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  • The Transition to Socialism in China (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Mark Selden, Victor Lippit

    First published in 1982. The dramatic changes in policy and theory following the death of Chairman Mao in 1976 and the publication of the most extensive official and unofficial data on the Chinese economy and society twenty years both necessitated and made possible a thorough reconsideration of the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Lin Piao Affair (Routledge Revivals)

    Power Politics and Military Coup

    By Michael Y.M. Kau

    First published in 1975, this book is concerned with the facts and implications of the case of Lin Piao and his army, as well as with the broader question of military intervention in the authoritarian polity of developing countries. A wide range of materials is presented, including "top-secret"…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Early Chinese History

    Edited by Paul R Goldin

    The study of early China has been radically transformed over the past fifty years by archaeological discoveries, including both textual and non-textual artifacts. Thanks to the huge fund of new data provided by archaeology, historians are now keenly aware that traditional accounts of…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge

  • What Is at Stake in Building “Non-Western” International Relations Theory?

    By Yong-Soo Eun

    It is often pointed out that International Relations (IR) as a discipline is "too Western centric", and that IR tends to marginalise knowledge claims outside the West. In this respect, many IR scholars have called for "broadening" the theoretical horizon of IR while problematising the Western…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge
    IR Theory and Practice in Asia

  • Government and Politics in Taiwan

    2nd Edition

    By Dafydd Fell

    Written by an experienced teacher and scholar, this new and revised second edition of Government and Politics in Taiwan introduces students to the big questions concerning change and continuity in Taiwanese politics and governance. Taking a critical approach, Dafydd Fell provides students with the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • China Steps Out

    Beijing's Major Power Engagement with the Developing World

    Edited by Joshua Eisenman, Eric Heginbotham

    What are Beijing’s objectives towards the developing world and how they have evolved and been pursued over time? Featuring contributions by recognized experts, China Steps Out analyses and explains China’s strategies in Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, Latin America, South Asia, and Southeast…

    Paperback – 2018-01-26 
    Routledge

  • China's Generation Gap

    By Jiaming Sun, Dongmei Cheng

    Based on data collected for the Generation Gap Survey in Shanghai and updated to take into account contemporary trends, this book uses an empirical approach to study the generation gap in China. It covers various aspects of life from professional and family life to political participation and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Chinese Transnational Migration in the Age of Global Modernity

    The Case of Oceania

    By Liangni Sally Liu

    The term ‘circulatory transnational migration’ best describes the unconventional migratory route of many contemporary Chinese migrants – that is an unfinished set of circulatory movements that these migrants engage in between the homeland and various host countries. ‘Return migration’, ‘step…

    Hardback – 2018-01-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Diasporas, Migrations and Mobilities

  • Quotation and Truth-Conditional Pragmatics

    By Xiaofei Wang

    In the past decades, quotation theories have developed roughly along three lines—quotation types, meaning effects and theoretical orientations towards the semantics/pragmatics distinction. Currently, whether the quoted expression is truth conditionally relevant to the quotational sentence, and if…

    Hardback – 2018-01-15 
    Routledge
    Frontiers in Applied Linguistics

  • Teacher Education in Taiwan

    State control vs marketization

    Edited by Shen-Keng Yang, Jia-Li Huang

    Since the Teacher Education Act was in place in 1994, student teachers were educated through diverse educational institutions instead of the traditional normal schools (Taiwan’s equivalent of teachers’ colleges). But such market-based teacher education has been altered by politics, society and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-13 
    Routledge

  • China and Global Value Chains

    Globalization and the Information and Communications Technology Sector

    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 globalisation, that value creation and distribution based on knowledge and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Business Management

  • Building Resilience of Floating Children and Left-Behind Children in China

    Power, Politics, Participation, and Education

    By Guanglun Michael Mu

    The past two decades have seen exponential growth of urbanisation and migration in China. Emerging from this growth is a population of floating children and left-behind children which is estimated to be approaching 100 million. These children are placed at a structural disadvantage culpable for…

    Hardback – 2018-01-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

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