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War and politics in China

Pratt, John Thomas Sir

War and politics in China

by Pratt, John Thomas Sir

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Published by J. Cape in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Eastern question (Far East),
    • China -- Foreign relations.,
    • China -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Sir John T. Pratt ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS740 .P92
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., 9-289, [1] p.
      Number of Pages289
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6455212M
      LC Control Number43015317
      OCLC/WorldCa1444540

      This book, first published in , examines why China and Europe shared similar processes but experienced opposite outcomes. This historical comparison of China and Europe challenges the presumption that Europe was destined to enjoy checks and balances while China was preordained to suffer under a coercive universal by: A pretty technical book that delves into the mysteries of China’s financial developments throughout the s and s, Factions in Finance is a .

      In the next chapter, “PLA Politics under Jiang and Hu,” the author continues to explore the changes in China’s civil-military relations from Jiang Zemin (–) to Hu Jintao (–), who had transferred power from the old-guard party/military leaders to . A New Literary History of Modern China. Edited by David Der-wei Wang. Featuring over Chinese and non-Chinese contributors, this landmark volume, edited by David Der-wei Wang, explores unconventional forms as well as traditional genres, emphasizes Chinese authors’ influence on foreign writers as well as China’s receptivity to outside literary influences, and .

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