China Quarterly

(The TQCC of China Quarterly is 0. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-10-01 to 2023-10-01.)
Total Mobilization from Below: Hong Kong's Freedom Summer23
Re-evaluating Political Trust: The Impact of Survey Nonresponse in Rural China19
State-led Financialization in China: The Case of the Government-guided Investment Fund19
“Detaching” Courts from Local Politics? Assessing the Judicial Centralization Reforms in China17
Economic Legitimation in a New Era: Public Attitudes to State Ownership and Market Regulation in China16
Bureaucratic Slack in China: The Anti-corruption Campaign and the Decline of Patronage Networks in Developing Local Economies15
The Experiences of Sexual and Gender Minorities in Employment: Evidence from a Large-scale Survey of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex People in China14
Acquiring a Beijing hukou: Who Is Eligible and Who Is Successful?13
The Discursive Politics of Education Policy in China: Educating Migrant Children13
The Paradigm Shift in the Disciplining of Village Cadres in China: From Mao to Xi13
“The Party Must Strengthen Its Leadership in Finance!”: Digital Technologies and Financial Governance in China's Fintech Development11
Local Policy Discretion in Social Welfare: Explaining Subnational Variations in China's De Facto Urban Poverty Line10
Maintaining Social Stability without Solving Problems: Emotional Repression in the Chinese Petition System9
Deepening Not Departure: Xi Jinping's Governance of China's State-owned Economy9
Marketization and Its Discontents: Unveiling the Impacts of Foundation-led Venture Philanthropy on Grassroots NGOs in China9
Chinese Telecommunications Companies in Ethiopia: The Influences of Host Government Intervention and Inter-firm Competition8
Who Not What: The Logic of China's Information Control Strategy8
Blame Avoidance in China's Cadre Responsibility System8
Party Building as Institutional Bricolage: Asserting Authority at the Business Frontier8
Shame, Face and Social Relations in Northern China: Ramifications for Social Assistance Provision8
The State and Higher Education in Hong Kong8
Village Leaders, Dual Brokerage and Political Order in Rural China8
Politics of Scale, Bargaining Power and Its Spatial Impacts: Planning for Intercity Railways in the Pearl River Delta, China7
Can Grid Governance Fix the Party-state's Broken Windows? A Study of Stability Maintenance in Grassroots China7
Taiwan and the “One-China Principle” in the Age of COVID-19: Assessing the Determinants and Limits of Chinese Influence7
Political Values and Life Satisfaction in China7
Rethinking China's Soft Power: “Pragmatic Enticement” of Confucius Institutes in Ethiopia6
Corporate Governance with Chinese Characteristics: Party Organization in State-owned Enterprises6
“One China” Contention in China–Taiwan Relations: Law, Politics and Identity6
The Chinese Communist Party's Nervous System: Affective Governance from Mao to Xi6
Decoding Political Trust in China: A Machine Learning Analysis6
Social Forces and Street-level Governance in Shanghai: From Compliance to Participation in Recycling Regulations6
The Intermingling of State and Private Companies: Analysing Censorship of the 19th National Communist Party Congress on WeChat6
Depoliticizing China's Grassroots NGOs: State and Civil Society as an Institutional Field of Power5
The Emergence of Mafia-like Business Systems in China5
Fraying at the Edges: A Subsystems/Normative Power Analysis of the EU's “One China Policy/Policies”5
Rebuilding Authority: The Party's Relationship with Its Grassroots Organizations5
How Chinese Newlyweds’ Experiences as Singletons or Siblings Affect Their Fertility Desires5
Japan, Taiwan and the “One China” Framework after 50 Years5
Between Spiritual Economy and Religious Commodification: Negotiating Temple Autonomy in Contemporary China4
The “One China” Framework at 50 (1972–2022): The Myth of “Consensus” and Its Evolving Policy Significance4
Picking Places and People: Centralizing Provincial Governance in China4
Gendered Pathways to the County-level People's Congress in China4
Publics, Scientists and the State: Mapping the Global Human Genome Editing Controversy4
“Being Chinese Means Becoming Cheap Labour”: Education, National Belonging and Social Positionality among Youth in Contemporary China4
Spatial Governance in Beijing: Informality, Illegality and the Displacement of the “Low-end Population”4
Different Demands, Varying Responses: Local Government Responses to Workers’ Collective Actions in South China4
From Power Balance to Dominant Faction in Xi Jinping's China4
Online Consultation and the Institutionalization of Transparency and Participation in Chinese Policymaking4
“Patchy Patriarchy” and the Shifting Fortunes of the CCP's Promise of Gender Equality since 19214
Global China at 20: Why, How and So What?4
Expanding Higher Education: China's Precarious Balance4
Chinese Outbound Investment in Australia: From State Control to Entrepreneurship4
Homosexual Stories, Family Stories: Neo-Confucian Homonormativity and Storytelling in the Chinese Gay Community4
Autonomy, Governance and the Chinese University 3.0: A zhong–yong Model from Comparative, Cultural and Contemporary Perspectives3
Off the COVID-19 Epicentre: The Impact of Quarantine Controls on Employment, Education and Health in China's Rural Communities3
Between Emotion, Politics and Law: Narrative Transformation and Authoritarian Deliberation in a Land Dispute-triggered Social Drama in China3
Policy Experimentation under Pressure in Contemporary China3
The Evolution of Protest Repertoires in Hong Kong: Violent Tactics in the Anti-Extradition Bill Protests in 20193
The Strength of a Weak Organization: The Communist Youth League as a Path to Power in Post-Mao China3
Towards Meritocratic Apartheid? Points Systems and Migrant Access to China's Urban Public Schools3
Of Constitutions, Campaigns and Commissions: A Century of Democratic Centralism under the CCP3
Recalling Victory, Recounting Greatness: Second World War Remembrance in Xi Jinping's China3
Being Together at a Distance, Talking and Avoiding Talk: Making Sense of the Present in Victory Square, Tianjin3
Shifting Strategies: The Politics of Radical Change in Provincial Development Policy in China3
State-enlisted Voluntarism in China: The Role of Public Security Volunteers in Social Stability Maintenance3
Change, Contradiction and the State: Higher Education in Greater China3
From Academic Discourse to Political Decisions? The Case of the Xinjiang Ethnic Unity Education Textbook Reform3
A Turbulent Silk Road: China's Vulnerable Foreign Policy in the Middle East and North Africa3
Guns and Butter in China: How Chinese Citizens Respond to Military Spending3
Public Support for the Death Penalty in China: Less from the Populace but More from Elites2
Management and “Administerization” in China's Higher Education System: A View from the Trenches2
Missionaries of the Party: Work-team Participation and Intellectual Incorporation2
Balances, Norms and Institutions: Why Elite Politics in the CCP Have Not Institutionalized2
State-adjacent Professionals: How Chinese Lawyers Participate in Political Life2
On the Informal Rules of the Chinese Communist Party2
Alternative Publications, Spaces and Publics: Revisiting the Public Sphere in 20th- and 21st-century China2
Chinese Celebrities’ Political Signalling on Sina Weibo2
“One China” and the Cross-Taiwan Strait Commitment Problem2
From Court Fools to Stage Puppets: Country Bumpkins in the Skits on CCTV's Spring Festival Gala, 1983–20222
