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Forthcoming Chinese History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Routledge Handbook of Chinese Media

    Edited by Gary D. Rawnsley, Ming-yeh T. Rawnsley

    The study of Chinese media is a field that is growing and evolving at an exponential rate. Not only are the Chinese media a fascinating subject for analysis in their own right, but they also offer scholars and students a window to observe multi-directional flows of information, culture and...

    To Be Published May 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Friend of China - The Myth of Rewi Alley

    By Anne-Marie Brady

    This study is a radical and controversial analysis of the life and works of Rewi Alley utilizing both Chinese materials and previously unpublished materials from western sources. Rather than a biography as such, it is a revisionist history, re-examining what we know and understand about one of the...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Cold War in the High Himalayas

    The USA, China and South Asia in the 1950s

    By S Mahmud Ali, S. Mahmud Ali

    This text examines elite-insecurity perceptions in India, Pakistan and the USA in the 1950s. The book highlights the consequent linkages in alliance-building efforts and the subsequent triangular covert collaboration against Communist China, especially along Tibet's Himalayan frontiers. This...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Chinese Medicine

    Edited by Vivienne Lo, Michael Stanley-Baker

    This handbook aims to showcase the latest research on medicine in China as it has developed over 3,000 years. It will identify themes concerned with both history and culture and the significance of Chinese medicine in the modern world, and invite established experts together with some of the most...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Understanding Chinese Society

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Xiaowei Zang

    This second edition of Understanding Chinese Society provides a comprehensive, readable, and well-grounded introduction to the key issues affecting contemporary China. A thorough analysis is undertaken not only of China’s family patterns, education system, status, hierarchy, and ethnic diversity,...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Mao's Road to Power

    Revolutionary Writings: Volume VIII

    Edited by Stuart Schram, Timothy Cheek, Roderick MacFarquhar

    This eighth volume covers the period 1942 to 1945 when Mao asserted his status as the incarnation and symbol of the Chinese Revolution and the sinification of Marxism-Leninism....

    To Be Published July 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. China's Military Procurement in the Reform Era

    The Setting of New Directions

    By Yoram Evron

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    The decisions that shape the policy of weapons procurement are an important area of national security policy. This is all the more true for China, which during recent decades has vacillated between different sources and directions of military build-up. This book explores the politics of military...

    To Be Published July 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Britain and China, 1840-1970

    Empire, Finance and War

    Edited by Robert Bickers, Jonathan Howlett

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

    This book presents a range of new research on British-Chinese relations in the period from Britain’s first imperial intervention in China in 1839 up to the 1960s. The book questions what 'Chinese-British relations' actually meant in practice in China, in Britain, and in its empire, and challenges...

    To Be Published July 13th 2015 by Routledge

  9. China-Malaysia Relations and Foreign Policy

    By Razak Abdullah

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    When Malaysian Prime Minister, Tun Abdul Razak Hussein, paid an official visit to China in May 1974, it secured Malaysia a place in the annals of regional diplomatic history as the first ASEAN country to establish full diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China. This book analyses the...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Chinese Student Migration and Selective Citizenship

    Mobility, Community and Identity Between China and the United States

    By Lisong Liu

    Series: Chinese Worlds

    Since China began its open-door and reform policies in 1978, more than three million Chinese students have migrated to study abroad, and the United States has been their top destination. The recent surge of students following this pattern, along with the rising tide of Chinese middle- and...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge