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  • Food Security and Social Protection for the Rural Poor in China book cover

    Food Security and Social Protection for the Rural Poor in China

    1st Edition

    By Ling Zhu

    Economic growth and its relevant subjects have been given the first priority in the research agenda since China initiated economic reforms in 1978, while the topics of social protection and gender equality have been largely left at the periphery for a long period. This book is a collection of…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Explanation, Laws, and Causation book cover

    Explanation, Laws, and Causation

    1st Edition

    By Wei Wang

    Scientific explanation, laws of nature, and causation are crucial and frontier issues in the philosophy of science. This book studies the complex relationship between the three concepts, aiming to achieve a holistic synthesis about explanation–laws–causation. By reviewing Hempel's scientific…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • China: Tackle the Challenge of Global Climate Change book cover

    China: Tackle the Challenge of Global Climate Change

    1st Edition

    By Angang Hu, Qingyou Guan

    Global climate change is one of the challenges ever to confront humanity with the largest scale, widest scope and most far-reaching influence. As the biggest developing country with the largest population, China is the world’s leading consumer of coal and energy, and one of the worst-hit…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Creative Involvement: A New Direction in China's Diplomacy book cover

    Creative Involvement

    A New Direction in China's Diplomacy, 1st Edition

    By Yizhou Wang

    With the enhancement of national strength, China’s diplomacy has leapt onto a new high ground, basically obtaining the status of a world power. Meanwhile, it has also received a large amount of right and wrong mixed criticism and suggestions from different sides, in the face of a sudden increase in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Creative Involvement: The Evolution of China's Global Role book cover

    Creative Involvement

    The Evolution of China's Global Role, 1st Edition

    By Yizhou Wang

    This book continues the "creative involvement" proposition put forward in Creative Involvement: A New Direction in China's Diplomacy with new cases and stories to enrich its content. It discusses China's global role, and explores its root cause of formation, development stages, and future direction…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • A Research on China’s Economic Growth Potential book cover

    A Research on China’s Economic Growth Potential

    1st Edition

    By Chong-en Bai, Qiong Zhang

    After impressive growth of about 10% per annum for three decades, China's visible signs of economic slowdown since 2008 have been subject to much contention. What causes the deceleration? What should we expect in an era of China's 6% growth? This book answers these questions in three parts.…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Literature and Literary Theory in Contemporary China book cover

    Literature and Literary Theory in Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    By Zhang Jiong

    Marxism initiated a new era not only for people to fight for socialist future, but also for each discipline of sciences to witness profound changes. In such a context, literature, which has always been closely related to politics, will inevitably move toward a new direction. This book is composed…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • China's Fiscal Policy: Discretionary Approaches and Operation Design book cover

    China's Fiscal Policy

    Discretionary Approaches and Operation Design, 1st Edition

    By Gao Peiyong

    As an important macroeconomic variant, the fiscal revenue and expenditure can influence the operation of the whole economic and social activities by changing the existing GDP distribution pattern, affecting the consumption and investment of enterprises and people, etc. Thus, fiscal policy has…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • An Outline of Chinese Literature II book cover

    An Outline of Chinese Literature II

    1st Edition

    By Yuan Xingpei

    Different from previous researches weighted toward historical description and individual writer and work, this book establishes a general analytical system and a multi-angled methodology to examine Chinese literature. In ancient China, there was no definite concept of pure literature. Considering…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • An Outline of Chinese Literature I book cover

    An Outline of Chinese Literature I

    1st Edition

    By Yuan Xingpei

    Different from previous researches weighted toward historical description and individual writer and work, this book establishes a general analytical system and a multi-angled methodology to examine Chinese literature. The author Yuan Xingpei is a professor of Peking University, a famous expert on…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • China in Symbolic Communication book cover

    China in Symbolic Communication

    1st Edition

    By Sui Yan

    What kinds of human individuals, events, things and commodities can best represent China? How have those representative symbols evolved in Chinese history? How have they been highlighted, disseminated and accepted? In this book, a full range of symbols and seemingly discrete social phenomena,…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • The Patterns of Symbolic Communication book cover

    The Patterns of Symbolic Communication

    1st Edition

    By Sui Yan

    With the classic semiotician Roland Barthes' ground-breaking research of semiotics, symbols are liberated from linguistics and extended to media research, which makes semiotics increasingly important especially in the present-day world dominated by new media. In this book, the author offers an…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

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