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The China boom : why China will not rule the world

Author: Ho-fung Hung
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2017
Series: Contemporary Asia in the world
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
"Many thought China's rise would fundamentally remake the global order. Yet, much like other developing nations, the Chinese state now finds itself in a status quo characterized by free trade and American domination. Through a cutting-edge historical, sociological, and political analysis, Ho-fung Hung details the competing interests and economic realities that temper the dream of Chinese supremacy--forces that are  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ho-fung Hung
ISBN: 023116419X 9780231164184 0231164181 9780231164191
OCLC Number: 989951597
Awards: Commended for Honorable Mention - The Asia and Asian America Section Book Award: Transnational 2016
Description: xxiv, 232 Seiten : Diagramme, Karten ; 24 cm
Contents: List of Illustrations and Tables Preface Chronology of State Making and Capitalist Development in China, Sixteenth to Twenty-First Centuries Introduction: Sinomania and Capitalism Part I. Origins 1. A Market Without Capitalism, 1650-1850 2. Primitive Accumulation, 1850-1980 3. The Capitalist Boom, 1980-2008 Part II. Global Effects, Coming Demise 4. Rise of the Rest 5. A Post-American World? 6. Global Crisis Conclusion: After the Boom Notes References Index
Series Title: Contemporary Asia in the world
Responsibility: Ho-fung Hung.


A systematic investigation into the origins and unraveling of China's economic miracle.  Read more...


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[An] informative study... [The China Boom] paints a convincing picture that China may not be the superpower many predicted it to be. Publishers Weekly This valuable treatise will appeal to both Read more...

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