• Good Governance in China - A Way Towards Social Harmony: Case Studies by China’s Rising Leaders book cover

    Good Governance in China - A Way Towards Social Harmony

    Case Studies by China’s Rising Leaders, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wang Mengkui

    Good governance is necessary for effective public administration and delivery of public goods and services. This is an important issue for all countries, but in particular for rapidly developing countries such as China where reform of governance and public administration is a key element of the…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Rural Transformations and Agro-Food Systems: The BRICS and Agrarian Change in the Global South book cover

    Rural Transformations and Agro-Food Systems

    The BRICS and Agrarian Change in the Global South, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben M. McKay, Ruth Hall, Juan Liu

    The economic and political rise of the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa) and Middle-Income Countries (MICs) have important implications for global agrarian transformation.These emerging economies are undergoing profound changes as key sites of the production, circulation, and…

    Hardback – 2018-07-18
    Routledge
    ThirdWorlds

  • The Green Fiscal Mechanism and Reform for Low Carbon Development: East Asia and Europe book cover

    The Green Fiscal Mechanism and Reform for Low Carbon Development

    East Asia and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akihisa Mori, Paul Ekins, Stefan Speck, Soo-Cheol Lee, Kazuhiro Ueta

    This book reviews how far East Asian nations have implemented green fiscal reform, and show how they can advance carbon-energy tax reform to realize low carbon development, with special reference to European policy and experience. East Asian nations are learning European experiences to adopt them…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of China's Great Transformation book cover

    The Political Economy of China's Great Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Xingyuan Feng, Christer Ljungwall, Sujian Guo

    The Political Economy of China’s Great Transformation consists of three parts: first, covering the current political transformation, providing a general political background for the socio-economic, fiscal and urban and rural transformation. The book analyses the economic transformation and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-28
    Routledge

  • Rural Roots of Reform Before China's Conservative Change book cover

    Rural Roots of Reform Before China's Conservative Change

    1st Edition

    By Lynn T. White III

    China’s economic and military rise dominates discussions of the world’s most populous country. Resilient authoritarian government is credited with great successes, but this book expands the discourse to include governance by village heads - who often ignored central politicians. Chinese reforms for…

    Paperback – 2018-06-05
    Routledge

  • Vocational Education of Female Entrepreneurs in China: A multitheoretical and multidimensional analysis of successful businesswomen's everyday lives book cover

    Vocational Education of Female Entrepreneurs in China

    A multitheoretical and multidimensional analysis of successful businesswomen's everyday lives, 1st Edition

    By Mary Ann Maslak

    This book examines the ways in which formal and non-formal education can contribute to women’s successful design, development and operation of small businesses in rural settings. Calling on varied, pertinent social theories, the book examines profitable businesses operated by Dongxiang Muslim women…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects book cover

    Resettlement Policy in Large Development Projects

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ryo Fujikura, Mikiyasu Nakayama

    Hydropower generation by construction of large dams attracts considerable attention as a feasible renewable energy source to meet the power demand in Asian cities. However, large development projects cause involuntary resettlement. Of the world’s forty to eighty million resettlers, many resettlers…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25
    Routledge

  • Trends in Chinese Education book cover

    Trends in Chinese Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chen Hongjie, W. James Jacob

    This book considers a wide range of key developments and key areas of debate in China’s education system. Marketization, quality assurance, and issues of inequality and gender are all discussed, as are expansion in the primary, secondary and tertiary sectors, the impact of globalization, and the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-20
    Routledge
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

  • Green Asia: Ecocultures, Sustainable Lifestyles, and Ethical Consumption book cover

    Green Asia

    Ecocultures, Sustainable Lifestyles, and Ethical Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tania Lewis

    Economic development in Asia is associated with expanding urbanism, overconsumption, and a steep growth in living standards. At the same time, rapid urbanisation, changing class consciousness, and a new rural–urban divide in the region have led to fundamental shifts in the way ecological concerns…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • Media and Communication in the Chinese Diaspora: Rethinking Transnationalism book cover

    Media and Communication in the Chinese Diaspora

    Rethinking Transnationalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wanning Sun, John Sinclair

    The rise of China has brought about a dramatic increase in the rate of migration from mainland China. At the same time, the Chinese government has embarked on a full-scale push for the internationalisation of Chinese media and culture. Media and communication have therefore become crucial factors…

    Paperback – 2018-03-21
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • China's WTO Accession Reassessed book cover

    China's WTO Accession Reassessed

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wang Luolin

    China's accession to the World Trade Organisation in 2001 was a highly significant event both for China and for the wider world. This book argues that, although at the time some people doubted the likely benefits, China's WTO accession has been highly successful. It discusses how China has abided…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy

  • Managing Famine, Flood and Earthquake in China: Tianjin, 1958-85 book cover

    Managing Famine, Flood and Earthquake in China

    Tianjin, 1958-85, 1st Edition

    By Lauri Paltemaa

    China suffers frequently from many types of natural disasters, which have affected the lives of many millions of Chinese. The steps which the Chinese state has taken to prevent disasters, mitigate their consequences, and reconstruct in the aftermath of disasters are therefore key issues. This book…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

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