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By Timothy B. Weston,Lionel M. Jensen

ISBN-10: 1442209046

ISBN-13: 9781442209046

ISBN-10: 1442209054

ISBN-13: 9781442209053

In the 3rd quantity of this well known sequence, top specialists supply interesting and unforeseen insights into serious problems with tradition, financial system, politics, and society in modern day China. This international, outdoor the succeed in of kingdom keep watch over and both misunderstood or unreported in Western media, earnings readability and size from the clean insights of a well-liked team of activists, investigative reporters, attorneys, students, and tourists, who proportion a typical curiosity in lessening the profound details hole among China and the remainder of the area. In 16 new essays, they handle such key themes as civil society, consumerism, environmental adversity, ethnic stress, the net, felony reform, new media and social networking, nationalist tourism, intercourse and pop culture, besides the prices of city gigantism to painting the complexity of existence in modern China—and how, more and more, it speaks to the standard event of Americans.

Contributions by: David Bandurski, Susan D. Blum, Timothy Cheek, Gady Epstein, Andrew S. Erickson, Lionel M. Jensen, John Kamm, Wenquing Kang, Katherine Palmer Kaup, Travis Klingberg, Orion A. Lewis, Benjamin L. Liebman, Jonathan S. Noble, Tim Oakes, Jessica C. Teets, Alex L. Wang, and Timothy B. Weston.

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