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China’s Healthcare System and Reform
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China’s Healthcare System and Reform

by Lawton Robert Burns (Editor), Gordon G. Liu (Editor) This volume provides a comprehensive review of China’s healthcare system […]

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Book review: Carnival China, by Kerry Brown
By June 15, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Book review: Carnival China, by Kerry Brown

A 2009 public survey by the state-owned magazine Xiaokang revealed that local government officials were less trusted than prostitutes, writes China wonk Kerry Brown.

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Hygienic Modernity: Meanings of Health and Disease in Treaty-Port China by Ruth Rogaski
By May 29, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Hygienic Modernity: Meanings of Health and Disease in Treaty-Port China by Ruth Rogaski

Placing meanings of health and disease at the center of modern Chinese consciousness, Ruth Rogaski reveals how hygiene became a crucial element in the…

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The Ghosts of Tiananmen Square
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The Ghosts of Tiananmen Square

Ian Johnson The People’s Republic of Amnesia: Tiananmen Revisited by Louisa Lim Tiananmen Exiles: Voices…

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The China Threat
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The China Threat

Now available in paper

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Solving China’s Schools: An Interview with Jiang Xueqin
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Solving China’s Schools: An Interview with Jiang Xueqin

Ian Johnson Ian Johnson: You helped set up a high school that was designed to get Chinese kids into universities like Yale. Jiang…

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Book review: Unbalanced – the Codependency of America and China, by Stephen Roach
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Book review: Unbalanced – the Codependency of America and China, by Stephen Roach

The United States and China have become the world’s ultimate odd couple, thrown together by circumstance but now so destructively co-dependent that neither seems able – …

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Sheng Yun: ‘Finnegans Wake’ in China
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Sheng Yun: ‘Finnegans Wake’ in China

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China After Tiananmen: Money, Yes; Ideas, No
By March 31, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

China After Tiananmen: Money, Yes; Ideas, No

Perry Link Deng Xiaoping, the man who said “go” for the final assault on thousands…

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Book review: The Locust Effect, by Gary Haugen, Victor Boutros
By March 16, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Book review: The Locust Effect, by Gary Haugen, Victor Boutros

In 1885, a racist Seattle mayor appointed himself police chief and tasked 100 men to stage an attack on the Chinese community: cue an orgy of murder, looting, forced expulsion …

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