Of Judge Quota and Judicial Autonomy: An Enduring Professionalization Project in China2
Participation without Contestation: NGOs’ Autonomy and Advocacy in China2
Time Is Power: Rethinking Meritocratic Political Selection in China2
Do Overseas Returnees Excel in the Chinese Labour Market?2
Educational Success in Transitional China: The Gaokao and Learning Capital in Elite Professional Service Firms2
Leaping over the Dragon's Gate: The “Air Silk Road” between Henan Province and Luxembourg2
Non-suffering Work: China's Medical Interventions in South Sudan2
Contracting Welfare Services to Social Organizations in China: Multiple Logics2
Liberal or Conservative? The Differentiated Political Values of the Middle Class in Contemporary China2
Legitimizing China's Growing Engagement in African Security: Change within Continuity of Official Discourse2
Validating Vignette Designs with Real-world Data: A Study of Legal Mobilization in Response to Land Grievances in Rural China2
Proscribing the “Spiritually Japanese”: Nationalist Indignation, Authoritarian Responsiveness and Regime Legitimation in China Today2
The Camp Fix: Infrastructural Power and the “Re-education Labour Regime” in Turkic Muslim Industrial Parks in North-west China2
Elite Capture and Corruption: The Influence of Elite Collusion on Village Elections and Rural Land Development in China2
Sun, Sand and Submachine Guns: Tourism in a Militarized Xinjiang, China2
Judicializing Environmental Politics? China's Procurator-led Public Interest Litigation against the Government2
Party All the Time: The CCP in Comparative and Historical Perspective2
“It's All for the Child”: The Discontents of Middle-class Chinese Parenting and Migration to Europe2
Firms as Revenue Safety Nets: Political Connections and Returns to the Chinese State2
Repress or Redistribute? The Chinese State's Response to Resource Conflicts2
Lineage Solidarity and Rhetorical Resonance: Village Strategies to Retain Primary Schools in Rural China1
Accommodating China's Floating Population: Local Variations and Determinants of Housing Policies for Rural Migrant Workers1
Suing the State: Relative Deprivation and Peasants’ Resistance in Land Expropriation in China1
For Profit or Patriotism? Balancing the Interests of the Chinese State, Host Country and Firm in the Lao Rubber Sector1
Lowering the Bar? Students with Disabilities in PRC Higher Education1
China's Water Governmentality and the Shaping of Hydrosocial Territories in the Lancang-Mekong Region1
“Innocent Young Girls”: The Search for Female Provincial Leaders in China1
“Dig Deep and Reach Wide”: The Changing Politics of the Chinese Communist Party's Consultative Information System1
Visual Framing: The Use of COVID-19 in the Mobilization of Hong Kong Protest1
Chinese Philosemitism and Historical Statecraft: Incorporating Jews and Israel into Contemporary Chinese Civilizationism1
Just Not in the Neighbourhood: China's Views on the Application of the Responsibility to Protect in the DPRK1
Class Consciousness of Rural Migrant Children in China1
Environmental Clientelism: How Chinese Private Enterprises Lobby under Environmental Crackdowns1
Sex Work and Stigma Management in China and Hong Kong: The Role of State Policy and NGO Advocacy1
The Paradox of Gender Reversal: Dance Hosts and the Pursuit of Gender Ideals in Contemporary China1
Bureaucratic Shirking in China: Is Sanction-based Accountability a Cure?1
Opportunistic Bargaining: Negotiating Distribution in China1
Whither the Global in Chinese Higher Education? The Production of Space in China's “New Era” Universities1
Chinese IR Scholarship as a Relational Epistemology in the Study of China's Rise1
China's Corporate Social Credit System: The Dawn of Surveillance State Capitalism?1
The Construction of Consent for High-altitude Resettlement in Tibet1
How China's Wildlife Trade Legislation Permits Commercial Trade in Protected Wild Animal Species1
Producing Scientific Motherhood: State-led Neoliberal Modernization and Nannies' Subjectivity in Contemporary China1
China in Ethiopia: The Long-Term Perspective Aaron Tesfaye Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2020 195 pp. $31.95 ISBN 978-1-43847835-71
Harden the Hardline, Soften the Softline: Unravelling China's Qiaoling-centred Diaspora Governance in Laos1
Loyalist, Dissenter and Cosmopolite: The Sociocultural Origins of a Counter-public Sphere in Colonial Hong Kong1
From Cold War Geopolitics to the Crisis of Global Capitalism: The History of Chinese Wireless Network Infrastructures (1987–2020)1
Meritocracy and the Making of the Chinese Academe, 1912–19521
Governmentality and Translation: Re-thinking the Cultural Politics of Lineage Landscapes in Contemporary Rural China1
The Political Economy of China's Dramatically Improved Coal Safety Record1
“Single Sparks” and Legacies: An Eventful Account of the May Fourth Movement1
Equality and Equity in Chinese Higher Education in the Post-massification Era: An Analysis Based on Chinese Scholarly Literature1
Upward Earnings Mobility in Hong Kong: Policy Implications Based on a Census Data Narrative1
Temporary Leaders and Stable Institutions: How Local Bureaucratic Entrepreneurs Institutionalize China's Low-Carbon Policy Experiments1
Prototype Nation: China and the Contested Promise of Innovation Silvia M. Lindtner Princeton, NJ, and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 2020 288 pp. £20.00; $24.95 ISBN 978-0-691-20767-41
Foundations for a Low-Carbon Energy System in China HENRY LEE, DANIEL P. SCHRAG, MATTHEW BUNN, MICHAEL R. DAVIDSON, WEI PENG, PU WANG and ZHIMIN MAO Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 179 pp.1
Chinese Perspectives on Global Governance and China Edited by Yu Keping, translated by Frances Chan Leiden: Brill, 2021 261 pp. €135.00; $162.00 ISBN 978-90-04-43942-91
Buddhism after Mao: Negotiations, Continuities and Reinventions Edited by Ji Zhe, Gareth Fisher and André Laliberté Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019 viii + 355 pp. $72.00 ISBN 978-0-8248-771
The Fight for China's Future: Civil Society vs. the Chinese Communist Party Willy Wo-Lap Lam London and New York: Routledge, 2020 xii + 234 pp. £34.99 ISBN 978-0-367-18869-61
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Rethinking Authority in China's Border Regime: Regulating the Irregular Franziska Plümmer Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2022 317 pp. €117.00 ISBN 978-94-6372-635-10
Newborn Socialist Things: Materiality in Maoist China Laurence Coderre Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2022 220 pp. £17.87 ISBN 978-1-4780-1430-00
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The Shenzhen Experiment: The Story of China's Instant City Juan Du Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2020 376 pp. $35.00; £28.95 ISBN 978-0-674-97528-60
Trading Caterpillar Fungus in Tibet: When Economic Boom Hits Rural Area Emilia Roza Sulek Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2019 328 pp. €109.00 ISBN 978-94-6298-526-10
The Transcendental and the Mundane: Chinese Cultural Values in Everyday Life CHO-YUN HSU, translated by DAVID OWNBY Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong Press, 2021 xxvi + 279 pp. $60.00 ISBN 970
Power over Property: The Political Economy of Communist Land Reform in China Matthew Noellert Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2020 xviii + 324 pp. $39.99; £31.50 ISBN 978-0-472-03798-80
Proletarian Power Misplaced: The Worker Propaganda Teams in Shanghai during the Cultural Revolution0
China and the International Human Rights Regime, 1982–2017 Rama Siu Inboden Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 xv + 296 pp. £75.00; $99.99 ISBN 978-1-108-84107-80
