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Each themed section pairs a historian with a social scientist to give an overall view of where China is coming from and where it is heading. Written in clear and accessible style, this nuanced book will be essential reading for all readers interested in China past and present and its growing global role.

Prueher former ambassador

Downs, Mark Elvin, Joseph W. Recensioner i media A major step forward in the accurate understanding of China in the attempt to understand its internal dynamic. China's Energy Rise Erica S. They have given us a guide to understanding that is not only immensely interesting to a broad group of readers trying to understand modern China but also eminently useful to those who deal in the U. This book will inform both the average reader and the academic about the rise of China, and above all, its identity reconstruction.

We will also have synergies, collaboration, and cooperation. This welcome and long-overdue approach will assist a broad readership that seeks to understand both where China has been and where it is going. The contributors to this book are not only among the best observers and analysts of China's actions but also some of the best writers in the field.

Perkins, Qin Yaqing, Evelyn S. Prueher, former ambassador to China and commander-in-chief, U. In China's Rise, Brantly Womack has compiled the most useful set of perspectives in the last decade on how to think about China.

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