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China"s Transformations

The Stories beyond the Headlines

by Lionel M. Jensen

  • 364 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Social conditions,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Business & Economics,
  • International Relations - General,
  • International - Economics,
  • China,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Political Science / International Relations,
  • Asia - China,
  • 1976-2000,
  • 2000-

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages334
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7925554M
    ISBN 100742538621
    ISBN 109780742538627

    Students and scholars of contemporary China will certainly benefit from reading the book. * Journal of Chinese Political Science * China's Transformations succeeds in providing an array of chapters on interesting topics that draw the reader in and stimulate thinking about both China and the ongoing dialogue between American and Chinese society. In the Modernization of China, an interdisciplinary team of scholars collaborate closely to provide the first systematic, integrated analysis of China in transformation--from an agrarian-based to an urbanized and industrialized society. Moving from the legacy of the Ming and Ch'ing dynasties to the reforms and revolutions of the 20th century, the authors seek reasons for China's inability to 5/5(1).

    China's rise over the past several decades has lifted more than half of its population out of poverty and reshaped the global economy. What has caused this dramatic transformation? In China's Great Migration: How the Poor Built a Prosperous Nation, author Bradley Gardner looks at one of the most important but least discussed forces pushing China's economic development: the migration of more.   China's Military Transformation by You Ji. Polity Press, , pp. The United States has a growing and stronger rival in the area of military affairs. It is the People's Liberation Army of China (PLA), and it is changing in many ways, becoming more powerful and influential--and also more autonomous as a leading institution in China.

    China's Transformations improves brain quality. Just like any other muscular body, the brain needs physical activity to keep it strong and healthy, so the phrase 'using it or losing it' is perfect when it comes to your mind. It was also found that batter and game play, . China's Banking Transformation: The Untold Story by James Stent. In this timely and provocative book, James Stent, a banker with decades of experience in Asian banking and fluency in Chinese language, explains how Chinese banks work, analyzes their strengths and weaknesses, and sets forth the challenges they face in a slowing economy.


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Having used this book twice in my undergraduate class Chinas Transformations book Chinese politics, I can report that students―even those who have little natural interest in China―enjoy reading it and gain a great 5/5(1).

He is widely recognized as one of the world's leading authorities on the biosphere and China's environment. He is the author of many books including The Earth's Biosphere, Enriching the Earth, Feeding the World and China's by: The book provides insights into the economic and social transformation that China has undergone from to the present.

Based on the author’s research in China for over three decades, China’s Transformation: The Success Story and the Success Trap shows how its ‘reform and open door’ policy evolved and helped achieve tremendous economic success. Seeking to bridge that gap, a group of prominent scholars, journalists, and activists challenge readers to move past the typical images of China presented by the media and to think about the common problems shared by China and the United States.4/5(1).

China's Banking Transformation demonstrates that Chinese banks have transformed into modern, well-run commercial banks, playing a vital role supporting China's extraordinary economic growth. Acknowledging that China's banks are different from Western banks, the author explains that they are hybrid banks, borrowing extensively from Western models, but at the same time operating within a traditional Chinese cultural framework and in line with China's Cited by: 1.

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In this book, a large and diverse group of researchers pool their knowledge to take the measure of China's massive, protracted, and unexpected economic upsurge, which began in the late s and continues as this is written nearly thirty years by: 1st Edition Published on Janu by Routledge This book critically and comprehensively examines China’s welfare development amidst its rapid economic China's Social Policy: Transformation and Challenges - 1st Edition - K Publisher of Humanities, Social Science & STEM Books Skip to main content Free Standard Shipping.

There are many great books out there on modern China, and a lot of them are written in Chinese, Japanese, French, Spanish, Dutch, and many other languages – but for the scope of this particular list, we have chosen just to focus on the books that have come out in the English language.

Ezra F. Vogel is the author of numerous books on Japan and China, including Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China (Harvard), which was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography, winner of the Lionel Gelber Prize, and a Best Book of the Year in the Economist, Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington by:   The book provides insight into the economic and social transformation that China has undergone from to the present.

Based on the author's research in China for three decades the book. Timothy Weston talked about the book he co-edited, China’s Transformations: The Stories beyond the Headlines, published by Rowman and Littlefield Publishers.

The book was about environmental. China in Transformation argues that this enormously significant period in Chinese history saw wrenching change throughout Chinese society amounting to a social, cultural and political.

This impressive growth performance accompanied two important structural transformations. The first, a fundamental feature of the economic development process, entailed large-scale reallocation of labor from agriculture to manufacturing and services, which pushed agriculture's share of total employment from 69 to 32 percent between and Cited by: China's Banking Transformation book.

Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In this timely and provocative book, James Stent, a b /5. OECD Observer: Sections» Economy. China’s emergence as a leading world economy is not a complete surprise. Economists like Angus Maddison had predicted its resurgence some time ago (see references).

The most remarkable aspect of this transformation has been the role of the private sector in achieving such a high rate of growth. The big lesson from China's transformation "The greatest show on earth." That is the subtitle of Hugh Peyman's book, China's Change, and it is.

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1 China’s New Sources of Economic Growth: Vol. 2 China’s 40 Years of Reform and Development: –   With agricultural value added accounting for merely % of its GDP, China has completed the transformation from an agricultural to a manufacturing country.

And with an urbanisation rate of %, Chinese society has moved from an agrarian to an urban phase of development. China book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. China book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start your review of China: Tradition & Transformation. Write a review. Henrik rated it liked it Franklin Wong rated it it was amazing /5(11). Buy the Paperback Book China's Transformations: The Stories beyond the Headlines by Lionel M.

Jensen atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders.In face of rapid social and economic changes since the late s, where is China transforming toward? If culture, in the form values, ideals, and ideological struggles, plays a key role in China s latest round of social transformations, what are the cultural legacies and resources that are at play and in what ways they do so?

This collection of essays aims at addressing these questions.China has accomplished a remarkable feat in transforming itself from one of the world’s poorest countries to its second largest economy in just 30 years.