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  • Improving Competitiveness through Human Resource Development in China: The Role of Vocational Education book cover

    Improving Competitiveness through Human Resource Development in China

    The Role of Vocational Education, 1st Edition

    By Min Min, Ying Zhu

    This book looks at the development of vocational education and training in China and how it is crucial to human resource development and improving competitiveness. It briefly outlines the contextual issues related to vocational education and training in China, the importance of vocational…

    Hardback – 2019-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

  • China and Global Value Chains: Globalization and the Information and Communications Technology Sector book cover

    China and Global Value Chains

    Globalization and the Information and Communications Technology Sector, 1st Edition

    By Yutao Sun, Seamus Grimes

    President Trump has raised the intriguing question of bringing the manufacturing of companies like Apple back from China to the U.S. This book, however, argues that in this age of the knowledge-based economy and increased globalization, that value creation and distribution based on knowledge and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in China: Evolution, Drivers and Prospects book cover

    Corporate Social Responsibility Reporting in China

    Evolution, Drivers and Prospects, 1st Edition

    By Jieqi Guan, Carlos Noronha

    In recent years, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) reporting in China has been experiencing a rapid development and the number of social reports issued by Chinese enterprises shows a sharp increasing trend. This book investigates the evolution of such reporting practice in the country and the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Green Transportation and Energy Consumption in China book cover

    Green Transportation and Energy Consumption in China

    1st Edition

    By Jian Chai, Ying Yang, Quanying Lu, Limin Xing, Ting Liang, Kin Keung Lai, Shouyang Wang

    This book provides insights into China’s energy consumption and pollution as well as its energy saving policies. It explores energy saving ways and argues for an energy consumption revolution, which includes technologies to improve transportation resource efficiency, modification of existing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Strategic Human Resource Management in China: A Multiple Perspective book cover

    Strategic Human Resource Management in China

    A Multiple Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Min Min, Mary Bambacas, Ying Zhu

    This book documents and explains how strategic human resource management (SHRM) and high performance work systems (HPWS) have been adopted among indigenous enterprises, namely state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and domestic private enterprises (DPEs) in China, from both management and employee…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Innovation and Internationalisation: Successful SMEs’ Ventures into China book cover

    Innovation and Internationalisation

    Successful SMEs’ Ventures into China, 1st Edition

    By Stuart Orr, Jane Menzies, Connie Zheng, Sajeewa 'Pat' Maddumage

    This book provides a comprehensive examination of the many factors that influence the internationalisation of SMEs into China. SMEs represent more than 50 percent of the economic activity and employment in China. This book explores the experiences of SMEs that have internationalised to China…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Financial Reform in China: The Way from Extraction to Inclusion book cover

    Financial Reform in China

    The Way from Extraction to Inclusion, 1st Edition

    By Changwen Zhao, Hongming Zhu

    This book focuses on the importance for China to correct the present imbalance in the relationship between the financial sector and the real economy. The book looks at China’s current financial system in terms of "extractive" and "inclusive". It asserts that the financial sector is producing huge "…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Translating Foreign Otherness: Cross-Cultural Anxiety in Modern China book cover

    Translating Foreign Otherness

    Cross-Cultural Anxiety in Modern China, 1st Edition

    By Yifeng Sun

    This book explores the deep-rooted anxiety about foreign otherness manifest through translation in modern China in its endeavours to engage in cross-cultural exchanges. It offers to theorize and contextualize a related range of issues concerning translation practice in response to foreign otherness…

    Paperback – 2019-09-26
    Routledge

  • Ethical Politics and Modern Society: T. H. Green’s Practical Philosophy and Modern China book cover

    Ethical Politics and Modern Society

    T. H. Green’s Practical Philosophy and Modern China, 1st Edition

    By James Jia-Hau Liu

    Ethical Politics and Modern Society introduces and critically examines British idealist philosopher, Thomas Hill Green, his practical philosophy, and its reception in China between the late nineteenth century and the early twentieth century. As a response to the modernity issue in Great Britain,…

    Hardback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought

  • Chinese in Africa: ‘Chineseness’ and the Complexities of Identities book cover

    Chinese in Africa

    ‘Chineseness’ and the Complexities of Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Obert Hodzi

    Chinese in Africa explores the complexities of identities and forms in which the Chinese Migrants in Africa express their ‘Chineseness’. In its study of the Chinese diaspora in Africa, the book eschews tendencies to compound the Chinese by showing their distinctiveness in terms of history, culture…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

  • Culture, Institution, and Development in China: The economics of national character book cover

    Culture, Institution, and Development in China

    The economics of national character, 1st Edition

    By C. Simon Fan

    How does culture shape history, and history shape culture? This book answers this question by bringing readers on a fascinating journey through the evolution of Chinese culture, political and legal institutions, and "national character" of historical and contemporary China. It illustrates how "…

    Paperback – 2019-09-23
    Routledge

  • The National Games and National Identity in China: A History book cover

    The National Games and National Identity in China

    A History, 1st Edition

    By Liu Li, Fan Hong

    The history of China’s National Games reflects both the transformation of elite sport in China and wider Chinese society. This is the first book to describe the origins and development of the National Games through their dynamic relationship with Chinese politics, nationalism and identity in the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

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