Fung Library

New English Acquisitions

No. 102 – Spring-Summer 2015 - New Books

  • Aglietta, Michel and Guo Bai, China’s Development: Capitalism and Empire (New York: Routledge, 2013), 319 pp.

  • Bannister, Tom and Jeremie Beja, eds., A Longer March: Special Issue on Women’s Organizations in China (Beijing: China Development Brief, 2015), 78 pp.

  • Bell, Daniel A., The China Model: Political Meritocracy and the Limits of Democracy (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2015), 318 pp.

  • Butollo, Florian, The End of the Cheap Labour? Industrial Transformation and “Social Upgrading” in China (New York: Campus Verlag, 2014), 400 pp.

  • Chang, Gordon H., Fateful Ties: A History of America’s Preoccupation with China (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015), 314 pp.

  • Chen, An, The Transformation of Governance in Rural China: Market, Finance, and Political Authority (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 391 pp.

  • Chen, Chien-Hsun, Is China in the International Tax Competition Arena? (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2014), 17 pp.

  • Chen, Chien Hsun, Trends of Private Consumption in the Restructuring of China’s Economy (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2014), 16 pp.

  • Chen, Gang, China’s Parliamentary 2015: Agenda-Setting in the “New Normal” (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 12 pp.

  • Chen, Gang, Wang Qishan and China’s Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 16 pp.

  • Chen, Wenhong and Stephen D. Reese, eds., Networked China: Global Dynamics of Digital Media and Civic Engagement (New York: Routledge, 2015), 236 pp.

  • Chen, Zongshi, The Revival, Legitimization, and Development of Private Enterprise in China (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), 191 pp.

  • China Digital Times, Decoding the Chinese Internet: A Glossary of Political Slang 2015 (Berkeley, 2015), 69 pp.

  • Christensen, Thomas J., The China Challenge: Shaping the Choices of a Rising Power (New York: W.W. Norton, 2015), 371 pp.

  • Coble, Parks M., China’s War Reporters: The Legacy of Resistance Against Japan (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015), 267 pp.

  • Cole, J. Michael, Black Island: Two Years of Activism in Taiwan (Seattle: CreateSpace, 2015), 413 pp.

  • Cook, Sarah, The Long Shadow of Chinese Censorship” How the Communist Party’s Media Restrictions Affect News Outlets Around the World (Washington, DC: Center for International Media Assistance, 2013), 67 pp.

  • Cook, Sarah, The Politburo’s Predicament: Confronting the Limitations of Chinese Communist Party Repression (Washington, DC: Freedom House, 2015), 49 pp.

  • Crookes, Paul Irwin and Jan Knoerich, eds., Cross-Taiwan Strait Relations in an Era of Technological Change: Security, Economic and Cultural Dimensions (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), 198 pp.

  • DeMare, Brian James, Mao’s Cultural Army: Drama Troupes in China’s Rural Revolution (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 257 pp.

  • Denoon, David B.H., ed., China, the United States and the Future of Central Asia (New York: New York University Press, 2015), 445 pp.

  • Dillon, Nara, Radical Inequalities in China’s Welfare State in Comparative Perspective (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2015), 325 pp.

  • Du, Jane, Food Security in China (1): The Evolution of Post-1978 Grain Policies (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 13 pp.

  • Du, Jane, Food Security in China (II): Rationale and Recent Policies (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 11 pp.

  • Dutton, Peter A. and Ryan D. Martinson, eds., Beyond the Wall: Chinese Far Seas Operations (Newport, RI: China Maritime Studies Institute, U.S. Naval War College, 2015), 120 pp.

  • Erickson, Andrew S. and Austin M. Strange, Six Years at Sea … and Counting: Gulf of Aden Anti-Piracy and China’s Maritime Commons Presence (Washington, DC: Jamestown Foundation, 2015), 202 pp.

  • Fish, Eric, China’s Millennials: The Want Generation (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2015), 255 pp.

  • Godement, François, Contemporary China: Between Mao and Market (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2016), 266 pp.

