Explores the anxieties of urban, middle-class parents in China. This book reveals how global transformations are... Læs mere
Discusses the changing structural and institutional context of scientific research in China. This title includes essays that focus on China's nuclear programme, space technology, aviation, aeronautics, IT, industrial development and biology research.
Frau Shibata ist vierunddreißig und arbeitet als Angestellte in einer Firma in Tokyo, in der Männer das Sagen haben. Ständig wird sie herumgeschubst, schlecht behandelt und... Læs mere
Little Emperors and Material Girls is the book which will change the way you see China.
A comprehensive history of Republican Beijing, this text examines how the capital acquired its identity as a consummately "traditional" Chinese city. The author argues that nostalgia directed towards the living Republic city is an essential characteristic of Chinese modernity.
An in-depth analysis of the role of law in China's iost-Mao economic transformation, contextualizing the Chinese experience in law and... Læs mere
The ancient story of King Goujian, a psychologically complex fifth-century BCE monarch, spoke powerfully to the Chinese during... Læs mere