Disaggregating China, Inc.: State Strategies in the Liberal Economic Order Yeling Tan Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press, 2021 219 pp. $49.95 ISBN 978-1-5017-5963-50
Governing the Urban in China and India: Land Grabs, Slum Clearance, and the War on Air Pollution Xuefei Ren Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2020 208 pp. $95.00; £78.00 ISBN 978-0-6912-0340-0
Corruption Control in Authoritarian Regimes: Lessons from East Asia Christopher Carothers Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2022 xi + 290 pp. £85.00 ISBN 978-1-316-51328-60
A Social History of Maoist China: Conflict and Change, 1949–1978 Felix Wemheuer Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019 xvi + 331 pp. $29.99 ISBN 978-1-107-56550-00
Shifting Dynamics of Contention in the Digital Age: Mobile Communication and Politics in China Jun Liu Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2020 211 pp. £19.99 ISBN 978-0-190-88726-10
Guarding a New Great Wall: The Politics of Household Registration Reforms and Public Provision in China0
Selection and Description Bias in Protest Reporting by Government and News Media on Weibo0
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Sentiment, Reason, and Law: Policing in the Republic of China on Taiwan Jeffrey T. Martin Ithaca and London: Cornell University Press, 2019 175 pp. £20.99 ISBN 978-1-5017-4005-30
Pirates and Publishers: A Social History of Copyright in Modern China Fei-Hsien Wang Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2019 xiii + 350 pp. $39.95: £34.00 ISBN 978-0-691-17182-10
The Emergence of Global Maoism: China's Red Evangelism and the Cambodian Communist Movement, 1949–1979 Matthew Galway Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2022 342 pp. $54.95 ISBN 978-1-5017-6182-90
Chinese Folklore Studies Today: Discourse and Practice Edited by Lijun Zhang and Ziying You Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2019 xi + 181 pp. $30.00 ISBN 978-0-253-04410-50
High-metabolism Infrastructure and the Scrap Industry in Urban China0
Strait Rituals: China, Taiwan, and the United States in the Taiwan Strait Crises, 1954–1958 Pang Yang Huei Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019 xviii + 317 pp. $55.00 ISBN 978-988-8208-30-20
China's Contained Resource Curse: How Minerals Shape State–Capital–Labor Relations Jing Vivian Zhan London and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022 330 pp. $99.99 ISBN 978-1-316-51126-80
Democracy in China: The Coming Crisis Jiwei Ci Cambridge, MA and London: Harvard University Press, 2019 x + 420 pp. $45.00; £36.95 ISBN 978-0-674-23818-30
Silencing Shanghai: Language and Identity in Urban China Fang Xu Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2021 261 pp. $105.00ISBN 978-1-7936-3531-00
The End of the Village: Planning the Urbanization of Rural China NICK R. SMITH Minneapolis, MN, and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2021 324 pp. $27.00 ISBN 978-1-5179-1094-40
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Not a Peasant Movement: The Livelihood Struggles of the Taiwanese Labouring Population under the Broken Promise of High-tech Development0
The Sinicization of Chinese Religions: From Above and Below Edited by Richard Madsen Leiden: Brill, 2021 178 pp., €116.00; $140.00 ISBN 978-90-04-46517-60
Material Contradictions in Mao's China Edited by Jennifer Altehenger and Denise Y. Ho. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2022. 254 pp. $32.00 (pbk). ISBN 97802957508590
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Between Market Economy and State Capitalism: China's State-Owned Enterprises and the World Trading System Henry Gao and Weihuan Zhou. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 250 pp. £85.00 (hbk).0
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The Making of Natural Infrastructure in China's Era of Ecological Civilization0
China's Youth: Increasing Diversity amid Persistent Inequality Chunling Li Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2021 399 pp. $37.99 ISBN 978-0-8157-3936-40
China in the Global Political Economy: From Developmental to Entrepreneurial Gordon C.K. Cheung Northampton, MA, and Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar, 2018 xiv + 197 pp. $80.00 ISBN 978-1-987471-490-10
Legacies of the Drunken Master: Politics of the Body in Hong Kong Kung Fu Comedy Films Luke White Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2020 x + 240 pp. $80.00 ISBN 978-0-8248-8157-30
The Re-emergence of “Missing Women” in China0
Unending Capitalism: How Consumerism Negated China's Communist Revolution Karl Gerth Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020 384 pp, £18.99 ISBN 97805216884680
Corporate Bankruptcy Law in China: Principles, Limitations and Options for Reform Natalie Mrockova Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2021 293 pp. £76.50 ISBN 978-1-5099-3244-30
China's Strategic Opportunity: Change and Revisionism in Chinese Foreign Policy Yong Deng. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 248 pp. $34.99 (pbk). ISBN 97810091050950
Explaining Policy Failure in China0
Chinese Asianism, 1894–1945 Craig A. Smith Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Asia Center, 2021 320 pp. $55.00; £44.95; €49.50 ISBN 978-0-6742-6024-50
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A Time of Lost Gods: Mediumship, Madness and the Ghost after Mao Emily Ng Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2020 xii + 204 pp. $34.95; £27.00 ISBN 978-0-520-30303-40
Freedom of the Press in China: A Conceptual History, 1831–1949 Yi Guo Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2020 264 pp. €99.00 ISBN 978-94-6372-611-50
The Museumification of Treasure Hill: Authenticity, Authority and Art in a Taiwanese Urban Village0
Driving toward Modernity: Cars and the Lives of the Middle Class in Contemporary China Jun Zhang Ithaca, NY, and London: Cornell University Press, 2019 xi + 220 pp. £20.99 ISBN 879-1-5017-3840-10
US–Taiwan Relations: Will China's Challenge Lead to a Crisis? Ryan Hass, Bonnie Glaser and Richard Bush. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2023. v + 177 pp. $23.40 (pbk). ISBN 97818157399990
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Steering Political Currents: Policy Design and Implementation in China's Smart Grid Industry Hannes Gohli. Baden-Baden: Nomos, 2022. 510 pp. €109.00 (pbk). ISBN 97837560052390
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Care as Critique of Care: Public Services, Social Security and Ritual Responsiveness0
“Liberating the Small Devils”: Red Guard Newspapers and Radical Publics, 1966–19680
The Performative State: Public Scrutiny and Environmental Governance in China Iza Ding. New York: Cornell University Press, 2022. 258 pp. $49.95 (hbk). ISBN 97815017603720
Contentious Politics in China: Causes, Dynamics, and Consequences Manfred Elfstrom and Yao Li Leiden and Boston, MA: Brill, 2019 96 pp. $70.00; €84.00 ISBN 978-90-04-42511-80
The Invention of Madness: State, Society, and the Insane in Modern China Emily Baum Chicago, IL, and London: University of Chicago Press, 2018 ix + 267 pp. $37.50 ISBN 978-0-226-55824-00
Policing China: Street-Level Cops in the Shadow of Protest Suzanne E. Scoggins Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2021 ix + 187 pp. $39.95 ISBN 978-1-501-75558-30
Affective Encounters: Everyday Life among Chinese Migrants in Zambia DI WU London and New York: Routledge, 2021 ix + 236 pp. £85.00 ISBN 978-1-350-10243-90