  • Goldstein, Jonathan, ed., The Jews of China, Vol. 1: Historical and Comparative Perspectives (New York: M.E. Sharpe, 1999), 308 pp.  [Gift of the Asia Center, Harvard University, In Memory of Marcia Kleinman, Mother of Professor Arthur Kleinman, 2015]

  • Goldstein, Lyle J., Meeting China Halfway: How to Defuse the Emerging US-China Rivalry (Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2015), 389 pp.

  • Gonzales, Prizgar, The Beijing Maestro: It’s Glorious to be Rich (Charleston, SC, 2014), 124 pp.

  • Gore, Lance L.P., The Central Organisation Department of the Chinese Communist Party (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 13 pp.

  • Gore, Lance L.P., The “Naked Official” Phenomenon in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 20 pp.

  • Gore, Lance L.P., Xi Jinping’s Leading Group: A Year in Operation (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 18 pp.

  • Gore, lance L.P., What Xi Jinping is Made Of:  Xi in His Own Words (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 18 pp.

  • He, Baogang, Governing Taiwan and Tibet: Democratic Approaches (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2015), 263 pp.

  • Ho, Cheuk-Yuet, Neo-Socialist Property Rights: The Predicament of Housing Ownership in China (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2015), 225 pp.

  • Ho, Ming-sho, Working Class Formation in Taiwan: Fractured Solidarity in State-Owned Enterprises, 1945–2012 (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), 247 pp.

  • Horsburgh, Nicola, China and Global Nuclear Order: From Estrangement to Active Engagement (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015), 234 pp.

  • Idema, Wilt L., The Metamorphosis of Tianxian Pei: Local Opera Under the Revolution (1949–1956) (Hong Kong: The Chinese University Press, 2015), 344 pp.

  • Ikenberry, Wang Jisi, and Zhu Feng, eds., America, China, and the Struggle for World Order: Ideas, Traditions, Historical Legacies, and Global Visions (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), 396 pp.

  • Jeffreys, Elaine and Haiqing Yu, Sex in China (Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2015), 232 pp.

  • Kennedy, Andrew Bingham, The International Ambitions of Mao and Nehru: National Efficacy Beliefs and the Making of Foreign Policy (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012), 261 pp.

  • Khan, Sulmann Wasif, Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy: China’s Cold War and the People of the Tibetan Borderlands (Chapel Hill:  University of North Carolina Press), 189 pp.

  • Lam, Peng Er, Sri Lanka and China’s Maritime Silk Road: A Convergence of Interests (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 14 pp.

  • Lam, Peng Er, Thailand’s KRA Canal Proposal and China’s Maritime Silk Road (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 19 pp.

  • Lam, Willy Wo-Lap, Chinese Politics in the Era of Xi Jinping: Renaissance, Reform, or Retrogression? (New York: Routledge, 2015), 323 pp.

  • Lee, Charlotte P., Training the Party: Party Adaptation and Elite Training in Reform-Era China (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015), 251 pp.

  • Lee, Joseph Tse-Hei, Satish K. Kolluri, and Pan Zhen, China and India: Globalization with Different Paths (Hong Kong: Hong Kong Centre for Qualitative Social Research, Department of Sociology, Shue Yan University, 2015), 39 pp.

  • Leung, Pak-wah, The Quasi-War in East Asia: China’s Dispute with Japan Over the Ryukyu (Liu Ch-iu) Islands and its Global Implications (Paramus, NJ: Homa & Sekey Books, 2016), 307 pp.

  • Leung, Joe C.B. and Yuebin Xu, China’s Social Welfare: The Third Turning Point (Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2015), 232 pp.

  • Leung, Parry P., Labor Activists and the New Working Class in China: Strike Leaders’ Struggles (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), 199 pp.

  • Li, He, Political Thought and China’s Transformation:  Ideas Shaping Reform in Post-Mao China (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), 208 pp.

  • Li, Liaoxi, Macroeconomics: A Chinese Perspective (Singapore: Cengage Learning Asia Pte., Ltd., 2014), 524 pp.

