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New and Published Books

  1. 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

  2. Chongqing’s Red Culture Campaign

    Simulation and its Social Implications

    By Xiao Mei

    Series: Routledge Research on the Politics and Sociology of China

    Between 2009 and 2012, the city of Chongqing came into the national, and even international spotlight, as it became the geographical centre of the ‘Singing Red, Smashing Black’ campaign, and later the political storm that swept China. Chongqing’s Red Culture Campaign drew an incredible amount of...

    Published July 21st 2017 by Routledge

  3. Emerging Powers in International Politics

    The BRICS and Soft Power

    Edited by Mathilde Chatin, Giulio Gallarotti

    The rise of large and rapidly growing nations is having a significant impact on the global order, as their expanding influence reshapes the structure of power in the international system. These emerging powers are increasingly asserting themselves as major actors on the global scene. Leading this...

    Published July 21st 2017 by Routledge

  4. Regulating Information Asymmetry in the Residential Real Estate Market

    The Hong Kong Experience

    By Devin Lin

    Series: Routledge Studies in International Real Estate

    This book conducts a detailed examination of the current form of the Hong Kong residential property regulatory system: the 2013 Residential Properties (Firsthand Sales) Ordinance (Cap 621). The author sheds light on how the new legislation promotes a number of values including information symmetry,...

    Published July 5th 2017 by Routledge

  5. Russia's Geoeconomic Strategy for a Greater Eurasia

    By Glenn Diesen

    Series: Rethinking Asia and International Relations

    Moscow has progressively replaced geopolitics with geoeconomics as power is recognised to derive from the state’s ability to establish a privileged position in strategic markets and transportation corridors. The objective is to bridge the vast Eurasian continent to reposition Russia from the...

    Published July 5th 2017 by Routledge

  6. Chinese Foreign Relations with Weak Peripheral States

    Asymmetrical Economic Power and Insecurity

    By Jeffrey Reeves

    Series: Asian Security Studies

    This book examines China’s relations with its weak peripheral states through the theoretical lens of structural power and structural violence. China’s foreign policy concepts toward its weak neighbouring states, such as the ‘One Belt, One Road’ strategy, are premised on the assumption that...

    Published June 30th 2017 by Routledge

  7. Chinese Labour in the Global Economy

    Capitalist Exploitation and Strategies of Resistance

    Edited by Andreas Bieler, Chun-Yi Lee

    Series: Rethinking Globalizations

    Chinese development is widely considered to be an example of successful developmental catch-up with double-digit growth rates year on year. Some even talk of an emerging power, which may in time replace the US as the global economy’s hegemon. And yet there is a dark underside to this ‘miracle’ in...

    Published June 22nd 2017 by Routledge

  8. Social Capital and Institutional Constraints

    A Comparative Analysis of China, Taiwan and the US

    By Joonmo Son

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    The sociological concept of social capital has grown in popularity in recent years and research programs in North America, Europe, and East Asia have demonstrated how social capital has a significant impact on occupational mobility, community building, social movement, and economic development....

    Published June 16th 2017 by Routledge

  9. Civilising Citizens in Post-Mao China

    Understanding the Rhetoric of Suzhi

    By Delia Lin

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Political discourse in contemporary China is intimately linked to the patriotic reverie of restoring China as a great civilisation, a dream of reformers since the beginning of the twentieth century. The concept and use of suzhi – a term that denotes the idea of cultivating a ‘quality’ citizenship –...

    Published June 15th 2017 by Routledge

  10. Politics of the 'Other' in India and China

    Western Concepts in Non-Western Contexts

    Edited by Lion Koenig, Bidisha Chaudhuri

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

    The social sciences have been heavily influenced by modernization theory, focusing on issues of economic growth, political development and social change, in order to develop a predictive model of linear progress for developing countries following a Western prototype. Under this hegemonic paradigm...

    Published June 15th 2017 by Routledge