Made in Censorship: The Tiananmen Movement in Chinese Literature and Film Thomas Chen. New York: Columbia University Press, 2022. 236 pp. $30.00; £25.00 (pbk). ISBN 97802312040190
Market Maoists: The Communist Origins of China's Capitalist Ascent Jason M. Kelly Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2021 ix + 302 pp. $39.95; £31.95; €36.00 ISBN 978-0-674-98649-70
The Party Leads All: The Evolving Role of the Chinese Communist Party Edited by Jacques DeLisle and Guobin Yang. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press. viii + 427 pp. $49.79; £45.15 (pbk). ISBN 0
Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in China Leta Hong Fincher London and New York: Verso Press, 2018 xix + 226 pp. $34.95; £25.00 ISBN 978-1-78663-364-40
Ambiguity and Clarity in China's Adaptive Policy Communication0
Ezra F. Vogel, 1930–20200
A Decade of Upheaval: The Cultural Revolution in Rural China Dong Guoqiang and Andrew G. Walder. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2021. 240 pp. $29.95; £25.00 (pbk). ISBN 97806912132170
Knotting the Banner: Ritual and Relationship in Daoist Practice David J. Mozina Hong Kong: Chinese University of Hong Kong Press, 2021 348 pp. $68.00 ISBN 978-0-8248-8341-60
Invisible China: How the Urban–Rural Divide Threatens China's Rise SCOTT ROZELLE and NATALIE HELL Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2020 248 pp. £27.50 ISBN 978-0-2267-3952-60
Shaping the Future of Power: Knowledge Production and Network-Building in China–Africa Relations Lina Benabdallah Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2020 xii + 205 pp. $80.00 ISBN 978-0-472-0
Migration in the Time of Revolution: China, Indonesia, and the Cold War Taomo Zhou Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2019 xiii + 318 pp. $43.95 ISBN 978-1-50173993-40
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Sunflowers and Umbrellas: Social Movements, Expressive Practices, and Political Culture in Taiwan and Hong Kong Edited by THOMAS GOLD and SEBASTIAN VEG Berkeley, CA: Institute of East Asian Studies (U0
The Chinese Revolution on the Tibetan Frontier Benno Weiner. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2020. 312 pp. $45.95 (hbk). ISBN 97815017493910
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Rebel Men: Masculinity and Attitude in Postsocialist Chinese Literature Pamela Hunt. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2022. 164 pp. HK$500.00 (hbk). ISBN 97898887540520
June Fourth: The Tiananmen Protests and Beijing Massacre of 1989 Jeremy Brown Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 266 pp. £22.99 ISBN 978-1-1076-5780-90
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The Urbanization of People: The Politics of Development, Labor Markets, and Schooling in the Chinese City Eli Friedman New York: Columbia University Press, 2022 352 pp. $35.00; £28.00 ISBN 978-0-231-20
Revolution and Counterrevolution in China: The Paradoxes of Chinese Struggle Lin Chun London: Verso Books, 2021 343 pp. £25.00 ISBN 978-1-78873-563-6 - China's Revolutions in the Modern World: A Brief0
Negotiating Rural Land Ownership in Southwest Rural China: State, Village, Family Yi Wu Honolulu: University of Hawai'i Press, 2016 xvii + 282 pp. $65.00 ISBN 978-0-8248-4677-0 – ERRATUM0
Made in Hong Kong: Transpacific Networks and a New History of Globalization Peter E. Hamilton New York: Columbia University Press, 2021 419 pp. $35.00; £28.00 ISBN 978-0-231-18485-40
Legitimacy of China's Counter-Terrorism Approach: The Mass Line Ethos Chi Zhang. Singapore, Palgrave MacMillan, 2022. xvii + 132pp. £44.99 (hbk), ISBN 97898119310790
Local Government Innovativeness in China Youlang Zhang London and New York: Routledge, 2021 108 pp. £45.00 ISBN 978-0-367-46083-90
The Cultural Governance of Death in Shenzhen0
BRI and International Cooperation in Industrial Capacity: Industrial Layout Study Edited by Xu Shaoshi London and New York: Routledge, 2020xvii + 590 pp. £120.00 ISBN 978-0-367-19274-70
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China's Gilded Age: The Paradox of Economic Boom and Vast Corruption Yuen Yuen Ang Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020 xv + 266 pp. £29.99; $39.99 ISBN 978-1-1084-7860-10
Political Censorship in British Hong Kong: Freedom of Expression and the Law (1842–1997) Michael Ng. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022, xvi + 211 pp. £29.99 (hbk). ISBN 97811088300270
Chinese Netizens’ Opinions on Death Sentences: An Empirical Examination Bin Liang and Jianhong Liu Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 2021 333 pp. $34.95 ISBN 978-0-472-03873-20
China's Youth Cultures and Collective Spaces: Creativity, Sociality, Identity and Resistance Edited by Vanessa Frangville and Gwennaël Gaffric 276 pp. £120.00 London and New York: Routledge, 2019 ISBN0
Take Back Our Future: An Eventful Sociology of the Hong Kong Umbrella Movement Edited by Ching Kwan Lee and Ming Sing Ithaca, NY, and London: Cornell University Press, 2019 xii + 270 pp. $26.95 ISBN 90
China's Foreign Policy Contradictions: Lessons from China's R2P, Hong Kong and WTO Policy Tim Nicholas Rühlig. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2022. 320 pp. £47.99 (hbk). ISBN 97801975730
The Promise and Pitfalls of Government Guidance Funds in China0
Diasporic Cold Warriors: Nationalist China, Anticommunism, and the Philippine Chinese, 1930s–1970s Chien-Wen Kung Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2022 318 pp. $54.95 ISBN 978-1-5017-6221-50
Migration and the Media: Debating Chinese Migration to Italy, 1992–2012 Gaoheng Zhang Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2019 xi + 281 pp. $70.00 ISBN 978-1-4426-3043-70
Cooperating for the Climate: Learning from International Partnerships in China's Clean Energy Sector Joanna I. Lewis. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2023. 270 pp. $45.00 (pbk). ISBN 97802625448250
The Art of Political Control in China Daniel C. Mattingly Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019 xvi + 252 pp. £26.99 ISBN 978-1-10872536-10
Internationalist Aesthetics: China and Early Soviet Culture Edward Tyerman. New York: Columbia University Press, 2022. xi + 353 pp. $35.00 (pbk). ISBN 97802311991930
Policy Experimentation as Communication with the Public: Social Policy, Shared Responsibility and Regime Support in China0
China in the World: An Anthropology of Confucius Institutes, Soft Power, and Globalization Jennifer Hubbert Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2019 viii + 234 pp. £68.00 ISBN 978-0-8248-7820-70
Institutional Changes, Influences and Historical Junctures in the Communist Youth League of China0
Two Systems, Two Countries: A Nationalist Guide to Hong Kong Kevin Carrico. Oakland: University of California Press, 2022. 234 pp. $29.95; £24.00 (pbk). ISBN 97805203867540
Chinese Animation and Socialism: From Animators’ Perspectives Edited by DAISY YAN DU Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2022 299 pp. €127.00; $153.00 ISBN 978-90-04-49959-10
Chinese Science Fiction during the Post-Mao Cultural Thaw Hua Li Toronto, Buffalo and London: University of Toronto Press, 2021 234 pp. $65.00 ISBN 978-1-4875-3780-7 (PDF)0
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Law as an Instrument: Sources of Chinese Law for Authoritarian Legality Shucheng Wang. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 2022, xv + 223 pp. £85.00 (hbk). ISBN 97810091525630
In the Camps: China's High-Tech Penal Colony Darren Byler New York: Columbia University Press, 2021 159 pp. $15.99 ISBN 978-1-7359-1362-90
