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  • Japan's New World Role

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua D. Katz

    This book aims to provide a glimpse into the vital debate among Japanese and Western scholars, policymakers, and private sector leaders concerning Japan's future course—a process with implications extending far beyond Japan to the entire world political system.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • From Plan To Market

    The Economic Transition In Vietnam, 1st Edition

    By Adam Fforde

    This clear and accessible text explores Vietnam's successful transition from neo-Stalinist central planning to a market economy—"Vietnamese style." After describing the north Vietnamese system prior to 1975 and its colonial and precolonial antecedents, the authors uncover the mechanisms of that…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • China Briefing, 1985

    1st Edition

    Edited by John S. Major

    China Briefing, 1985 approaches the events of the previous year providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1984. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger context of the 40-year history of the People's…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Chiang Kai-shek's Secret Past

    The Memoir Of His Second Wife, Ch'en Chieh-ju, 1st Edition

    By Ch'en Chieh-ju

    This engrossing memoir tells the fascinating story of one of China's great leaders during the Nationalist revolution of the 1920s and of the woman who paid a staggering price so that he could attain his ambition. The tale begins in 1919 when the thirty-two-year-old Chiang Kai-shek met the naïve…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Deng Xiaoping

    Chronicle Of An Empire, 1st Edition

    By Ruan Ming

    In 1978, Deng Xiaoping, China's paramount leader, launched the economic reforms that turned the world's most populous nation into an economic dynamo. Yet Deng also shaped the destiny of a China that to this day is locked in the iron embrace of the Chinese Communist Party and its ancient,…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • Destinies Shared

    U.s.-japanese Relations, 1st Edition

    By Paul Gordon Lauren

    As we approach what is often called the Age of the Pacific one fact is clearly before us: The next century will see the United States and Japan standing together at the dynamic center of a new global economic structure. Together, along with the other advanced nations, we will share-even more than…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • China Briefing, 1989

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony J. Kane

    China Briefing, 1989 approaches the events of the previous year differently from past volumes in the series, providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1988. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • China Briefing, 1988

    1st Edition

    Edited by Anthony J. Kane

    China Briefing, 1988 approaches the events of the previous year differently from past volumes in the series, providing a long-term perspective on the dramatic developments of spring and summer 1987. Senior China specialists examine the student demonstrations and their aftermath in the larger…

    Paperback – 2020-04-03 
    Routledge

  • China In World Affairs

    The Foreign Policy Of The Prc Since 1970, 1st Edition

    By G. W. Choudhury

    This up-to-date textbook reviews China's foreign policy goals since the PRC's active reemergence in world affairs following the Cultural Revolution of 1966–1969, covering China's quest for security, the breakthrough in China-U.S. relations, and the course of Sino-Soviet rivalry.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • A New Woman Of Japan

    A Political Biography Of Kato Shidzue, 1st Edition

    By Helen M. Hopper

    This perceptive, detailed biography traces the life of Kato Shidzue, one of Japan's most powerful female activists and politicians. It provides a richly documented and engaging view of women's issues and political life in Japan.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • China's Energy And Mineral Industries

    Current Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by James P. Dorian

    This book is based on papers presented at the China Energy and Mineral Policies and Planning Conference held at the East-West Center. It discusses the energy and minerals development policies of China as well as the outlook for trade in technology, energy commodities, and minerals.…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • China's Quest For Independence

    Policy Evolution In The 1970s, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Fingar

    This examination of policy developments in the People's Republic of China since the Cultural Revolution addresses two central questions: how durable were foreign and domestic policies during the 1970s and what is the relationship between both of these policy areas and internal political maneuvering?…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

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