Asian Studies: Chinese Studies

  • China Reclaims World Power Status: Putting an end to the world America made book cover

    China Reclaims World Power Status

    Putting an end to the world America made, 1st Edition

    By Paolo Urio

    Using both Chinese and Western theoretical approaches, this book analyses the strategies implemented by China for reclaiming power in the international domain. Examining domestic measures taken by China to assure its economic and social development, it also considers the strengths and weaknesses of…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • The Quest for Legitimacy in Chinese Politics: A New Interpretation book cover

    The Quest for Legitimacy in Chinese Politics

    A New Interpretation, 1st Edition

    By Lanxin Xiang

    Xiang explains the nature and depth of the legitimacy crisis facing the government of China, and why it is so frequently misunderstood in the West. Arguing that it is more helpful to understand the quest for legitimacy in China as an eternally dynamic process, rather than to seek resolutions in…

    Hardback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on Asia in the World

  • Energy Transition in East Asia: A Social Science Perspective book cover

    Energy Transition in East Asia

    A Social Science Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kuei-Tien Chou

    The Fukushima disaster of 2011 shook the globe, arousing warm debate and new research within the academic fields of countries in both the West and the East on issues related to nuclear security, public trust, government governance, risk governance and risk perception along with technological and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • The Ming World book cover

    The Ming World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kenneth M Swope

    The Ming World draws together scholars from all over the world to bring China’s Ming Dynasty (1368-1662) to life, exploring recent scholarly trends and academic debates that highlight the dynamism of the Ming and its key place in the early modern world. The book is designed to replicate the…

    Hardback – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • 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 – 2019-09-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • Brand China in the Media: Transformation of Identities book cover

    Brand China in the Media

    Transformation of Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Qing Cao, Doreen Wu, Keyan G. Tomaselli

    This book examines China’s identity transformations with a focus on self-perceptions and their representations and communication in the mass media. By considering the internal dynamics of change, it explores the emerging multifaceted ‘China brand’. With its growing economic clout, China has taken…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03
    Routledge

  • Public Health and the Modernization of China, 1865-2015 book cover

    Public Health and the Modernization of China, 1865-2015

    1st Edition

    By Liping Bu

    This book, based on extensive original research, traces the development of China’s public health system, showing how advances in public health have been an integral part of China’s rise. It outlines the phenomenal improvements in public health, for example the increase in life expectancy from 38 in…

    Paperback – 2019-08-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of 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 – 2019-08-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Creativity in Chinese Contexts: Sociocultural and Dispositional Analyses book cover

    Creativity in Chinese Contexts

    Sociocultural and Dispositional Analyses, 1st Edition

    By Chau-kiu Cheung, Xiaodong Yue

    Examining creativity in Chinese societies from both a personal and contextual standpoint, this ground-breaking book offers readers a unique insight into the Chinese mind. It provides a review of the nature, origins, and consequences of creativity, deriving from empirical evidence in the Chinese…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

  • The Making of the Modern Chinese State: 1600–1950 book cover

    The Making of the Modern Chinese State

    1600–1950, 1st Edition

    By Huaiyin Li

    The Making of the Modern Chinese State: 1600–1950 offers an historical analysis of the formation of the modern Chinese state from the seventeenth century to the mid-twentieth centuries, providing refreshing and provocative interpretations on almost every major issue regarding the rise of modern…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge

  • Sino-Pakistani Relations: Politics, Military and Regional Dynamics book cover

    Sino-Pakistani Relations

    Politics, Military and Regional Dynamics, 1st Edition

    By Filippo Boni

    This book analyses the relationship between Pakistan and China in the post 9/11 period against the backdrop of Pakistan’s domestic politics and proposes that the major source of continuity in the ties between the two countries is represented by the military. The evolution and continuity of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Chinese Migrants Ageing in a Foreign Land: Home Beyond Culture book cover

    Chinese Migrants Ageing in a Foreign Land

    Home Beyond Culture, 1st Edition

    By Shuang Liu

    This book advances a new understanding of acculturation processes for older migrants, drawing on empirical data from migrants of Chinese heritage in Australia. It challenges the traditional models of acculturation, questions the conventional notion of integration and analyses the fluid nature of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge

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