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Convenient Criticism: Local Media and Governance in Urban China Dan Chen Albany, NY: SUNY Press, 2020 235 pp. $95.00 ISBN 978-1-4384-8029-90
China's Livestreaming Local Officials: An Experiment in Popular Digital Communications0
State Formation in China and Taiwan: Bureaucracy, Campaign and Performance Julia C. Strauss Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019 ix + 280 pp. £64.99 ISBN 978-1-108-47686-70
Reunifying Taiwan with China through Cross-Strait Lawfare0
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Decoding the Sino-North Korean Borderlands Edited by ADAM CATHCART, CHRISTOPHER GREEN and STEVEN DENNY Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021 440 pp. €139.00 ISBN 978-94-6298-756-20
Dreadful Desires: The Uses of Love in Neoliberal China Charlie Yi Zhang Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2022 261 pp. $26.95 ISBN 978-1-478-01799-80
Improvised City: Architecture and Governance in Shanghai, 1843–1937 Cole Roskam Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2019 viii + 293 pp. $65.00; £52.00 ISBN 978-0-295-74478-00
The Illusion of Merit in Political Leadership Selection in China0
Rejuvenating Communism: Youth Organizations and Elite Renewal in Post-Mao China Jérôme Doyon. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2023. 206 pp. $29.95 (pbk). ISBN 97804720555790
Designing Emergency Management in China: China's Post-SARS Experience, 2003–2012 Wee-Kiat Lim London and New York: Routledge, 2020 176 pp. £120.00 ISBN 978-0-367-19697-40
The Administrative Foundations of the Chinese Fiscal State Wei Cui Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022 288 pp. £85.00 ISBN 978-1-108-49142-60
Mao's Bestiary: Medicinal Animals and Modern China Liz P.Y. Chee Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2021 276 pp. $26.95 ISBN 978-1-4780-1404-10
Anthony R. Dicks (1936–2018): An Appreciation0
Memories of Tiananmen: Politics and Processes of Collective Remembering in Hong Kong, 1989–2019 Francis L. F. Lee and Joseph M. Chan Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021 360 pp. €128.00 ISBN 970
The Umbrella Movement: Civil Resistance and Contentious Space in Hong Kong Ngok Ma and Edmund W. Cheng Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2019 335 pp. €109.00 ISBN 978-94-6298-456-10
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Chinese “Cancer Villages”: Rural Development, Environmental Change and Public Health Chen Ajiang, Cheng Pengli and Luo Yajuan Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2020 304 pp. €109.00 ISBN 978-90-480
Hongkongers in the British Armed Forces, 1860–1997 Kwong Chi Man Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2022 257 pp. £65.00 ISBN 978-0-19-284574-00
Decoding Chinese Bilateral Investment Treaties Shen Wei Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 354 pp. £95.00 ISBN 978-1-108-86714-60
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Popular Contention and Progressive Legal Repression in China0
The Politics of Chinese Media: Consensus and Contestation Bingchun Meng New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2018 xi + 225 pp. $62.50 ISBN 978-1-137-46213-80
What Is Criminal and What Is Not: Prosecuting Wartime Japanese Sex Crimes in the People's Republic of China0
Economic Development in West Sichuan: The Case of Daocheng County0
Searching for Sweetness: Women's Mobile Lives in China and Lesotho Sarah Hanisch Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2022 x + 185 pp. HK$500.00 ISBN 978-988-8754-01-40
Catching Up to America: Culture, Institutions, and the Rise of China Tian Zhu Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 xvi + 273 pp. $34.99 ISBN 978-1-009-01765-70
Beyond Tears and Laughter: Gender, Migration, and the Service Sector in China Yang Shen London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019 215 pp. $44.99 ISBN 978-981-13-5816-60
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How China Escaped Shock Therapy: The Market Reform Debate ISABELLA M. WEBER London and New York: Routledge, 2021 xvi + 342 pp. $39.95 ISBN 978-1-0320-0849-30
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Celebrity Philanthropy in China: Reconfiguring Government and Non-government Roles in National Development – CORRIGENDUM0
The Power of Place: Contentious Politics in Twentieth-Century Shanghai and Bombay Mark W. Frazier Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019 xv + 296 pp. £26.99 ISBN 978-1-108-72219-30
Sonic Mobilities: Producing Worlds in Southern China Adam Kielman. Chicago, IL: The University of Chicago Press, 2022. 200 pp. $27.50 (pbk). ISBN 97802268178040
Staging China: The Politics of Mass Spectacle Florian Schneider Leiden: Leiden University Press, 2020 266 pp. €49.50 ISBN 978-9-08728324-70
Meritocracy and Its Discontents: Anxiety and the National College Entrance Exam in China Zachary M. Howlett Ithaca, NY, and London: Cornell University Press, 2021 266 pp. £108.00 ISBN 978-1-5017-5443-0
Taiwan's Green Parties: Alternative Politics in Taiwan DAFYDD FELL London and New York: Routledge, 2021 306 pp. £120.00 ISBN 978-0-367-65031-50
China's National Security: Endangering Hong Kong's Rule of Law? Edited by Cora Chan and Fiona de Londras Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2020 368 pp. £42.99 ISBN 978-1-50995-589-30
Women and China's Revolutions Gail Hershatter Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield, 2018 xx + 397 pp. £24.95; $36.00 ISBN 978-1-4422-1569-60
The Political Economy of Transnational Governance: China and Southeast Asia in the 21st Century Hong Liu London and New York: Routledge, 2021 232 pp. £96.00 ISBN 978-0-3676-0880-40
Poets of the Chinese Revolution Chen Duxiu, Chen Yi, Mao Zedong and Zheng Chaolin Edited by Gregor Benton and Feng Chongyi, translated by Gregor Benton London and New York: Verso, 2019 xix + 291 pp. £0
Chinese Courts and Criminal Procedure: Post-2013 Reforms Edited by Björn Ahl Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 288 pp. £85.00 ISBN 978-1-1088-3330-10
Low-carbon Frontier: Renewable Energy and the New Resource Boom in Western China0
Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn, and the Lives of China's Workers JENNY CHAN, MARK SELDEN and PUN NGAI London: Pluto Press, 2020 xvi + 273 pp. £14.99 ISBN 978-0-7453-4129-30
Mastery of Words and Swords: Negotiating Intellectual Masculinities in Modern China, 1890s–1930s Jun Lei. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2022. x + 221 pp. HK$580.00; £60.00 (hbk). ISBN 97898880
Politics and Cultural Nativism in 1970s Taiwan: Youth, Narrative, Nationalism A-Chin Hsiau New York: Columbia University Press, 2021 331 pp. $35.00 ISBN 978-0-2312-0053-00
Direct Election, Bureaucratic Appointment and Local Government Responsiveness in Taiwan0
Weapons of the Rich: Strategic Action of Private Entrepreneurs in Contemporary China Thomas Heberer and Gunter Schubert Singapore: World Scientific, 2020 276 pp. $88.00 ISBN 978-981-121-279-60
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The Children of China's Great Migration RACHEL MURPHY Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020 200 pp. £75.00 ISBN 978-1-10883-485-80
Charity with Chinese Characteristics: Chinese Charitable Foundations between the Party-state and Society Katja Levy and Knut Benjamin Pissler Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing 320 pp. £90.00 ISB0
Infrastructural Thinking in China: A Research Agenda0
Claiming Homes: Confronting Domicide in Rural China Charlotte Bruckermann New York and Oxford: Berghahn Books, 2020 247 pp. $135.00; £99.00 ISBN 978-1-78920-357-80
