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The Resource China in and beyond the headlines, edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen

China in and beyond the headlines, edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen

Label
China in and beyond the headlines
Title
China in and beyond the headlines
Statement of responsibility
edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the third volume of this popular series, leading experts provide fascinating and unexpected insights into critical issues in today's China. They address such key topics as civil society, consumerism, environmental adversity, ethnic tension, the Internet, legal reform, new media and social networking, nationalist tourism, sex, and popular culture, as well the costs of urban gigantism, to portray the complexity of life in contemporary China-and how, increasingly, it speaks to the everyday experience of Americans
Dewey number
951.06
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Weston, Timothy B.
  • Jensen, Lionel M
Series statement
China beyond the headlines
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • China
  • United States
Label
China in and beyond the headlines, edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : China, the United States and convulsive cooperation / Lionel M. Jensen and Timothy B. Weston -- Jousting with monsters : journalists in a rapidly changing China / David Bandurski -- Youth culture in China : idols, sex, and the Internet / Jonathan S. Noble -- Dismantling the socialist welfare state : the rise of civil society in China / Jessica C. Teets -- Mutually assured destruction or dependence? : US and Chinese perspectives on China's military development / Andrew S. Erickson -- China's environmental tipping point / Alex L. Wang -- China's historic urbanization : explosive and challenging / Timothy B. Weston -- The worlds of China's intellectuals / Timothy Cheek -- Why does China fear the Internet? / Susan D. Blum -- Producing exemplary consumers : tourism and leisure culture in China's nation-building project / Travis Klingberg & Tim Oakes -- Professionals and populists : the paradoxes of China's legal reforms / Benjamin L. Liebman -- The decriminalization and depathologization of homosexuality in China / Wenqing Kang -- An evolution of Chinese authoritarianism : lessons from the "Arab Spring" / Orion Lewis -- Culture industry, power and the spectacle of China's "Confucius institutes" / Lionel M. Jensen -- Tensions and violence in China's minority regions / Katherine Palmer Kaup -- An unharmonious society : foreign reporting in China / Gady Epstein -- Afterword : what future for human rights dialogues? / John Kamm
Control code
ocn801440780
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 354 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442209060
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801440780
Label
China in and beyond the headlines, edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : China, the United States and convulsive cooperation / Lionel M. Jensen and Timothy B. Weston -- Jousting with monsters : journalists in a rapidly changing China / David Bandurski -- Youth culture in China : idols, sex, and the Internet / Jonathan S. Noble -- Dismantling the socialist welfare state : the rise of civil society in China / Jessica C. Teets -- Mutually assured destruction or dependence? : US and Chinese perspectives on China's military development / Andrew S. Erickson -- China's environmental tipping point / Alex L. Wang -- China's historic urbanization : explosive and challenging / Timothy B. Weston -- The worlds of China's intellectuals / Timothy Cheek -- Why does China fear the Internet? / Susan D. Blum -- Producing exemplary consumers : tourism and leisure culture in China's nation-building project / Travis Klingberg & Tim Oakes -- Professionals and populists : the paradoxes of China's legal reforms / Benjamin L. Liebman -- The decriminalization and depathologization of homosexuality in China / Wenqing Kang -- An evolution of Chinese authoritarianism : lessons from the "Arab Spring" / Orion Lewis -- Culture industry, power and the spectacle of China's "Confucius institutes" / Lionel M. Jensen -- Tensions and violence in China's minority regions / Katherine Palmer Kaup -- An unharmonious society : foreign reporting in China / Gady Epstein -- Afterword : what future for human rights dialogues? / John Kamm
Control code
ocn801440780
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxv, 354 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442209060
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801440780

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