  • Li, Peilin and Laurence Roulleau-Berger, eds., China’s Internal and International Migration (New York:  Routledge, 2013), 277 pp.

  • Lieberthal, Kenneth, Cheng Li, and Yu Keping, eds., China’s Political Development: Chinese and American Perspectives (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2014), 417 pp.

  • Lim Alvin Chen Hin, Africa and China’s 21st Century Maritime Silk Road (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 11 pp.

  • Lim, Tai Wei, The Outcome of the Political Reform Package Vote in Hong Kong (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 14 pp.

  • Lim, Tai Wei, Sino-Japanese Relations: Japanese Perspectives (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 12 pp.

  • Lim, Tai Wei, Strategic Partnership Versus Alliance: The Chinese-Pakistan Relations Versus the US-Japan Alliance (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 13 pp.

  • Lindsay, Jon R., Tai Ming Cheung, and Derek S. Reveron, eds., China and Cybersecurity: Espionage, Strategy, and Politics in the Digital Domain (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015), 375 pp.

  • Lintner, Bertil, Great Game East: India, China, and the Struggle for Asia’s Most Volatile Frontier (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015), 343 pp.

  • Liu, Hwa-Jen, Leverage of the Weak:  Labor and Environmental Movements in Taiwan and South Korea (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2015), 225 pp.

  • Liu, Mingfu, The China Dream: Great Power Thinking and Strategic Posture in the Post-American Era (New York: CN Times Books, 2015), 272 pp.

  • Lo, Chi, China’s Impossible Trinity: The Structural Challenges to the “Chinese Dream” (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015), 202 pp.

  • Miligan-Whyte, John and Dai Min, Moral Authority and Mankind’s Future: America and China’s Responsibilities (New York: New School Press, 2012), 486 pp.

  • Ming, Holly H., The Education of Migrant Children and China’s Future: The Urban Left Behind (New York: Routledge, 2014), 236 pp.

  • Office of Naval Intelligence, PLA Navy: New Capabilities and Missions for the 21st Century (Washington, DC), 48 pp.

  • Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Urban Policy Reviews (2015): China (Paris, 2014), 243 pp.

  • Pan, Chengxin, Knowledge, Desire and Power in Global Politics: Western Representations of China’s Rise (Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2012), 247 pp.

  • Pantsov, Alexander V. and Steven I. Levine, Deng Xiaoping: A Revolutionary Life (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015), 610 pp.

  • Paulson, Henry M., Jr., Dealing with China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower (New York: Hachette, 2015), 430 pp.

  • Perkins, Dwight H., The Economic Transformation of China (Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, 2015), 482 pp.

  • Qian, Jiwei, The Emerging Private Sector in the Chinese Health System (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 17 pp.

  • Rithmire, Meg, The “Chongqing Model” and the Future of China (Boston: Harvard Business School. 2013), 36 pp.

  • Rittenberg, Yulin Wang, After the Bitter Comes the Sweet: How One Woman Weathered the Storms of China’s Recent History (Seattle: East West Insights, 2015), 352 pp.

  • Rocca, Jean-Louis, A Sociology of Modern China (New York: Oxford University Press, 2015), 177 pp.

  • Saich, Tony, Governance and Politics of China, 4th ed. (New York: Palgrave, 2015),
    408 pp.

  • Seidman, Yaron, Chinese Medicine Liberation: Inner Documents (Greenwich, CT: Hunyuan Group, 2015), 965 pp.

  • Shan, Wei, Nationalism in China: Ideology and Socio-Demographics (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 17 pp.

  • Shih, Hui Min, The Twenty Years of Development of the Chinese Internet (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 17 pp.

  • Shih Hui Mina and Lim Wen Xin, The Impacts of Social Media on China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 19 pp.

  • Steinfeld, Jemimah, Little Emperors and Material Girls: Sex and Youth in Modern China (New York: I.B. Tauris, 2015), 230 pp.