Negotiating the Christian Past in China: Memory and Missions in Contemporary Xiamen Jifeng Liu. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2022. 233 pp. $119.95 (hbk). ISBN 97802710928740
Plea Leniency and Prosecution Centredness in China's Criminal Process0
Terror Capitalism: Uyghur Dispossession and Masculinity in a Chinese City Darren Byler Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2022 296 pp. $27.00 ISBN 978-1-478-0150-20
Doing Ethnicity: Multi-layered Ethnic Scripts in Contemporary China0
Engendering China–Africa Encounters: Chinese Family Firms, Black Women Workers and the Gendered Politics of Production in South Africa0
Taiwan Studies Revisited Edited by Dafydd Fell and Hsin-Huang Michael Hsiao London and New York: Routledge, 2020 252 pp. £34.99 ISBN 978-0-367-20172-20
China's Good War: How World War II Is Shaping a New Nationalism Rana Mitter Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2020 336 pp. $27.95; £22.95 ISBN 978-0-674-98426-40
Challenging Beijing's Mandate of Heaven: Taiwan's Sunflower Movement and Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement Ming-Sho Ho Philadelphia, Rome and Tokyo: Temple University Press, 2019 xvi + 269 pp. $39.95 ISBN0
The Dragon Roars Back: Transformational Leaders and Dynamics of Chinese Foreign Policy Suisheng Zhao. Redwood City, CA: Stanford University Press, 2023. 358 pp. $32.00 (hbk). ISBN 97815036308880
Chinese Environmental Law Yuhong Zhao Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 471 pp. £34.00; $49.99 ISBN 978-1-1076-9628-00
Memory Making in Folk Epics of China: The Intimate and the Local in Chinese Regional Culture Anne E. McLaren. New York: Cambria Press, 2022. 360 pp. $119.99 (hbk). ISBN 97816219666540
Ink and Tears: Memory, Mourning, and Writing in the Yu Family Rania Huntington Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2018 xxv + 275 pp. £68.00 ISBN 978-0-8248-6709-60
A Hierarchical Vision of Order: Understanding Chinese Foreign Policy in Asia Antoine Roth. Bristol: Bristol University Press, 2023. 224 pp., £80.00 (hbk). ISBN 97815292275050
Exile from the Grasslands: Tibetan Herders and Chinese Development Projects JARMILA PTÁČKOVÁ Seattle, WA, and London: University of Washington Press, 2020 188 pp. $30.00 ISBN 978-0-295-74819-10
Fractured China: How State Transformation Is Shaping China's Rise Lee Jones and Shahar Hameiri. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. 280 pp. £26.99. ISBN 97810090484600
Tales of Hope, Tales of Bitterness: Chinese Road Builders in Ethiopia Miriam Driessen Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019 vii + 198 pp. HK$350.00; $45.00 ISBN 978-988-8528-04-20
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Corporate Conquests: Business, the State, and the Origins of Ethnic Inequality in Southwest China C. Patterson Giersch Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2020 304 pp. $95.00 ISBN 978-1-5036-11640
The “Wolf Warrior Cycle”: Chinese Blockbusters in the Age of the Belt and Road Initiative0
Evolutionary Governance in China: State–Society Relations under Authoritarianism Edited by Szu-Chien Hsu, Kellee S. Tsai and Chun-Chih Chang Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2021 396 pp. $32.90
Canada and China: A Fifty-Year Journey B. Michael Frolic. Toronto, Buffalo and London: University of Toronto Press, 2022. xii + 442 pp. CAD$42.95 (pbk). ISBN 97814875408830
Social Organizations in Rural China: From Autonomy to Governance0
Elusive Capital: Merchant Networks, Economic Institutions and Business Practices in Late Imperial China François Gipouloux. Cheltenham: Edward Elgar, 2022. ix + 311 pp. £100.00 (hbk). ISBN 978180088980
Violent Intimacy: Family Harmony, State Stability, and Intimate Partner Violence in Post-Socialist China Tiantian Zheng. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2022. 209 pp. $21.99 (pbk). ISBN 97813502634200
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Mirrorlands: Russia, China, and Journeys in Between Ed Pulford London: Hurst & Company, 2019 xix + 346 pp. £20.00 ISBN 978-1-78738-138-40
Beyond the Steppe Frontier: A History of the Sino-Russian Border Sören Urbansky Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2020 xiii + 367 pp. £34.00 ISBN 978-0-691-18168-40
The Politics of the Core Leader in China: Culture, Institution, Legitimacy, and Power Xuezhi Guo Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019 434 pp. £90.00 ISBN 978-1-108-48049-90
Central–Local Relations in China: A Case Study of Heilongjiang's GMO Ban0
The Private Sector in Public Office: Selective Property Rights in China YUE HOU Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2019 204 pp. $99.99 ISBN 978-1-108-49815-90
Through the Mirror of CCP History: Four Perspectives0
The New Motivation and Dilemma of China's Internal Soft Power in the Age of Noopolitik Zheng Li. London: Anthem Press, 2022. 201 pp. £80.00 (hbk). ISBN 97817852795770
Back to Cheap Labour? Increasing Employment and Wage Disparities in Contemporary China0
COVID-19 and the International Politics of Blame: Assessing China's Crisis (Mis)Management Practices0
Certifying China: The Rise and Limits of Transnational Sustainability Governance in Emerging Economies Yixian Sun Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2022 276 pp. $35.00 ISBN 978-0-262-54369-90
The World According to China Elizabeth C. Economy Cambridge: Polity Press, 2022 304 pp. $29.95 ISBN 978-1-5095-3749-50
How the Red Sun Rose: The Origins and Development of the Yan'an Rectification Movement, 1930–1945 Gao Hua (translated by Stacy Mosher and Guo Jian; foreword by Joseph Esherick) Hong Kong: The Chinese 0
The Future History of Contemporary Chinese Art Peggy Wang Minneapolis and London: University of Minnesota Press, 2020 xv + 241 pp. $30.00 ISBN 978-1-5179-0916-10
Identity, Home and Writing Elsewhere in Contemporary Chinese Diaspora Poetry Jennifer Wong. London and New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2023. xiv + 231 pp. £80.00 (hbk). ISBN 9783502503380
The Anti-Bureaucratic Ghost in China's Bureaucratic Machine0
Why Parents’ Fertility Plans Changed in China: A Longitudinal Study0
Zhou Enlai: The Enigma Behind Chairman Mao Michael Dillon London: I.B. Tauris, 2020 xi + 302 pp. £65.00 ISBN 978-1-78831-930-00
Collaborative Damage: An Experimental Ethnography of Chinese Globalization Mikkel Bunkenborg, Morten Nielsen and Morten Axel Pedersen Ithaca, NY and London: Cornell University Press, 2022 xi + 277 pp.0
On Shifting Foundations: State Rescaling, Policy Experimentation and Economic Restructuring in Post-1949 China Kean Fan Lim Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, 2019 xi + 238 pp. £24.99; $39.95 ISBN 978-0
Compressed Modernity in Taiwan: Fathers as the Sole Influencers on National Identity0
A Chinese Melting Pot: Original People and Immigrants in Hong Kong's First “New Town” Elizabeth Lominska Johnson and Graham E. Johnson Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2019 xiv + 218 pp. $70.00 0
Trafficking Data: How China Is Winning the Battle for Digital Sovereignty Aynne Kokas. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2022. xx + 340 pp. $27.95 (pbk). ISBN 97801976205020
Empire and Righteous Nation: 600 Years of China–Korea Relations ODD ARNE WESTAD Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2021 ix + 205 pp. $29.95; £23.95 ISBN 978-0-674-23821-30
Access to Justice in Higher Education: The Student as Consumer in China0
