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.
Kerry Brown – Chatham House, UK
Paul French – Access Asia, China
David Kelly – University of Technology Sydney, Australia
Jeff Wasserstrom – University of California, Irvine, USA
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
A Case Study of the Influence of Christian Ethics on Business Life
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.
How Expanding Waistlines are Changing a Nation'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.
The Past, Present and Future of the Communist Party of China
'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.
Towards the Coordinated Market Economy
This timely collection of essays from Peter Nolan offers deep insight into the challenges faced in integrating China with the global political economy.
Globalization, Transition and Development
A wide-ranging review of China's economic boom and the way in which it has been rapidly transformed beyond all recognition.