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Forthcoming Chinese Politics Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. International Engagement in China’s Human Rights

    Edited by Titus Chen, Dingding Chen

    Series: China Policy Series

    Since the Tiananmen Square incident in 1989 there has been increasing international pressure on China to improve its approach to human rights, whilst at the same time the Chinese government has itself realised that it needs to improve its approach, and has indeed done much to implement improvements...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. China’s International Roles

    Challenging or Supporting International Order?

    Edited by Sebastian Harnisch, Sebastian Bersick, Jörn-Carsten Gottwald

    Series: Role Theory and International Relations

    This collection examines changes in China’s international role over the past century. Tracing the links between domestic and external expectations in the PRC’s role conception and preferred engagement patterns in world politics, the work provides a systematic account of changes in China’s role and...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. NGO Governance and Management in China

    Edited by Reza Hasmath, Jennifer Y. J. Hsu

    Series: Routledge Studies on China in Transition

    As China becomes increasingly integrated into the global system there will be continuing pressure to acknowledge and engage with non-governmental organizations (NGOs). Suffice to say, without a clear understanding of the state’s interaction with NGOs, and vice versa, any political, economic and...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Sino-U.S. Energy Triangles

    Resource Diplomacy Under Hegemony

    Edited by David Zweig, Yufan Hao

    Series: Politics in Asia

    The remarkable performance of the Chinese economy in the last three decades has placed China at the centre of the world stage. In 1993, China became a net importer of energy, although it was not until the early 2000s that the world began to pay more attention to China’s energy needs and its...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Economic Reform Processes in South Asia

    Toward Policy Efficiency

    Edited by Philippa Dee

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

    While South Asia’s economic reform initiatives of the last two decades were often born in crisis, this alone does not account for their occurrence. This book looks at the processes and institutional arrangements behind these reforms, and analyses what lessons can be learnt about how South Asia can...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. China and the International System

    Becoming a World Power

    Edited by Xiaoming Huang, Robert G. Patman

    Series: China Policy Series

    This book considers the evolving relationship between China and the international system, and the interaction between a China of profound change in its identity, capability, and influence, and an international system that is itself experiencing a process of far-reaching transformation. It develops...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Local Environmental Politics in China

    Challenges and Innovations

    Edited by Genia Kostka, Arthur P.J. Mol

    Knowledge and insight in national environmental governance in China is widespread. However, increasingly it has been acknowledged that the major problems in guiding the Chinese economy and society towards sustainability are to be found at the local level. This book illuminates the fast-changing...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Eurasia’s Ascent in Energy and Geopolitics

    Rivalry or Partnership for China, Russia, and Central Asia?

    Edited by Robert Bedeski, Niklas Swanström

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    The Sino-Russian relationship has experienced several permutations in recent decades as both states have undergone radical domestic changes, including the end of Soviet communism and the abandonment of Maoism. This volume brings together scholars to address the current status of Sino-Russian...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Taiwan's Economic Transformation

    Leadership, Property Rights and Institutional Change 1949-1965

    By Tai-Chun Kuo, Ramon H Myers

    Series: Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

    This book tells the story of Taiwan’s economic revolution—how Taiwan transformed itself from a planned economy into a market economy between 1949 and 1965. The authors posit that it was the Kuomintang Government's endorsement of property rights reform and institutional change that enabled Taiwan to...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Chinese Public Diplomacy

    The Rise of the Confucius Institute

    By Falk Hartig

    Series: Routledge New Diplomacy Studies

    This book presents the first comprehensive analysis of Confucius Institutes (CIs), situating them as a tool of public diplomacy in the broader context of China’s foreign affairs. The study establishes the concept of public diplomacy as the theoretical framework for analysing CIs. By...

    To Be Published September 8th 2015 by Routledge