Community Matters in Xinjiang: 1880-1949

Towards a Historical Anthropology of the Uyghur

Ildikó Bellér-Hann

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€148,00
$177.00
ISBN13: 
9789004166752
E-ISBN: 
9789047443209
Publication Date: 
August 2008
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 480 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-1344
Volume: 
17

Kjeld Erik Brødsgaard, Copenhagen Business School and Koen Rutten, Asia Research Centre, Copenhagen Business School

In From Accelerated Accumulation to Socialist Market Economy in China, Kjeld Erik Brødsgaard and Koen Rutten shed new light on the changing discourse that has shaped China’s idiosyncratic model of economic development.
Series: 
Volume: 
38
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004330085
Expected: 
April 2017
€138,00
$159.00

Pedith Pui Chan, Chinese University of Hong Kong

The Making of A Modern Art World explores the institutionalisation and legitimisation of guohua in Republican Shanghai, aiming to reconstruct the operational logic and the stratified hierarchy of Shanghai’s art world.
Series: 
Volume: 
37
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004338098
E-ISBN: 
9789004338104
Publication date: 
March 2017
€154,00
$178.00

Jane Qian Liu, Beijing Normal University

In Transcultural Lyricism, Jane Qian Liu discusses the extent to which modern Chinese writer-translators borrowed from foreign literary works to create new ways to express emotion and by extension radically transformed the lyrical modes of modern Chinese literature.
Series: 
Volume: 
36
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301313
E-ISBN: 
9789004301320
Publication date: 
January 2017
€121,00
$140.00

Kwan Man Bun, University of Cincinnati

Patriots’ Games offers a microhistory of Fan Xudong’s Yongli Chemical Industries from its founding in 1917 to nationalization in 1953, revealing hitherto hidden processes and dilemmas confronting private capital in modern China.
Series: 
Volume: 
35
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336377
E-ISBN: 
9789004336384
Publication date: 
November 2016
€132,00
$152.00

Roberta Tontini, University of Heidelberg

In Muslim Sanzijing, Roberta Tontini traces the history of Islam and Islamic law in China through a rigorous analysis of popular Chinese Islamic primers from the 18th to the 21st century.
Series: 
Volume: 
34
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004319240
E-ISBN: 
9789004319257
Publication date: 
June 2016
€104,00
$125.00

Michael Loewe, University of Cambridge

China’s early emperors must pay their respects to their predecessors in the correct form; the conduct of government and commercial practice depended on a generally accepted system of weights and measures; critics needed a secure means of expressing their views.
Series: 
Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314887
E-ISBN: 
9789004314900
Publication date: 
June 2016
€114,00
$137.00

Igor Iwo Chabrowski, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

In Singing on the River, Igor Chabrowski explores life conditions and work-song traditions of Sichuan boatmen demonstrating how they constructed their mentality and social identity in the turbulent first half of the twentieth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305632
E-ISBN: 
9789004305649
Publication date: 
September 2015
€151,00
$166.00

Derek A. Levine, City University of New York

The Dragon Takes Flight: China's Aviation Policy, Achievements, and International Implications analyzes China’s journey toward the development of its C-919 large passenger aircraft and how Boeing and Airbus can meet the challenges they may face from its success.
Series: 
Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299481
E-ISBN: 
9789004299498
Publication date: 
June 2015
€120,00
$152.00

Ondřej Klimeš, The Oriental Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences

In Struggle by the Pen, Ondřej Klimeš explores the emergence of national consciousness and nationalist ideology of Uyghurs in Xinjiang from c. 1900-1949.
Series: 
Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288089
E-ISBN: 
9789004288096
Publication date: 
January 2015
€120,00
$152.00

Huang Xuelei, University of Edinburgh

In Shanghai Filmmaking, Huang Xuelei paints a multi-faceted picture of early Chinese film culture and examines a series of border-crossing practices across various ideological, geographical and medial divides.
Series: 
Volume: 
29
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279339
E-ISBN: 
9789004279346
Publication date: 
August 2014
€154,00
$185.00

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