Fung Library

New English Acquisitions

No. 99 – January 2014 - New Books

  • Barnaby, Martin, Hanging Man: The Arrest of Ai Weiwei (New York: Faber and Faber, 2013), 245 pp.

  • Bo, Zhiyue, Xi Jinping's Advisors (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Brødsgaard, Kjeld Erik, State-Owned Enterprises and Elite Circulation in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 13 pp.

  • Brødsgaard, Kjeld Erik, State-owned National Champions Dominate China's Nomenklatura Capitalism (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Callick, Rowan, The Party Forever: Inside China's Modern Communist Elite (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), 266 pp.

  • Chen, Gang, China's Third Party Plenum: Xi Consolidates Power with Socioeconomic Overhaul Plans (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 17 pp.

  • Chen, Gang, Managing Social Media in China: A Fresh Campaign Against Internet Celebrities (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 13 pp.

  • Chen, Gang, Xi Jinping's Campaign Against Corruption (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 17 pp.

  • China Development Research Foundation, China's New Urbanization Strategy (London: Routledge, 2013), 359 pp.

  • Chinoy, Mike, Assignment China (Los Angeles: University of Southern California, 5 DVDs, 2012-13)

  • Chuang, Ya-Chung, Democracy on Trial: Social Movements and Cultural Politics in Postauthoritarian Taiwan (Hong Kong: The Chinese University Press, 2013), 269 pp.

  • Chung, Chien-peng, Self-Immolations in Tibet (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 10 pp.

  • Chung, Chien-peng, Tibetans as a Diplomatic Issue Between China and South Asian States (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Cohen, Jerome A. and Margaret K. Lewis, Challenges to China: How Taiwan Abolished Its Version of Re-Education Through Labor (New York: U.S.-Asia Law Institute, NYU School of Law, 2013), 240 pp.

  • Cook, Alistair D.B., The 2013 China-United States Strategic and Economic Dialogue: An Assessment (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 21 pp.

  • Council of Economic Planning and Development, Taiwan Statistical Data Book 2013 (Taipei: Council of Economic Planning and Development, Executive Yuan, ROC, 2013), 359 pp.

  • Das, Dilip K., China and the Asian Economies: Interactive Dynamics, Synergy and Symbiotic Growth (New York: Routledge: 2013), 253 pp.

  • Day, Alexander F., The Peasant in Postsocialist China: History, Politics and Capitalism (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013), 233 pp.

  • Dikötter, Frank, The Tragedy of Liberation: The History of the Chinese Revolution, 1945-47 (New York: Bloomsbury, 2013), 376 pp.

  • Duan, Dongtao, A Survey of China's Post 1980s Generation (Beijing: New World Press, 2013), 210 pp.

  • Economy, Elizabeth C. and Michael Levi, By All Means Necessary: How China's Resource Quest is Changing the World (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014), 278 pp.

  • Eder, Thomas Stephan, China-Russian Relations in Central Asia: Energy Policy, Beijng's New Assertiveness and 21st Century Geopolitics (Wiesbaden: Springer, 2014), 151 pp.

  • Erickson Andrew S., Chinese Anti-Ship Ballistic Missile (ASBM) Development Drivers, Trajectories and Strategic Implications (Washington, DC: Jamestown Foundation, 2013), 148 pp.

  • Erickson, Andrew S. and Austin M. Strange, No Substitute for Experience: Chinese Antipiracy Operations in the Gulf of Aden (Newport, RI: China Maritime Studies, U.S. Naval War College, 2013), 196 pp.

  • Fischer, Andrew Martin, The Disempowered Development of Tibet in China: A Study in the Economics of Marginalization (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014), 425 pp.

  • Freeman Carla and Drew Thompson, China on the Edge: China's Border Provinces and Chinese Security Policy (Washington, DC: Center for the National Interest and Johns Hopkins SAIS, 2011), 109 pp.

  • Gao Zhiguo, Yu Jia, Haiwen Zhang, and Jilu Wu, eds., Cooperation and Development in the South China Sea (Beijing: China Democracy and Legal System Publishing House, 2013), 236 pp.

  • Griffin, Nicholas, Ping-Pong Diplomacy: The Secret History Behind the Games That Changed the World (New York: Scribner, 2014), 336 pp.

  • Hachigian, Nina, ed., Debating China: The U.S.-China Relationship in Ten Conversations (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014), 253 pp.

