Asian Studies: Chinese Studies

  • Chinese Animation, Creative Industries, and Digital Culture book cover

    Chinese Animation, Creative Industries, and Digital Culture

    1st Edition

    By Weihua Wu

    This book explores the development of the Chinese animation film industry from the beginning of China’s reform process up to the present. It discusses above all the relationship between the communist state’s policies to stimulate "creative industries", concepts of creativity and aesthetics, and the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • China, India and Southeast Asia: Paths to development and state-society relations book cover

    China, India and Southeast Asia

    Paths to development and state-society relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edmund Terence Gomez, Kee Cheok Cheong, Vamsi Vakulabharanam

    This volume studies the outcomes of the two-way flow of investments and people between China and India, and Southeast Asia. These cross-border flows have led to new settlements in Southeast Asia from which new outlooks have emerged among locally born generations that have given rise to new forms of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Buddhist Modernities: Re-inventing Tradition in the Globalizing Modern World book cover

    Buddhist Modernities

    Re-inventing Tradition in the Globalizing Modern World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hanna Havnevik, Ute Hüsken, Mark Teeuwen, Vladimir Tikhonov, Koen Wellens

    The transformations Buddhism has been undergoing in the modern age have inspired much research over the last decade. The main focus of attention has been the phenomenon known as Buddhist modernism, which is defined as a conscious attempt to adjust Buddhist teachings and practices in conformity with…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark McLelland, Vera Mackie

    This collection brings together cutting-edge work by established and emerging scholars focusing on key societies in the East Asian region: China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, North and South Korea, Mongolia and Vietnam. This scope enables the collection to reflect on the nature of the transformations…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Competing Economic Paradigms in China: The Co-Evolution of Economic Events, Economic Theory and Economics Education, 1976�2016 book cover

    Competing Economic Paradigms in China

    The Co-Evolution of Economic Events, Economic Theory and Economics Education, 1976�2016, 1st Edition

    By Steven Mark Cohn

    When the Chinese economic reforms began in 1978, Marxist economics infused all the institutions of economic theory in China, from academic departments and economics journals to government departments and economic think tanks. By the year 2000, neoclassical economics dominated these institutions and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Middlemen in Hong Kong's Colonial Economy, 1830-1890 book cover

    Chinese Middlemen in Hong Kong's Colonial Economy, 1830-1890

    1st Edition

    By Kaori Abe

    The traditional view of the Hong Kong colonial economy is that it was dominated by Western companies, notably the great British merchant houses, and that these firms enlisted support from Chinese middlemen – the compradors – who were effectively agents working for the Western firms. This book,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Energy Security in Asia and Eurasia book cover

    Energy Security in Asia and Eurasia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mike M. Mochizuki, Deepa M. Ollapally

    Many states appear to have strong sentiment on energy security and energy transit vulnerability. Some analysts see the rapidly increasing demand for energy and competition for energy resources leading to nationalistic energy policies. Others argue that global trends with efficient energy markets…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • China's Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems book cover

    China's Soil Pollution and Degradation Problems

    1st Edition

    By Claudio O. Delang

    China’s air pollution is infamous. The haze can make it impossible to see buildings across the street, and the pollution forces schools to close and creates health and morbidity problems, in addition to tremendous environmental degradation. However, China also faces another important environmental…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Transition book cover

    Handbook of the Economics and Political Economy of Transition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Paul Hare, Gerard Turley

    Transition from central planning to a market economy, involving large-scale institutional change and reforms at all levels, is often described as the greatest social science experiment in modern times. As more than two decades have passed since the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • China-India Relations in the Contemporary World: Dynamics of national Identity and Interest book cover

    China-India Relations in the Contemporary World

    Dynamics of national Identity and Interest, 1st Edition

    By Yang Lu

    As two Asian giants and rising power, the interactions between India and China have global significance. This book analyses the multifaceted and multi-layered character of Sino-Indian relations since the beginning of the 21st century in a period marked by cooperation and competition.Positioned in a…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Confronting the Challenges of Urbanization in China: Insights from Social Science Perspectives book cover

    Confronting the Challenges of Urbanization in China

    Insights from Social Science Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zai Liang, Steven F. Messner, Youqin Huang, Cheng Chen

    Since the late 1970s, China has experienced an unprecedented pace of urbanization. In 1978, only 17.8% of the population resided in urban areas, but by 2013 the level of urbanization had reached 53.8%. During the same period, China also enjoyed spectacular economic growth. China had become the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • 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 – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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