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The People's Dynasty: Culture and Society in Modern China

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The state-directed opening of the Chinese economy in 1979 led to a number of radical transformations within Chinese society, but Western understanding of these changes is often limited by erroneous assumptions. Offering a clear picture of the vast economic and social forces of modern-day China, Professor Robert J. Shepherd addresses U.S. investment in China, China's ...more
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Published 2010 by Recorded Books
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Dec 02, 2011 Chris Ross rated it it was amazing
Shelves: chinese-culture
I listened to this lecture series and it is truly remarkable and gives a very brief overview of Chinese history and culture.
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it's a very good starter to know something about China. I didn't know much about China and now I can say I have a very basic knowledge that I can expand.
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