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China Transformed: Historical Change and the Limits of European Experience

China Transformed: Historical Change and the Limits of European Experience

by Bin Wong

Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801483271
Pages: 352
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2020-05-27
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"This bold, intellectually ambitious, and wholly original book challenges the way in which Western social science understands China. . . . It will set the standard for all future comparative and theoretical research on China."—Timothy Brook, Stanford University"This is a most extraordinary book. Wong's approach is to explore carefully similarities and differences between Chinese and European development over the long term, highlighting themes related to state-making and popular action. This is by far the most sophisticated, extended discussion of ...