  • Heilmann, Sebastian and Dirk H. Schmidt, China's Foreign Political and Economic Relations: An Unconventional Global Power (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2014), 266 pp.

  • Hsu, Sara, Lessons in Sustainable Development from China and Taiwan (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), 103 pp.

  • Huang, Chien-Chung, Guosheng Deng, Zhenyao Wang, and Richard L. Edwards, eds., China's Nonprofit Sector: Progress and Challenges (New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers, 2014), 239 pp.

  • Huang, Yanjie, China's Labor Market in 2013: Migrant Labor Shortage and Educated Unemployment (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 13 pp.

  • Lai, Hongyi, Religions and Chinese Socialism: China's Religious Policies since the 1990s (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 17 pp.

  • Lam, Peng Er, 2020 Tokyo Olympics: Game Changer for Japan (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 13 pp.

  • Lampton, David M., Following the Leader: Ruling China, From Deng Xiaoping to Xi Jinping (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2014), 393 pp.

  • Lee, Karen An-Hwei, Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora: Literary Transnationalism and Translingual Migrations (Amherst, NY: Cambria, 2013), 278 pp.

  • Leibold, James Ethnic Policy in China: Is Reform Inevitable (Honolulu: East-West Center, University of Hawai'i, 2013), 65 pp.

  • Li, Shi, Hiroshi Sato, and Terry Sicular, eds., Rising Inequality in China: Challenges to a Harmonious Society (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013), 499 pp.

  • Lin, Chun, China and Global Capitalism: Reflections on Marxism, History, and Contemporary Politics (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), 266 pp.

  • Lin, Tingjin, The Politics of Financing Education in China (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), 194 pp.

  • Liu, Zhenya, Electric Power and Energy in China (New York: Wiley, 2013), 381 pp.

  • Lüthje, Boy, Siqi Luo, and Hao Zhang, Beyond the Iron Rice Bowl: Regimes of Production and Industrial Relations in China (Frankfurt: Campus Velkag, 2013), 354 pp.

  • Ma, Damien and William Adams, In Line Behind a Billion People: How Scarcity Will Define China's Ascent in the Next Decade (Upper Saddle River, NJ: FT Press, 2014), 330 pp.

  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China's Foreign Affairs 2012 (Beijing: World Affairs Press, 2012), 620 pp. + CD-ROM.

  • Na, Jiang, China and International Human Rights: Harsh Punishments in the Context of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (Heidelberg: Springer, 2014), 324 pp.

  • Naughton, Barry, ed., Wu Jinglian: Voice of Reform in China (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2013), 368 pp.

  • Pettis, Michael, Avoiding the Fall: China's Economic Restructuring (Washington, DC: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, 2013), 157 pp.

  • Potter, Pitman B., China's Legal System (Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 2013), 267 pp.

  • Qi, Dongtao, The China Policy of Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party From 1986 to 2012 (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 15 pp.

  • Qi, Dongtao, The China Policy of Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party Since 2012: The Unfinished Last Mile (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Qi Dongtai, Chinese Society in 2013 (II): Social Stability and Social Governance (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 12 pp.

  • Qian, Jiwei, Financial Sustainability of the Basic Pension System in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Rea, Dennis, Live at the Forbidden City: Musical Encounters in China and Taiwan (New York: iUniverse, 2006), 200 pp.

  • Saw, Swee-Hock, Sheng Lijun, and Chin Kin Wah, eds., ASEAN-China Relations: Realities and Prospects (Singapore: Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2005), 375 pp.

  • Schwarcz, Vera, Ancestral Intelligence: Renditions and Poems (Simbury, CT: Antrim House, 2013), 94 pp.

  • Shan, Wei, China's New Initiatives in "Social Management" (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 17 pp.

  • Shan, Wei, The Whats and Whys of "An Unhappy China" in the Past Two Years (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Singh, Anoop, Malhar Nabar, and Papa N'iaye, eds., China's Economy in Transition: From External to Internal Rebalancing (Washington, DC: International Monetary Fund, 2013), 279 pp.

  • So, Alvin Y., Class and Class Conflict in Post-Socialist China (Singapore: World Scientific Publishing, 2013), 200 pp.

  • Spanakos, Anthony Peter, and Clarity Burke, The BRICs Development Bank: China and the Evolving World Order (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 14 pp.

