Chinese Culture & Society Products

  • Contemporary China

    1st Edition

    By Bill Brugger

    This book, first published in 1977, sets out two models of administration and participation used in Communist China, one worked out by the CCP during the war against Japan and one imported from the Soviet Union in the 1950s. These models have given rise to different policy positions, studied here,…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Reform Decade in China

    From Hope to Dismay, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marta Dassù, Tony Saich

    This book, first published in 1992, provides a detailed analysis of the reform programme in post-Mao China. In it, a distinguished group of specialists show how the dramatic events that came to a head in Tiananmen Square in 1989 were the result of a profound crisis in the reform programme launched…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Chinese Economic Reforms

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Feuchtwang, Athar Hussain

    This book, first published in 1983, examines the significant economic reforms undergone by China following the death of Mao and the downfall of the Gang of Four. It looks at Chinese economists’ conceptions of the necessity for change and compares China’s reforms with similar ones carried out by the…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • The Cultural Revolution in China

    An Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    By James C.F. Wang

    The Cultural Revolution in China generated a cascade of commentaries and interpretations on the development and meaning of the upheaval. Many students and researchers have found it difficult to locate and identify literature on the period. This bibliography, first published in 1976, corrects this…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Mao's Prey

    The History of Chen Renbing, Liberal Intelletual, 1st Edition

    By Jeannette F. Ford

    This book, first published in 2001, uses key oral histories to confirm and explain the professional and private lives of post-1949 Chinese intellectuals through the focal point of Chen Renbing, a man personally criticised by Mao Zedong. Intellectuals have faced unique perils in modern Chinese…

    Hardback – 2018-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: China Under Mao

  • Routledge Library Editions: History of China

    1st Edition

    By Various

    This 11-volume set gathers together some key older titles on China’s history. Encompassing China’s political, economic, and cultural development, the books gathered here also deal with contacts with the West both ancient and modern.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

  • Foreign Diplomacy in China, 1894-1900

    A Study in Political and Economic Relations with China, 1st Edition

    By Philip Joseph

    This book, first published in 1928, examines the first diplomatic contacts between China and the West. China had not always been isolated from the Western world, as travellers had visited China in the Middle Ages, but it was not until the end of the eighteenth century that efforts were first made…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

  • British Admirals and Chinese Pirates, 1832-1869

    1st Edition

    By Grace Fox

    This study, first published in 1940, examines in detail the suppression of piracy in China. From a starting point of the considering the influence of the Admiralty on the development of British foreign policy in the nineteenth century, it studies the actions of the China Station and in particular…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

  • The Imperial History of China

    Being a History of the Empire as Compiled by the Chinese Historians, 1st Edition

    By J. MacGowan

    This work, first published in 1897, is neither more nor less than the history of China as it has been written during successive ages by the authorized historians of the Empire. The documents on which the work is based, together with the writings of Confucius and Mencius, are the only truly…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

  • The World and China, 1922-1972

    1st Edition

    By John Gittings

    This book, first published in 1974, was the only one to treat China’s foreign policy in its entirety, both as the subject of historically documented narrative (before and since the Liberation of 1949) and as the product of ideas themselves requiring analysis. It is also unique in approaching these…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

  • China and the West

    Society and Culture, 1815-1937, 1st Edition

    By Jerome Ch'en

    This penetrating study of China’s social and cultural contacts with the West, first published in 1979, analyses the early images that China and the West had of one another, and the illusions and misconceptions that arose from these images. The book centres on the question, why did China fail to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

  • China's Courts and Concubines

    Some People in Chinese History, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Llewellyn

    This book, first published in 1956, contains the stuff of other people’s memories. Thus you will read of magicians and immortals; of dragons and pills of eternal life; of generals and eunuchs; of emperors and poets; of palaces and concubines. The author has made nothing up; if there are liars along…

    Hardback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of China

5Series in Chinese Culture & Society

Product Search