UNDER RECONSTRUCTION -- Our new beautifully-designed, fully responsive site will soon be unveiled...

CHINA IN THE 21st CENTURY

Anthem’s China in the 21st Century series presents unique perspectives on the social, cultural and economic currents shaping the world’s newest superpower, from academic and professional authors with deep experience and long engagement with the region. The series focuses particularly on the most powerful ideas and influences that are now shaping China, and seeks to combine Chinese and non-Chinese perspectives, looking at the key economic, social, and political challenges that China will face as it continues to become one of the great powers of the 21st century.

 

Series Editors

Kerry Brown – Chatham House, UK

Paul French – Access Asia, China

 

Editorial Advisors

David Kelly – University of Technology Sydney, Australia

Jeff Wasserstrom – University of California, Irvine, USA

 

Proposals

We welcome submissions of proposals for challenging and original works that meet the criteria of this series. We make prompt editorial decisions. Our titles are published simultaneously in print and eBook editions and are subject to peer review by recognized authorities in the field. Should you wish to send in a proposal, please contact us at: proposal@anthempress.com

  1. Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China
     
    A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
    Joy Kooi-Chin Tong

    Inspired by Max Weber’s thesis on the Protestant ethic, this volume examines the influence of Christianity on overseas Chinese entrepreneurs working in China during its transition from a centrally-planned economy toward a market economy under Communist rule.

     
    PRICE:  £25.00  /  $40.00
    Buy from Amazon.co.uk  Buy from Amazon.com


    Paperback | October 2013 | ISBN 9781783080564

  2. Overseas Chinese Christian Entrepreneurs in Modern China
     
    A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
    Joy Kooi-Chin Tong

    Inspired by Max Weber’s thesis on the Protestant ethic, this volume examines the influence of Christianity on overseas Chinese entrepreneurs working in China during its transition from a centrally-planned economy toward a market economy under Communist rule.

     
    PRICE:  £60.00  /  $99.00
    Buy from Amazon.co.uk  Buy from Amazon.com


    Hardback | February 2012 | ISBN 9780857283535

  3. Fat China
     
    How Expanding Waistlines are Changing a Nation
    Paul French and Matthew Crabbe

    'Fat China' provides an in-depth analysis of the growing problem of obesity in China and its relationship to the nation's changing diet, lifestyle trends and healthcare system.

    PRICE:  £16.99  /  $29.95
    Buy from Amazon.co.uk  Buy from Amazon.com


    Paperback | July 2010 | ISBN 9780857289650

  4. Friends and Enemies
     
    The Past, Present and Future of the Communist Party of China
    Kerry Brown, with a Foreword by Will Hutton

    ‘Friends and Enemies’ delivers a thorough account of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), explaining its origins and evolution, looking at options for its future, and laying bare its inner workings.

    PRICE:  £14.99  /  $24.95
    Buy from Amazon.co.uk  Buy from Amazon.com


    Paperback | July 2009 | ISBN 9781843317814

  5. Integrating China
     
    Towards the Coordinated Market Economy
    Peter Nolan

    This timely collection of essays from Peter Nolan offers deep insight into the challenges faced in integrating China with the global political economy.

    PRICE:  £20.00  /  $35.00
    Buy from Amazon.co.uk  Buy from Amazon.com


    Paperback | October 2008 | ISBN 9781843312383

  6. Transforming China
     
    Globalization, Transition and Development
    Peter Nolan

    A wide-ranging review of China's economic boom and the way in which it has been rapidly transformed beyond all recognition.

    PRICE:  £16.99  /  $29.95
    Buy from Amazon.co.uk  Buy from Amazon.com


    Paperback | May 2004 | ISBN 9781843311232