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China Review 1994

by Yue-Man Yeung

  • 161 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

  • Development studies,
  • China,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • Politics / Current Events

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages540
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13075481M
    ISBN 109622016162
    ISBN 109789622016163

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Description: China Review International presents timely, English-language reviews of recently published China-related books and monographs from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, Europe, the U.S., and elsewhere.

Its multidisciplinary scope and international coverage make it an indispensable tool for all those interested in Chinese culture and civilization, and enable the sinologist to keep.

China Review International: A Journal of Reviews of Scholarly Literature in Chinese Studies presents timely, English-language reviews of recently published China-related books and monographs from China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan, Europe, the U.S., and elsewhere.

Its multidisciplinary scope and international coverage make it an indispensable tool for all those interested in Chinese culture and.

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