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  • Film and the Chinese Medical Humanities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vivienne Lo, Chris Berry, Guo Liping

    This edited volume will explore a wide range of issues relating to health, medicine, and the body in China and other societies identified as Chinese during the past century, through the medium of the moving image. Drawing on both feature and documentary films from mainland China and elsewhere in…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • China’s Youth Cultures and Collective Spaces

    Creativity, Sociality, Identity and Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vanessa Frangville, Gwennaël Gaffric

    In recent decades, China has experienced unprecedented demographic, political, and socio-economic transitions, and its public spaces have been profoundly altered in design, layout, and management, as well as in their uses. New spaces have since emerged (large avenues, squares, parks, shopping malls…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asian Societies

  • 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 – 2019-09-09 
    Routledge

  • Development and Poverty Reduction

    A Global Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yongnian Zheng, Jiwei Qian

    Although the absolute number of poor people in the world has declined significantly in recent decades, poverty reduction continues to be a very important issue. There continue to be very large numbers of poor people, relative poverty is an increasingly concerning problem and progress on poverty…

    Hardback – 2019-09-02 
    Routledge
    China Policy Series

  • 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 – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Worlds

  • Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Baumler

    The Routledge Handbook of Revolutionary China covers the evolution of Chinese society from the roots of the Republic of China in the early 1900s until the end of the Cultural Revolution in 1966. The essays in this volume explain aspects of the process of revolution and how people adapted to the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Young Adults in Urban China and Taiwan

    Aspirations, Expectations, and Life Choices, 1st Edition

    By Désirée Remmert

    This book compares aspirations and life-choices among educated young adults in urban China and Taiwan. As two places that share a cultural heritage but very different political and economic systems, it assesses how the socioeconomic and political trajectories of China and Taiwan have influenced…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

  • Police Corruption in Comparative Perspective

    Building Trust in the Police in India and China, 1st Edition

    By George Chak Man Lee

    How has rapid economic modernization in China and India impacted upon policing? To what extent are the two police forces trusted by its citizens? Do the police carry out their duties in a fair and unbiased fashion? What does police corruption look like and why does it persist? And what are the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Love Stories in China

    The Politics of Intimacy in the Twenty-First Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wanning Sun, Yang Ling

    This book explores how political, economic, social, cultural and technological forces are (re)shaping the meanings of love and intimacy in China's public culture. It focuses on a range of cultural and media forms including literature, film, television, music and new media, examines new cultural…

    Hardback – 2019-08-20 
    Routledge
    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia

  • Sexuality in a Changing China

    Young Women, Sex and Intimate Relations in the Reform Period, 1st Edition

    By Nicole Zarafonetis

    Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication DataNames: Zarafonetis, Nicole, author.Title: Sexuality in a changing China : young women, sex and intimate relations in the reform period / Nicole Zarafonetis.Description: New York, NY : Routledge, 2017. | Series: Routledge research on gender in Asia…

    Paperback – 2019-08-09 
    Routledge

  • Uyghur Conceptions of Family and Society

    Habits of the Uyghur Heart, 1st Edition

    By Xiaowei Zang

    Contributing to existing literature on ethnic studies in China, this book is a study of minority subjective experiences in China, using Uyghur Muslims as a case study. By examining Uyghur conceptions of family and society, it investigates whether or not ethnic minorities are culturally capable of…

    Paperback – 2019-08-09 
    Routledge

  • The Economic Roots of the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong

    Globalization and the Rise of China, 1st Edition

    By Louis Augustin-Jean, Anthea H.Y. Cheung

    In the autumn of 2014, thousands of people, young and educated in their majority, occupied the chief business district and seat of the government in Hong Kong. The protest, known as the Umbrella Movement, called for ‘genuine democracy’, as well as a fairer social and economic system. The book aims…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08 
    Routledge

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