The Rhetoric of Mao Zedong: Transforming China and Its People Xing Lu Columbia: University of South Carolina Press, 2017 272 pp. $49.99 ISBN 978-1-61117-752-70
Wang Bing's Filmmaking of the China Dream: Narratives, Witnesses and Marginal Spaces Elena Pollacchi. Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021, 241 pp. €106.00 (hbk). ISBN 97894637218370
More Than Half the Sky: Women and Urban Neighbourhood Workshops in China, 1958–19780
“We Are Now the Same”: Chinese Wholesalers and the Politics of Trade Hierarchies in Tanzania0
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China's Public Finance: Reforms, Challenges, and Options Shuanglin Lin. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 430 pp. £29.99 (pbk). ISBN 97810090968430
Governing and Ruling: The Political Logic of Taxation in China Changdong Zhang Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2021 xvii + 331 pp. $39.95; £32.5 ISBN 978-0-472-07501-20
The Huawei Model: The Rise of China's Tech Giant Yun Wen Urbana, Chicago and Springfield: University of Illinois Press, 2020 256 pp. $110.00 ISBN 978-0-252-04343-70
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Kunqu: A Classical Opera of Twenty-First-Century China Joseph S. C. Lam. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2022. 300 pp. HK$700.00 (hbk). ISBN 97898887543280
Divorce in China: Institutional Constraints and Gendered Outcomes Xin He New York: New York University Press, 2021 297 pp. $65.00 ISBN 978-1-4798-0553-20
Across the Great Divide: The Sent-Down Youth Movement in Mao's China, 1968–1980 Emily Honig and Xiaojian Zhao Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2019 x + 213 pp. £19.99 ISBN 978-1-1080
City on the Edge: Hong Kong under Chinese Rule Ho-fung Hung. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022. 316 pp. £20.00 (hbk). ISBN 97811088403300
CQY volume 250 Cover and Back matter0
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Achieving Food Security in China: The Challenges Ahead Zhang-Yue Zhou London and New York: Routledge, 2017 xi + 156 pp. $145.00 ISBN 978-1-138-80747-10
Bringing the Party Back into the Community: Restructuring Grassroots Governance in Shenzhen0
Creating Public Opinion, Advancing Knowledge, Engaging in Politics: The Local Public Sphere in Chengdu, 1898–19210
Corruption and Anticorruption in Modern China Edited by Qiang Fang and Xiaobing Li Lanham, Boulder, New York and London: Rowman and Littlefield, 2018 xxxi + 366 pp. $114.00 ISBN 978-1-4985-7431-00
Dialect and Nationalism in China, 1860–1960 Gina Anne Tam Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020 275 pp. £22.99 ISBN 978-1-108-74569-70
Fragmented but Enduring Authoritarianism: Supply-side Reform and Subnational Entrepreneurialism in China's Rail Delivery Services0
Beijing Garbage: A City Besieged by Waste Stefan Landsberger Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2019 232 pp. €99,00 ISBN 978-94-6372-030-40
China's Muslims and Japan's Empire: Centering Islam in World War II KELLY A. HAMMOND Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2020 xv + 294 pp. $29.95 ISBN 978-1-4696-5965-70
Shanghai Urban Life and Its Heterogeneous Cultural Entanglements Xiong Yuezhi. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2022. 425 pp. €175.00 (hbk). ISBN 97890045111010
Ageing and Effecting Long-term Care in China Sabrina Ching Yuen Luk, Hui Zhang and Peter P. Yuen London and New York: Routledge, 2022 viii + 175 pp. £120.00 ISBN 978-0-367-17499-60
Museum Representations of Chinese Diasporas: Migration Histories and the Cultural Heritage of the Homeland Cangbai Wang London and New York: Routledge, 2021 xi + 178 pp. £120.00 ISBN 978-0-3674-6629-90
Chairman Xi Remakes the PLA: Assessing Chinese Military Reforms Edited by Phillip C. Saunders, Arthur S. Ding, Andrew Scobell, Andrew N.D. Yang, and Joel Wuthnow Washington, DC: National Defense Unive0
China Goes Green: Coercive Environmentalism for a Troubled Planet Yifei Li and Judith Shapiro Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2020 vii + 245 pp. $23.95 ISBN 978-1-509-54311-30
Is the Hong Kong Judiciary Sleepwalking to 2047? HENRY LITTON Hong Kong: Sherriff Books, 2019 216 pp. HK$140.00; US$18.00 ISBN 978-988-14532-6-60
Continent in Dust: Experiments in a Chinese Weather System Jerry C. Zee Oakland: University of California Press, 2021 xviii + 311 pp. $29.95 ISBN 978-0-520-38409-50
China's Rise in the Global South: The Middle East, Africa, and Beijing's Alternative World Order Dawn C. Murphy Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2022 408 pp. $85.00 ISBN 978-1-5036-3009-30
The Great Leap Backward: Forgetting and Representing the Mao Years Lingchei Letty Chen Amherst, NY: Cambria Press, 2020 285 pp. $114.99 ISBN 978-1-6049-7992-30
All under Heaven: The Tianxia System for a Possible World Order Zhao Tingyang, translated by Joseph E. Harroff Oakland: University of California Press, 2021 xxviii + 301 pp. $85.00 ISBN 978-0-520-32500
Factional Model-making in China: Party Elites’ Open Political Contention in the Policy Process0
Ugandan Agency within China–Africa Relations: President Museveni and China's Foreign Policy in East Africa Barney Walsh. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2022. 205 pp. £21.99 (pbk). ISBN 97813502554700
Greening East Asia: The Rise of the Eco-Developmental State Edited by Ashley Esarey, Mary Alice Haddad, Joanna I. Lewis and Stevan Harrell Seattle, WA, and London: University of Washington Press, 20200
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Sanctions with Chinese Characteristics: Rhetoric and Restraint in China's Diplomacy ANGELA POH Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2020 372 pp. €109.00 ISBN 978-9-463-72235-30
Contesting Chineseness: Nationality, Class, Gender and New Chinese Migrants Sylvia Ang Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2022 154 pp. €94.99 ISBN 978-90-4855-441-6 (eBook)0
A Century of Change in a Chinese Village: The Crisis of the Countryside Lin Juren and Xie Yuxi Edited by Linda Grove and translated by Linda Grove, Li Dan and Marcella Sigueria Cassiano Lanham, Boulde0
Sound, Meaning, Shape: The Phonologist Wei Jiangong (1901–1980) between Language Study and Language Planning Mariana Münning. Heidelberg: Heidelberg Asian Studies Publishing, 2022. 311 pp. €44,90 (hbk0
Revisiting Women's Cinema: Feminism, Socialism, and Mainstream Culture in Modern China LINGZHEN WANG Durham, NC, and London: Duke University Press, 2021 xiv + 293 pp. $25.95 ISBN 978-1-4780-1080-70
China and the Pursuit of Harmony in World Politics: Understanding Chinese International Relations Theory Adam Grydehøj and Ping Su London and New York: Routledge, 2022 vii + 78 pp. £44.99 ISBN 978-1-00
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Peace in the Shadow of Unrest: yinao and the State Response in China0
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Workers and Change in China: Resistance, Repression, Responsiveness MANFRED ELFSTROM Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 xviii + 200 pp. £75.00; $99.99 ISBN 978-1-10883-110-90
Taiwan and International Human Rights: A Story of Transformation Edited by Jerome A. Cohen, William P. Alford and Chang-Fa Lo Singapore: Springer, 2019 xii + 706 pp. £111.50 ISBN 978-981-13-0349-40
Chinese Film: Realism and Convention from the Silent Era to the Digital Age Jason McGrath. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2022. 424 pp. $30.00 (pbk). ISBN 97815179140350
Inside the World of the Eunuch: A Social History of the Emperor's Servants in Qing China Melissa S. Dale Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2018 x + 223 pp. $55.00 ISBN 978-988-8455-75-10
