807 books (41 pages) in this category

China and Russia

The New Rapprochement

by Alexander Lukin

With many predicting the end of US hegemony, Russia and China's growing cooperation in a number of key strategic areas looks set to have a major impact on global power dynamics. But what lies behind this Sino-Russian rapprochement? Is it simply ...

ISBN: 9781509521715

Binding: Paperback


China and Taiwan

by Steven M. Goldstein

<p>Relations between Taiwan and the People s Republic of China have oscillated between outright hostility and wary detente ever since the Archipelago seceded from the Communist mainland over six decades ago. While the mainland has long coveted ...

ISBN: 9780745660004

Binding: Paperback


China in World Politics

by Judith F. Kornberg

ISBN: 9781555874278

Binding: Paperback


China's Coming War with Asia

by Jonathan Holslag

<p>China?s ambition is to rise peacefully. Avoiding fierce conflicts with its Asian neighbors is essential to this goal. Jonathan Holslag makes a brilliant case for the geopolitical dilemma facing the rising China, and his argument that China ...

ISBN: 9780745688244

Binding: Hardback


China's Coming War with Asia

by Jonathan Holslag

<p>China?s ambition is to rise peacefully. Avoiding fierce conflicts with its Asian neighbors is essential to this goal. Jonathan Holslag makes a brilliant case for the geopolitical dilemma facing the rising China, and his argument that China ...

ISBN: 9780745688251

Binding: Paperback


China's Environmental Challenges

by Judith Shapiro

<p>China s huge environmental challenges are significant for us all. They affect not only the health and well-being of China but the very future of the planet.</p> <p>In the second edition of this acclaimed, trailblazing book, noted China ...

ISBN: 9780745698649

Binding: Paperback


China's Foreign Policy

by Stuart Harris

China?s inexorable rise as a major world power is one of the defining features of the contemporary political landscape. But should we heed the warnings of a so-called ?China threat?? Is China set to become the next superpower? Or will its ...

ISBN: 9780745662473

Binding: Paperback


China's Future

by David Shambaugh

<p>China's future is arguably the most consequential question in global affairs. Having enjoyed unprecedented levels of growth, China is at a critical juncture in the development of its economy, society, polity, national security, and ...

ISBN: 9781509507146

Binding: Paperback


China's Legal System

by Pitman Potter

China?s struggle for the rule of law is at a critical juncture. As a key element of governance in the PRC today, China?s legal system affects not only domestic affairs but also China?s engagement with the world. But can a credible legal system ...

ISBN: 9780745662695

Binding: Paperback


China's Military Transformation

by you Ji

<p>China s military transformation is one of the major geo-strategic developments of the 21st Century. Billions of dollars are being spent modernizing The People s Liberation Army (PLA) as China seeks to upgrade and expand its military ...

ISBN: 9780745670799

Binding: Paperback


Chinese Politics in the Xi Jinping Era

Reassessing Collective Leadership

by Cheng Li

Examines how the structure and dynamics of Chinese party leadership have evolved since the late 1990s and argues that "inner-party democracy" - the concept of collective leadership that emphasizes deal making based on accepted rules and norms - ...

ISBN: 9780815726920

Binding: Paperback


Choosing Openness: A Lowy Institute Paper: Penguin Special

by Andrew Leigh

Across the developed world, global engagement has become a major political fault line. Some say that trade, investment, and immigration are threats rather than opportunities. Global uncertainty, rising inequality, and populism present real ...

ISBN: 9780143788317

Binding: Paperback


Choosing the Republic

by Glenn Patmore

It has been ten years since the 1999 Republican referendum failed. Whilst it was ultimately unsuccessful, it has engaged people in a debate that has spanned a decade. Australians seem to want a republic, but there is uncertainty about what kind ...

ISBN: 9781742230153

Binding: Paperback


Circling the Square

Stories from the Egyptian Revolution

by Wendell Steavenson

From the acclaimed <i>New Yorker</i> writer, here is a compelling chronicle of the Egyptian Revolution, from Mubarak's downfall to Morsi's, told through the stories of Egyptians, the activists and those who were indifferent, thugs and elites, ...

ISBN: 9781783782345

Binding: Paperback


Cities of Power: The Urban, The National, The Social, The Global

by Goran Therborn

Cities of Power ...

ISBN: 9781784785444

Binding: Hardback


City Of Oranges

by Adam Lebor

A new edition of this acclaimed history of Arabs and Jews in Jaffa, with a major new afterword. The ancient port of Jaffa, now part of Tel Aviv, was once known as the 'Bride of Palestine' . It was one of the great cosmopolitan cities of the ...

ISBN: 9781786695932

Binding: Hardback


City of Quartz

by Mike Davis

No metropolis has been more loved or more hated. To its official boosters, Los Angeles brings it all together. To detractors, LA is a sunlit mortuary where you can rot without feeling it. To Mike Davis, the author of this fiercely ...

ISBN: 9781786635891

Binding: Paperback


Civil Disobedience

by William E. Scheuerman

What is civil disobedience? Although Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King helped to bring the idea to prominence, even today it remains unclear how we should best understand civil disobedience. Why have so many different activists and ...

ISBN: 9781509518630

Binding: Paperback


Civil Resistance Today

by Kurt Schock

<p>From Gandhi's salt march to the US civil rights movement and Occupy Wall Street, nonviolent campaigns to promote democracy, human rights and social justice have long played an important transformative role in local, national and global ...

ISBN: 9780745682679

Binding: Paperback


Civil Wars

by Stathis N. Kalyvas

ISBN: 9780745645421

Binding: Hardback