Author: Jin
Publisher: The Chinese University Press
Keywords: chinese, studies, institute, monographs, culture, contemporary, movement, cultural, manuscripts, river, elegy, popular, youthful
Number of Pages: 355
Published: 1998-02
List price: $27.00
ISBN-10: 9622017622
ISBN-13: 9789622017627

Among the many books dealing with the epochal changes of China during the eighties, this is probably the first full-length account of the popular cultural movement, or wenhuare. It is the result of collaboration between two Chinese intellectuals: a Beijing cultural activist who played a central role in the movement, and a Hong Kong academic who made first-hand observations of many of the events described. However, it is not personal experience, but rather interviews and documentary evidence on which this work is founded.The narrative has two parallel lines of development, which constantly int

Author: Xinyan Jiang
Publisher: Global Academic Publishing
Keywords: chinese, acpa, series, comparative, traditions, philosophy, ethical, life, perspectives, essays, examined
Number of Pages: 314
Published: 2002-05
List price: $29.95
ISBN-10: 1586842234
ISBN-13: 9781586842239

Authors:Zhu Yuan, Wang Liangbi, Ren Yongchang, Martin H. Mans
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Keywords: chinese, english, third, mandarin, dictionary, oxford, pocket
Number of Pages: 614
Published: 2004-05-20
List price: $17.95
ISBN-10: 0195968336
ISBN-13: 9780195968330

An essential reference both for English-speakers learning Chinese and Chinese-speakers learning English, this brand new edition of the Pocket Chinese Dictionary offers authoritative, up-to-the-minute coverage, with over 88,000 words and phrases, and 130,000 translations, in a compact and practical format. This brand new edition has been updated to include the very latest vocabulary, including bioterrorism, e-shopping, WAP phone, domain name, and SARS. The dictionary’s clear layout makes it accessible and straightforward to use, and a detailed index system of radicals helps you find the e

Authors:Rudolf G. Wagner, Laozi, Wang Bi,
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Keywords: chinese, culture, english, mandarin, philosophy, series, reading, daodejing, suny
Number of Pages: 540
Published: 2003-09-01
List price: $98.50
ISBN-10: 079145181X
ISBN-13: 9780791451816

Presenting the commentary of the third-century sage Wang Bi, this book provides a Chinese way of reading the Daodejing, one which will surprise Western readers.

Authors:Lorry Swerts, Koen De Ridder,
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Keywords: chinese, christian, art, leuven, studies, inculturation, painter, genechten, flemish, missionary, mon, van
Number of Pages: 190
Published: 2002-07
List price: $46.50
ISBN-10: 9058672220
ISBN-13: 9789058672223

In this beautifully illustrated book, with some color & many black and white photos, the life & work of the Flemish missionary artists known in Chinese as Fang Xisheng is studied, including his education in the Netherlands as an etcher and mural painter and then his career in China as a missionary, where he mastered the techniques of Chinese traditional arts & crafts and taught as a professor of the arts at the Catholic University of Beijing

Author: Sam Song
Publisher: BookSurge Publishing
Keywords: chinese, first, words, tigers, baby, nursery, song, popular, learn, rhyme
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2009-12-07
List price: $10.99
ISBN-10: 1439265062
ISBN-13: 9781439265062

Learn Chinese Through Song! using Sam Song’s simple and comprehensive approach . This book teaches you and your child to sing the famous Chinese nursery rhyme, Two Tigers, using Sam Song’s progressive method of taking the reader through a step by step introduction of the rhyme - 1) character by character, 2) phrase by phrase, and 3) sentence by sentence, ensuring that the reader grasps a complete and thorough understanding of the song. Accompanied with illustrations and a clear presentation of the progression of each Chinese character used in the rhyme, Learn Chinese Thro

Authors:Jieying Xi, Yunxiao Sun, Jing Jian Xiao,
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing
Keywords: chinese, series, economy, transition, youth
Number of Pages: 265
Published: 2006-04-30
List price: $120.00
ISBN-10: 0754643697
ISBN-13: 9780754643692

Featuring original research findings from a key Chinese national research centre, this book provides researchers with cutting-edge, reliable and comprehensive information about children and youth in modern China. The book employs a unique methodology to analyze China’s youth in terms of human capital development in a transitional economy. Coverage spans a wide range of critical issues, including: children’s physical and mental development, leisure and consumption choices, youth employment, pop culture, one-child families, Internet use, and juvenile delinquency. Written specifically
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