New and Published Books
41-50 of 127 results in Routledge Contemporary China Series
Global Networks, Coalitions and Strategies of the World Uyghur Congress
An upsurge in violence between Uyghur and Han in China’s far western region of Xinjiang has gained increased media and academic attention in recent years as was evidenced in the July 2009 riots. Numbering over eight million, the Uyghur are China’s fifth-largest minority nationality, and their...
Published December 24th 2013 by Routledge
A Glocalized Innovative Hospitality Sector
While economy or budget hotels have been popular in western countries since the end of the Second World War, they have only emerged as a sector in their own right in China since the mid-1990s. Indeed, as a new service industry sector, economy hotels in China demonstrate important characteristics...
Published December 19th 2013 by Routledge
Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, and China
The formation and characteristics of a nation’s middle class are shaped by historical context and the developmental path that has been followed. However, can the same be said of the ethnic Chinese middle classes in Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, and Macao? Given the divergent political and economic...
Published December 5th 2013 by Routledge
The Construction of a Discourse
This book explores how Confucian thought, which was the ideological underpinning of traditional, imperial China, is being developed and refined into a New Confucianism relevant for the twenty-first century. It traces the development of Confucian thought, examines significant new texts, and shows...
Published November 29th 2013 by Routledge
The Sinophone framework emphasises the diversity of Chinese-speaking communities and cultures, and seeks to move beyond a binary model of China and the West. Indeed, this strikingly resembles attempts within the queer studies movement to challenge the dimorphisms of sex and gender. Bringing...
Published November 25th 2013 by Routledge
China's First Decade in the World Trade Organization
China's historic accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in November 2001 not only represents an important milestone in the country’s transition to a market economy and integration into the global economy, but is also among the most important events in the history of the WTO and the...
Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge
The authors explore the degree to which Chinese multinationals have a distinctive 'Chinese' approach to human resource management, in the same way as large Japanese companies are widely regarded as having a special Japanese approach. Based on extensive original research in the subsidiaries of...
Published November 11th 2013 by Routledge
Changing concepts, contexts and practices
Over the past decade there has been radical reform at all levels of China’s education system as it attempts to meet changing economic and social needs and aspirations. Changes have been made to pedagogy and teacher professional learning and also to the curriculum - both at the basic education level...
Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge
South and East Asia may well become the epicentres of the global HIV/AIDS pandemic. More than three-quarters of a million people are now estimated to be living with HIV/AIDS in China. In 2009, AIDS had already become the leading cause of death by infectious disease. Yet, even despite China’s recent...
Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge
This book examines the learning curve of the People's Supreme Court of China as an expanding Chinese national institution that has played a key role in the struggle for the rule of law in China. Within the unity of state administration and the requirements of the constitution, the court has...
Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge
Chinese Migration and Economic Relations with Europe
To Be Published August 17th 2015
Party Hegemony and Entrepreneurial Power in China: Institutional Change in the Film and Music Industries
To Be Published September 23rd 2015
Islam and China's Hong Kong: Ethnic Identity, Muslim Networks and the New Silk Road
To Be Published September 26th 2015
Chinese Middle Classes: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, and China
To Be Published September 29th 2015
Explaining Railway Reform in China: A Train of Property Rights Re-arrangements
To Be Published October 21st 2015
Animation in China: History, Aesthetics, Media
To Be Published November 18th 2015
Parenting, Education and Social Mobility in Rural China: Cultivating dragons and phoenixes
To Be Published November 19th 2015
Irony, Cynicism and the Chinese State
To Be Published November 30th 2015
The Politics of Controlling Organized Crime in Greater China
To Be Published December 2nd 2015
Inside Xinjiang: Space, Place and Power in China's Muslim Far Northwest
To Be Published December 14th 2015