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New and Published Books

  1. China's Presence in the Middle East

    The Implications of the One Belt, One Road Initiative

    Edited by Anoushiravan Ehteshami, Niv Horesh

    Series: Durham Modern Middle East and Islamic World Series

    Chinese President Xi Jinping’s “One Belt, One Road” (OBOR) vision, heralded as an attempt to revive the pre-modern Silk Route, is intended to strengthen West Asia’s economic links with China through ambitious infrastructural projects. Central to this are fast-track rail links, funded by the...

    Published August 17th 2017 by Routledge

  2. Population Theory in China

    Edited by H. Yuan Tien

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Professor Ma Yinchu’s New Population Theory was widely criticised and discredited in the early years of the People’s Republic of China. However, in 1979, the Chinese government began to accept his hypothesis that the country could not afford more than a 2% increase in population and agreed that the...

    Published August 16th 2017 by Routledge

  3. Translating Foreign Otherness

    Cross-Cultural Anxiety in Modern China

    By Yifeng Sun

    Series: Routledge Advances in Translation and Interpreting Studies

    This book explores the deep-rooted anxiety about foreign otherness manifest through translation in modern China in its endeavours to engage in cross-cultural exchanges. It offers to theorize and contextualize a related range of issues concerning translation practice in response to foreign otherness...

    Published August 16th 2017 by Routledge

  4. An East Asian Challenge to Western Neoliberalism

    Critical Perspectives on the ‘China Model’

    By Niv Horesh, Kean Fan Lim

    Series: Routledge Studies on Comparative Asian Politics

    Analysts generally agree that, in the long term, the biggest challenge to American hegemony is not military, but rather China’s economic rise. This perception is spread in no small measure because Xi Jinping has – in the face of patent military inferiority – conducted himself much more boldly on...

    Published August 15th 2017 by Routledge

  5. Changing Taiwanese Identities

    Edited by J. Bruce Jacobs, Peter Kang

    Series: Routledge Research on Taiwan Series

    The peoples of Taiwan have been influenced by many different cultures and migrations throughout the island’s history. In the 20th and early 21st centuries especially it has been a stage for cultural and ethnic conflict, not least because of the arrival of mainland Chinese fleeing the Chinese...

    Published August 15th 2017 by Routledge

  6. Foreign Policies toward Taiwan

    By Shaohua Hu

    Series: China Policy Series

    The issue of Taiwan is the single most difficult factor in the relationship between China and the United States. Any cross-straits conflict between China and Taiwan is likely not only to pit the world’s two leading powers against each other, but also to suck in many other countries. This book...

    Published August 15th 2017 by Routledge

  7. Xinjiang and the Chinese State

    Violence in the Reform Era

    By Debasish Chaudhuri

    This book focuses on the nature of ethno-national conflicts and impacts of ideological orientation of the Communist Party of China (CPC) towards the national question in the context of Han nationalism and political, economic and security policies towards Xinjiang. Violence in Xinjiang since the mid...

    Published August 15th 2017 by Routledge India

  8. John Leighton Stuart's Missionary-Educator's Career in China

    By Hao Ping

    Series: China Perspectives

    In China, John Leighton Stuart (1876-1962) is a controversial figure occupying an important position in the history of modern China and Sino-U.S. relations. As a scholar and educator, Stuart loved Chinese culture and contributed much to the development of Chinese education. While as a missionary,...

    Published August 14th 2017 by Routledge

  9. China's New Retail Economy

    A Geographic Perspective

    By Shuguang Wang

    Series: Routledge Advances in Geography

    Retail is the essential link between production and consumption. The dynamics of a nation’s economy cannot be fully understood without a good understanding of its retail sector. This book is written to achieve three broad objectives. First, it provides a comprehensive assessment of the changes in...

    Published August 11th 2017 by Routledge

  10. China in Symbolic Communication

    By Sui Yan

    Series: China Perspectives

    What kinds of human individuals, events, things and commodities can best represent China? How have those representative symbols evolved in Chinese history? How have they been highlighted, disseminated and accepted? In this book, a full range of symbols and seemingly discrete social phenomena,...

    Published August 10th 2017 by Routledge