  • Tanner, Harold M., Where Chiang Kai-shek Lost China:  The Liao-Shen Campaign, 1948 (Bloomington,: Indiana University Press, 2015), 365 pp.

  • Taylor, Monique, The Chinese State: Oil and Energy Security (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), 213 pp.

  • Thonup Gtaki and Anne F. Thurston, The Noodle Maker of Kalimpong: The Dalai Lama’s Brother and his Struggle for Tibet (New York: PublicAffairs, 2015), 353 pp.

  • Tong, Sarah Y., Lianghui and Li Keqiang’s Economic Agenda (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 18 pp.

  • Tong, Sarah Y. and Ping Xiaojuan, Recent Development in China’s Trade and Government Policies (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 25 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, Indonesia’s South China Sea Policy and Relations with China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 13 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, Vietnam’s Domestic Politics and South China Sea Policy (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 12 pp.

  • Walder, Andrew G., China Under Mao: A Revolution Derailed (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2015), 413 pp.

  • Wan, Jin, The Shanghai–Hong Kong Stock Connect (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 14 pp.

  • Wang, Zhengxu, Xi Jinping’s Style of Reform and Governance: Towards a “Two Hundred-Year-Vision” for China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 12 pp.

  • Wilkinson, Endymion, Chinese History: A New Manual, 4th ed. (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2015), 1135 pp.

  • Wong, John and Lim Tai Wei, The Economic Card in China’s Pro-Active Diplomacy (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 11 pp.

  • Wright, Teresa, Party and State in Post-Mao China (Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2015), 221 pp.

  • Xie, Baohui, Media Transparency in China: Rethinking Rhetoric and Reality (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014), 195 pp.

  • Yan, Hao, New Requirements for Policy Making and Project Planning in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 17 pp.

  • Yang, Mu, Henry Chan, and Lim Wen Xin, The Export of China’s Railway Technology: A Smooth Road Ahead? (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 20 pp.

  • Yang, Mu and Lim Wen Xin, Recent Development of Internet Finance in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 22 pp.

  • Yew, Chiew Ping, Mainland Visitors and Sustainable Tourism in Hong Kong (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 16 pp.

  • You, Ji, China’s Civil-Military Strategies for South China Sea Dispute Control (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 18 pp.

  • You, Ji, The People’s Liberation Army in the South China Sea Dispute: Institutional Role and War Preparation (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 14 pp.

  • Yu, Hong, The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank to Spearhead China’s “One Belt, One Road” Initiative (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 17 pp.

  • Yu, Hong, Problems of Land-Centred Urbanisation in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 16 pp.

  • Yu, Hong, Yunnan in China’s Maritime Silk Road of the 21st Century Strategy (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 19 pp.

  • Zang, Xiaowei, Ethnicity in China: A Critical Introduction (Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2015), 236 pp.

  • Zhang, Chi, Changes in the Global Energy System and their Implications for China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 18 pp.

  • Zhang, Feng, Chinese Hegemony: Grand Strategy and International Institutions in East Asian History (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2015), 261 pp.

  • Zhang, Mingshu, What Kind of Democracy Do Chinese People Want (Beijing: Intercontinental Press, 2014), 372 pp.

  • Zhao, Litao, China’s Pension Reform Under Xi Jinping (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 14 pp.

  • Zhao, Litao and Qian Jiwei, China’s “2015 Lianghui” Government Agenda in the Social Domain (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 19 pp.

  • Zhou, Zhihua, China’s Rural Land Reform: An Update (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 15 pp.

  • Zhou, Zhihua, The Chinese Government’s New Housing Market Initiatives (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 17 pp.

  • Zheng, Yongnian and Shan Wei, Understanding Xi Jinping’s “Rule of Law” Campaign (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2015), 16 pp.

  • Zhu, Dandan, 1956: Mao’s China and the Hungarian Crisis (Ithaca, NY: East Asia Program, Cornell University, 2013), 310 pp.

  • Zou, Lixing, China Base: County-Level Economy and Society (Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific Publishing, 2015), 291 pp.

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