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Explaining China

John Earl Baker

Explaining China

by John Earl Baker

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Published by D. Van Nostrand Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eastern question (Far East),
  • Politics and government,
  • Social conditions,
  • Economic conditions,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 312 p.
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26891094M
    OCLC/WorldCa1001911519

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American thebindyagency.com: 10 (More) Must-Read Books That Explain Modern China. China’s been a tough place to understand recently. Regressive politics, advanced weaponry unveilings, and, despite an economic slowdown, an Author: Scott Cendrowski.

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[Steve Allen] -- Reports his personal observations and reactions to modern China following his three trips there since Oct 17,  · For anyone conducting business in China or with companies in the US whose parent company is located in China, I find this Explaining China book to Explaining China book indispensable to gain an understanding of the people, the businesses that are now flourishing and those industries that will flourish in the near-term/5().

It is the to-go book on China’s modern history that is recommended to every student when first getting into the modern history of China. Schoppa has a very clear and no-nonsense approach to Chinese history, explaining the importance of crucial events over the past century and how they came to form modern China.

Feb 20,  · And for China, that’s a history that stretches backs thousands of years. This book from British-American historian Jonathan Spence goes all the way back to the Ming Dynasty of the 17th century, explaining how events that happened generations ago were still being felt in China at the time of publication in A good book for those with scarcely any knowledge of China and also a useful supplement for those who do, Prof Starr gives a concise yet updated and relevant brief of China's geography, ethnic diversity, economics, the environment, and political culture/5.

EXPLAINING CHINA. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Allen's excuse for publishing this log of his three visits to China in (March, July) and is the ignorance of ""most Americans"" on the subject; and to establish his non-Communist credentials, he inserts the text of a debate he once.

Apr 22,  · [The book’s] portrait of China is informed by Mr. Kissinger’s intimate firsthand knowledge of several generations of Chinese leaders. The book deftly traces the rhythms and patterns in Chinese history even as it explicates the philosophical differences that separate it from the United States.” —Michiko Kakutani, /5().

Jul 27,  · Five Must-Read Books That Will Help You Understand China. Read them this summer editor-in-chief of Bloomberg, and I agree that On China is a remarkable effort that pays homage. Walter and Howie’s book, when published increated quite a stir for being one of the first English language volumes to actually explain many of the more complicated aspects of China’s.

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This book provides a theoretical framework to explain the effectiveness of economic statecraft, focusing on positive inducements, which are.