The Specter of Materialism: Queer Theory and Marxism in the Age of the Beijing Consensus Petrus Liu. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2023. x + 239 pp. $25.95 (pbk). ISBN 97814780194280
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Why People Want Punishment: Retributive Justice and the Puzzle of Authoritarian Popularity Lily L. Tsai Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 2021 xii + 250 pp. £22.99 ISBN 978-1-1087-940
The Limits of Judicial Reforms: How and Why China Failed to Centralize Its Court System0
Going to the Countryside: The Rural in the Modern Chinese Cultural Imagination, 1915–1965 Yu Zhang Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2020 306 pp. $80.00 ISBN 978-0-4720-5433-50
Coevolutionary Pragmatism: Approaches and Impacts of China–Africa Economic Cooperation Xiaoyang Tang Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 xix + 278 pp. £75.00 ISBN 978-1-108-41529-30
China and Africa: The New Era Daniel Large Oxford: Polity, 2021 250 pp. £50.00; €56.50 ISBN 978-1-5095-3632-00
Hong Kong Rural Women under Chinese Rule: Gender Politics, Reunification and Globalisation in Post-Colonial Hong Kong Isabella Ng London and New York: Routledge, 2019 204 pp. £36.99 ISBN 978-0-367-7280
Down with Traitors: Justice and Nationalism in Wartime China Yun Xia Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2017 ix + 267 pp. $30.00 ISBN 978-0-295-74286-10
Contesting Master Narratives: Renderings of National History by Mainland China and Taiwan0
Borderland Infrastructures: Trade, Development, and Control in Western China Alessandro Rippa Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2020 282 pp, $124.00 ISBN 978-94-6372-560-60
The Art of Useless: Fashion, Media, and Consumer Culture in Contemporary China Calvin Hui New York: Columbia University Press, 2021 280 pp. $35.00 £28.00 ISBN 978-0-2311-9249-10
Mainland China's Taiwan Policy: From Peaceful Development to Selective Engagement Xin Qiang. London and New York: Routledge, 2022. 138 pp. £35.99 (pbk). ISBN 97803677563070
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Building a “Double First-class University” on China's Qing-Zang Plateau: Opportunities, Strategies and Challenges0
Creating the Intellectual: Chinese Communism and the Rise of a Classification U Eddy Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2019 xix + 226 pp. $34.95; £25.00 ISBN 978-0-52030369-00
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The Left in China: A Political Cartography Ralf Ruckus. London: Pluto Press, 2023. 240 pp. £16.99 (pbk). ISBN 97807453429550
China's Environmental Health Crisis and Its Challenge to the Chinese State Yanzhong Huang Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020 xviii + 264 pp. £22.99 ISBN 978-1-1088-1528-40
The Chinese Idea of a University: Phoenix Reborn Rui Yang. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press, 2022. 164 pp. HK$550.00 (hbk). ISBN 97898887542980
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The National New Area as an Infrastructure Space: Urbanization and the New Regime of Circulation in China0
Study Gods: How the New Chinese Elite Prepare for Global Competition Yi-Lin Chiang. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2022. 265 pp. $27.95 (pbk). ISBN 97806912104830
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Daring to Struggle: China's Global Ambitions Under Xi Jinping Bates Gill. New York: Oxford University Press, 2022, 320 pp. £19.99 (hbk). ISBN 97801975456450
China's Digital Nationalism Florian Schneider Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2018 xvii + 291 pp. £19.99; $31.95 ISBN 978-0-19-087680-70
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Heritage and Romantic Consumption in China Yujie Zhu Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2018 168 pp. € 85.00 ISBN 978-94-6298-567-40
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Calling for a New Renaissance Gao Xingjian (edited by Mabel Lee; translated by Mabel Lee and Yan Qian). Amherst, NY: Cambria Press, 2022. 314 pp. $114.99; £92.00 (hbk). ISBN 97816219665480
Circuit Listening: Chinese Popular Music in the Global 1960s Andrew F. Jones Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2020 304 pp. $28.00 ISBN 978-1-5179-0207-00
Artificial Intelligence with Chinese Characteristics: National Strategy, Security and Authoritarian Governance Jinghan Zeng. Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2022. 125 pp. $29.00 (pbk). ISBN 978981190720
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Power and Restraint in China's Rise Chin-Hao Huang. New York: Columbia University Press, 2022. 216 pp. $140.00; £117.00 (hbk). ISBN 97802312046440
Mobilizing for Development: The Modernization of Rural East Asia KRISTEN E. LOONEY Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2020 234 pp. $21.99 ISBN 978-1-5017488510
The (Re)Making of the Chinese Working Class: Labor Activism and Passivity in China Elly Leung. London and New York: Palgrave Macmillan. xxv + 182 pp. $159.99 (hbk). ISBN 97830308331210
The Great Exodus from China: Trauma, Memory, and Identity in Modern Taiwan DOMINIC MENG-HSUAN YANG Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020 xviii + 311 pp. £75.00; $99.99 ISBN 978-1-1084-7812-00
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Zoning China: Online Video, Popular Culture, and the State Luzhou Li Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press, 2019 312 pp. $40.00 ISBN 978-0-262-04317-50
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Maoism: A Global History Julia Lovell London: Bodley Head, 2019 606 pp. £30.00 ISBN 978-1-847-92249-60
Lu Xun's Affirmative Biopolitics: Nothingness and the Power of Self-Transcendence Wenjin Cui. New York and London: Routledge, 2022. x+260 pp. $170.00 (hbk). ISBN 97810321020300
The Other Digital China: Nonconfrontational Activism on the Social Web Jing Wang Cambridge, MA, and London: Harvard University Press, 2019 312 pp. £31.95 ISBN 978-0-674-98092-10
The Communist Judicial System in China, 1927–1976: Building on Fear Qiang Fang Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2021 336 pp. €115.00 ISBN 978-94-6372-945-10
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Raising Dogs that Bite: How Pastoralists and Breeders Care for Tibetan Mastiffs0
Drawn-out Protests in China's Rustbelt: Land Revenue and the Limits to Bargained Authoritarianism0
Loyalty and Competence: The Political Selection of Local Cadres in China0
Rivers of Iron: Railroads and Chinese Power in Southeast Asia David M. Lampton, Selina Ho and Cheng-Chwee Kuik Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2020 xxii + 307 pp. £24.00; $29.95 ISBN 978-0
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China's Urban Champions: The Politics of Spatial Development Kyle Jaros Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2019 360 pp. $95.00; £78.00 ISBN 978-0-691-19072-30
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Chairman Mao's Children: Generation and the Politics of Memory in China Bin Xu Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021 xi + 274 pp. £ 85.00 ISBN 978-1-108-84425-30
Righteous Revolutionaries: Morality, Mobilization, and Violence in the Making of the Chinese State Jeffrey A. Javed. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 312 pp. $34.95 (pbk). ISBN 97804720554940
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Modernization as Lived Experiences: Three Generations of Young Men and Women in China Fengshu Liu London and New York: Routledge, 2020 242 pp. £22.59 ISBN 978-1-315-44124-5 (e-book)0