China in and beyond the headlines

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  • Creator edited by Timothy B. Weston and Lionel M. Jensen
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, [2012] ©2012
  • Physical Details
    • xxv, 354 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9781442209046, 1442209046, 9781442209053, 1442209054, 9781442209060, 1442209062
  • OCLC ocn742512332

Notes

  • 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
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