama V. Baru, Madhurima Nundy

    This book explores the changing landscapes of commercialisation of medical care in China. First work of its kind, it discusses how the rise of market socialism, coupled with de-collectivisation of agriculture and autonomisation of hospitals in rural and urban China, have fragmented the health…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge India

  • Organized Crime and Corruption Across Borders: Exploring the Belt and Road Initiative book cover

    Organized Crime and Corruption Across Borders

    Exploring the Belt and Road Initiative, 1st Edition

    Edited by T. Wing Lo, Dina Siegel, Sharon I Kwok

    This book explores China’s Belt and Road Initiative and the criminogenic potential for economic, financial and socio-cultural cooperation across countries, where some are known for weak law enforcement and high levels of corruption. It examines whether these flows of capital are increasing the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Justice in Asia and the Global South

  • Innovation and Industrial Development in China: A Schumpeterian Perspective on China’s Economic Transformation book cover

    Innovation and Industrial Development in China

    A Schumpeterian Perspective on China’s Economic Transformation, 1st Edition

    By Kaidong Feng

    This book focuses on China's economic transformation at firm and institution levels. It shares insights into the growth of innovative Chinese firms in the automobile and telecom equipment sectors, both of which promoted social dialogue of policy-making and ultimately contributed to a policy…

    Hardback – 2019-09-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • Liangzhu Culture: Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China book cover

    Liangzhu Culture

    Society, Belief and Art in Neolithic China, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bin Liu, Ling Qin

    The Liangzhu culture (5,300-4,300 cal B.P.) represented the peak of prehistoric cultural and social development in the Yangtze Delta. With a wide sphere of influence centred near present day Hangzhou city, the Liangzhu Site Complex is considered one of the earliest urban centres in prehistoric…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04 
    Routledge

  • How China's Silk Road Initiative is Changing the Global Economic Landscape book cover

    How China's Silk Road Initiative is Changing the Global Economic Landscape

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yuan Li, Markus Taube

    China’s New Silk Road initiative constitutes one of the most ambitious projects in recent decades designed to change the pattern of the global economic division of labour as well as the geostrategic balance of power. It has the potential to create a new fabric of industrial value creation that…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

  • Development and Poverty Reduction: A Global Comparative Perspective book cover

    Development and Poverty Reduction

    A Global Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yongnian Zheng, Jiwei Qian

    Although the absolute number of poor people in the world has declined significantly in recent decades, poverty reduction continues to be a very important issue. There continue to be very large numbers of poor people, relative poverty is an increasingly concerning problem and progress on poverty…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • Energy Policies and Climate Change in China: Actors, Implementation and Future Prospects book cover

    Energy Policies and Climate Change in China

    Actors, Implementation and Future Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Han Lin

    In the face of growing environmental challenges, including climate change and energy security, countries across the globe are developing new policies and programs to address these challenges, and China is no exception. This book analyses China’s two most significant climate-related energy policies,…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Energy Policy

  • Young Adults in Urban China and Taiwan: Aspirations, Expectations, and Life Choices book cover

    Young Adults in Urban China and Taiwan

    Aspirations, Expectations, and Life Choices, 1st Edition

    By Désirée Remmert

    This book compares aspirations and life-choices among educated young adults in urban China and Taiwan. As two places that share a cultural heritage but very different political and economic systems, it assesses how the socioeconomic and political trajectories of China and Taiwan have influenced…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

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