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China: A Modern History
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China: A Modern History (Hardback)

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In this complete guide to modern China, Michael Dillon takes students through its social, political and economic changes, from the Qing Empire, through the civil war and the Communist state, to its incarnation as a hybrid capitalist superpower.

Key features of the new edition include:

- A brand new chapter on the Xi Jinping premiership

- Coverage of the recent developments in Hong Kong

- Unique analysis of Tibet and Xinjiang

- Teaching aides including biographies of leading figures, timelines and a glossary

Clearly and compelling written, this textbook is essential for any student of the history or politics of modern China.

History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentPolitical science & theory Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 12/08/2021 ISBN-13: 9780755602612  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Michael Dillon was founding Director of the Centre for Contemporary Chinese Studies at the University of Durham, where he taught modern Chinese history for four decades. He is a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and the Royal Asiatic Society and was Visiting Professor at Tsinghua University in Beijing in 2009. He is the author of five books on contemporary China, including works on Deng Xiaoping and Zhou Enlai and, most recently, Mongolia.

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