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Falling Leaves: The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
Falling Leaves: The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
by Adeline Yen Mah
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"I read for two nights, sleepless, my heart pierced by Adeline Yen Mah's account of her terrible childhood. Falling Leaves is a potent psychological drama pitting a stubborn little girl against the most merciless of adversaries and rivals: her own family.... (read more)

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The Death of Woman Wang
The Death of Woman Wang
by Jonathan D Spence
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“Spence shows himself at once historian, detective, and artist. . . . He makes history howl.” (The New Republic)   Award-winning author Jonathan D. Spence paints a vivid picture of an obscure place and time: provincial China in the... (read more)

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To Change China: Western Advisers in China
To Change China: Western Advisers in China
by Jonathan D Spence
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"To change China" was the goal of foreign missionaries, soldiers, doctors, teachers, engineers, and revolutionaries for more than three hundred years. But the Chinese, while eagerly accepting Western technical advice, clung steadfastly to their own... (read more)

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Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Women #23: Chinese Women Organizing: Cadres, Feminists, Muslims, Queers
Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Women #23: Chinese Women Organizing: Cadres, Feminists, Muslims, Queers
by Ping Chun Hsiung
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In the process of helping women to help themselves, female activists have assumed a decisive role in negotiating social and political transformations in Chinese society. This is the first book that describes and analyzes the new phase of women's... (read more)

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Troublemaker :one man's crusade against China's cruelty
Troublemaker :one man's crusade against China's cruelty
by Harry Wu
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In 1995, Chinese-born American citizen Harry Wu touched off an international incident when he was arrested in China for spying. As rumors swirled that Hillary Clinton's long-planned trip to Beijing depended on Wu's release, the world wondered: Who was... (read more)

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China Underground
China Underground
by Zachary Mexico
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At the beginning of the 21st century, it is hard to imagine a place more exciting than China. Westerners hear much about Chinas role as the next “global superpower,” but they know less about the young people who make up Chinas varied and... (read more)

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Being Chinese: Voices from the Diaspora
Being Chinese: Voices from the Diaspora
by Wei Djao
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [225]-228) and index.... (read more)

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Before the Deluge: The Vanishing World of the Yangtze's Three Gorges
Before the Deluge: The Vanishing World of the Yangtze's Three Gorges
by Deirdre Chetham
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Chetham's elegiac book about the towns along the banks of the Three Gorges area of the Yangtze River was written on the very eve of their destruction. After great controversy, the Chinese government has begun construction of the world's largest... (read more)

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China's Foreign Relations in the Nineteen Eighties
China's Foreign Relations in the Nineteen Eighties
by Harry Harding
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What role will China play in world affairs during the 1980s, now that it has normalized relations with the United States and opened wider its economic doors? In this thoughtful and important book, six respected scholars analyze the major factors that... (read more)

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Urban Life in Contemporary China
Urban Life in Contemporary China
by Martin Whyte
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Through interviews with city residents, Martin King Whyte and William L. Parish provide a unique survey of urban life in the last decade of Mao Zedong's rule. They conclude that changes in society produced under communism were truly revolutionary and... (read more)

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China: An A-Z (Armchair Traveller)
China: An A-Z (Armchair Traveller)
by Kai Strittmatter
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A unique and humorous study of life in... (read more)

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Foreign Babes in Beijing: Behind the Scenes of a New China
Foreign Babes in Beijing: Behind the Scenes of a New China
by Rachel DeWoskin
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A smart, funny, insightful peek into modern China through the eyes of a "foreign babe." Hoping to improve her Chinese and broaden her cultural horizons, Rachel DeWoskin went to work for an American PR firm in China. Before she knew it, she was not... (read more)

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The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress: China's Search for Security
The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress: China's Search for Security
by Andrew Nathan
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Many see China and the United States on the path to confrontation. The Chinese leadership violates human rights norms. It maintains a harsh rule in Tibet, spars aggressively with Taiwan, and is clamping down on Hong Kong. A rising power with enormous... (read more)

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China in Transformation
China in Transformation
by Wei Ming Tu
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What will China look like in the twenty-first century? Powerful forces are at work and its seeming stability has been largely lost after Tiananmen Square. Changing political, social, economic, intellectual, and cultural conditions are transforming China... (read more)

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The Great Chinese Revolution: 1800-1985 (Cornelia & Michael Bessie Books)
The Great Chinese Revolution: 1800-1985 (Cornelia & Michael Bessie Books)
by John King Fairbank
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Understanding China's Revolution<P>Flying into China from Shanghai these days, one can see how close to nature the people live. The whole Yangtze delta, intricately dotted with lakes and crisscrossed by canals, is green cropland. Even its towns and... (read more)

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River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze (P.S.)
River Town: Two Years on the Yangtze (P.S.)
by Peter Hessler
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In the tradition of "Iron & Silk" comes a powerful memoir about a young American teacher in the Peace Corps living in the small Chinese city of Fuling as it navigates increasing waves of cultural and social upheaval. Maps.... (read more)

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China's New Rulers: The Secret Files
China's New Rulers: The Secret Files
by Andrew J Nathan
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At the Chinese Communist Party's 16th Congress in November 2002, a group of new leaders took over the world's most populous country. Their accession as the "Fourth Generation" of rulers of the People's Republic--following the generations of Mao... (read more)

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Chinese Women in a Century of Revolution, 1850-1950
Chinese Women in a Century of Revolution, 1850-1950
by Ono Kazuko
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Spanning the century from the Taiping Rebellion through the establishment of the People's Republic of China, this is the first comprehensive history of women in modern China. Its scope is broad, encompassing political, economic, military, and cultural... (read more)

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Falun Gong's Challenge to China: Spiritual Practice of "Evil Cult"?
Falun Gong's Challenge to China: Spiritual Practice of "Evil Cult"?
by Danny Schechter
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Cultural Writing. Politics. A revised edition of Schechter's investigation into the on-going tension between Falun Gong practitioners and the Chinese state. "Schechter lays bare the Chinese dictatorship's hysterical response to an innocent organization... (read more)

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Chen Village Under Mao & Deng, Expanded & Updated Edition
Chen Village Under Mao & Deng, Expanded & Updated Edition
by Anita Chan
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The first two editions of Chen Village presented an enthralling account of a Chinese village in the throes of Maoist revolution followed by dramatic changes in village life and local politics during the Deng Xiaoping period. Now, more than a decade and a... (read more)

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