7 edition of The land and people of China found in the catalog.
An introduction to the geography, history, culture, economy, and government of China.
|Statement||by John S. Major.|
|Series||Portraits of the nations series|
|LC Classifications||DS706 .M25 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 298 p. :|
|Number of Pages||298|
|ISBN 10||0397323360, 0397323379|
|LC Control Number||88023427|
The book sheds light on China’s distant past as well as its more recent history, and acts as a guidebook for anyone looking to become a better leader. In fact, the notorious Mao Zedong was said to have been inspired by the book, with many of his greatest thoughts being summaries of Sun’s. Journey through China in this fascinating and absorbing book: discover the land of dragons and emperors, and learn about the significance of its ancient dynasties. Countless tools and materials that people have used every day for centuries—paper, gunpowder, cast iron, m A fascinating book about the history and culture of China/5(33).
Theoretically provocative and empirically well-grounded, Developing China provides a systematic, insightful, and authoritative account of the enormous development of China’s precious land resources. As such, it will be of great interest to scholars, students, and professional practitioners in the fields of development studies, political. New Democracy, or the New Democratic Revolution, is a concept based on Mao Zedong's Bloc of Four Social Classes theory in post-revolutionary China which argued originally that democracy in China would take a decisively distinct path to that in any other country. He also said every Third World country would have its own unique path to democracy, given that particular country's own social and.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a country in East is the world's most populous country, with a population of around billion in Covering approximately million square kilometers ( million mi 2), it is the world's third or fourth-largest country by area. As a one-party state led by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), it exercises jurisdiction. The People's Republic of China: Who Should Own the Land A document-based teaching unit If you are planning to share copies of this Ebook with students in your classroom, please also purchase the NHE Classroom License. This highly participatory unit gives students the opportunity to analyze the issue of proportional land distribution in China since by role playing each of the four major.
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The land and people of China (Portraits of the nations series) Hardcover – January 1, by John S Major (Author) › Visit Amazon's John S Major Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.
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Brimming with photographs, the reader gets a tour through the different topographies of this enormous country. Information is given in short paragraphs with bold headings. The text is very easy and accessable. The author addresses topics of politics, food and the multiculural nature of China/5(3).
The land and people of China. [Cornelia Spencer] -- Introduces the history and culture of the four-thousand-year old country known today as the People's Republic of China. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia Spencer.
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The land and people of China. [John S Major] -- An introduction to the geography, history, culture, economy, and government of China. Print book: Juvenile audience: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: An introduction to the geography, history, culture, economy, and government of China.
Book has wrinkling on the lower spine, previous owner's inscription written on the bottom right corner of the front loose endpaper, some wear on the loose endpapers, foxing, moderate discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good.
China, The land and the People. The history, the art, and the science. Foreword by Joseph Needham. Get this from a library. China: the land and the people. [D C Money] -- This book provides a factual geographical and historical background from which to view modern China, while discussing the ways in which a firm control is exercised over the progress of its thousand.
An excellent children's introduction to the people of China, their diversity, their daily lives and some of the key issues that they face in their rapidly developing country. I found the book to be interesting, balanced and informative - giving children an insight into a culture they know little s: 3.
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Unfortunately three important books, Mr. Lionel Curtis The Capital Question of China, Mr. Owen Lattimore Manchuria, Cradle of Conflict, and Professor J. Condliffe China To-day: Economic, appeared too late for us to make full use of them.
It is not possible for us to mention by name all those to whom our thanks are due. The accomplished author Anchee Min writes the prologue to China, People Place Culture History, a handsome book published by DK Publishing.
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As a percentage, agricultural land makes up about % of land. CONTEMPORARY CHINA: A BOOK LIST. by Lubna Malik and Lynn White. Winter Edition. This list is available on the web at: Land Reforms & Peasants. Ag, Rural Econ, Food.
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Lastly, it interprets the "cloud trust + land trust" model which combines science, technology, knowledge and capital with land to realize the intensive and overall development of land. This book attempts to solve China's land. Land, Property & Construction in the People's Republic of China.
In this Book. contents. View Citation; summary. This book documents the progress made in these important sectors of the economy and their potential for creating a property market, their impact on overseas companies building in China and also on the indigenous construction.
This is the SupChina Book List, books about China across all genres — fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and everything in between — ranked from to 1. We sourced broadly, in an attempt to create a unique, inclusive list that has something for everyone, neither catering to a specific taste nor pandering to any preconceived idea of what such a list should look like.In China ownership of a map indicated sovereignty over the land it depicted.
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