  • Steinhardt, H. Christopher, How Rebelliousness is Chinese Society: An Analysis of Official Figures and Survey Data (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Tang, Wenfang, Explaining Political Trust in China: A Comparison with Taiwan (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Tang, Wenfang, Regime-Inspired Contentious Politics in China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Tong, Sara Y. and Yao Jielu, Pilot Free Trade Zone in Shanghai: Li Keqiang's Strategy to Reinvigorate Reforms (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 21 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, Cross-Strait Relations Under Ma Ying-Jeou's Second Presidency (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 20 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, The Diaoyu Islands Dispute: An Update (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 17 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, Implications of Chinese Fishing Practices in the South China Sea (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, The South China Sea Dispute: An Update (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 14 pp.

  • Tseng, Katherine Hui-Yi, Taiwan's Politics in 2013: Stumbling Forward Amid Uncertainties (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Tunsjø, Øystein, Security and Profit in China's Energy Policy: Hedging Against Risk (New York: Columbia University Press, 2013), 316 pp.

  • UNDP, China National Human Development Report 2013: Sustainable and Liveable Cities, Toward Ecological Civilization (Beijing: China Translation and Publishing Corporation, 2013), 178 pp.

  • Wang, Huiyao, Globalizing China: The Influence, Strategies and Successes of Chinese Returnee Entrepreneurs (Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., 2012), 202 pp.

  • Wang, Hun-en, The Rise of China and Chinese International Relations Scholarship (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2013), 194 pp.

  • Wang, Lin, Poverty Alleviation Investment and Private Economy in China: An Exploration of the Guangcai Programme (New York: Springer, 2014), 161 pp.

  • Wang, Luolin and Zhu Ling, eds., Breaking Out of the Poverty Trap: Case Studies from the Tibetan Plateau in Yunnan, Qinghai, and Gansu (Hackensack, NJ: World Century Publishing, 2013), 270 pp.

  • Wang, Xiaojue, Modernity with a Cold War Face: Reimagining the Nation in Chinese Literature Across the 1949 Divide (Cambridge, MA: Asia Center, Harvard University, 2013), 359 pp.

  • Wang, Yuzhu, Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership and ASEAN Centrality: A Chinese Perspective (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 12 pp.

  • Wong, John, China's Economy 2013 and Outlook for 2014: Maintaining Stable Growth to Pursue Reform (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 15 pp.

  • Wong, John, Interpreting Li Keqiang's Strategies of Managing the Chinese Economy and its Reform (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 11 pp.

  • Wu, Shengping, Modern Archaics: Continuity and Innovation in the Chinese Lyric Tradition, 1900-1937 (Cambridge, MA: Asia Center, Harvard University, 2013), 437 pp.

  • Xu, Youyu and Hua Ze, eds., In the Shadow of the Rising Dragon: Stories of Repression in the New China (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013), 236 pp.

  • Yahuda, Michael, Sino-Japanese Relations after the Cold War: Two Tigers Sharing a Mountain (New York: Routledge, 2014), 146 pp.

  • Ye, Yumin, and Richard LeGates, Coordinating Urban and Rural Development in China: Learning from Chengdu (Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2013), 410 pp.

  • Yep, Tay, ed., Negotiating Autonomy in Greater China: Hong Kong and Its Sovereign Before and After 1997 (Copenhagen: Nordic Institute of Asian Studies Press, 2013), 325 pp.

  • Yew, Chiew Ping, Hong Kong: Towards a Proactive Immigration Policy (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 15 pp.


  • Yew, Chiew Ping, Mainland Migrants in Hong Kong: Integration and Programs (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Yu, Hong, Chengdu: A Rising Economic Star in Western China (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 14 pp.

  • Zhao, Hong, China's Afghan Policy: Toward a "March West" Strategy? (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 20 pp.

  • Zhao, Hong, Japan and China Vying for ASEAN Support (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Zhao, Lingmin and Huang Yanjie, Chinese Media's Interest in Singapore (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 16 pp.

  • Zhao, Litao, China's Social Policy Reform in "Deep Water" (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Zhao Litao, Chinese Society in 2013 (I): Rebuilding the Momentum of Social Reform (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 15 pp.

  • Zhao, Litao and Hong Ciyuan Lily, China's Population Policy: Debates and Adjustments (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 11 pp.

  • Zhao, Shukai, Township Governance and Institutionalization in China (Singapore: World Scientific, 2014), 372 pp.

  • Zheng, Yongnian and Chen Gang, China's Politics in 2013: Determined Leadership and Hardline Policies (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 20 pp.

  • Zheng, Yongnian and Lye Liang Fook, China's Foreign Policy in 2013: Pursuing a More Active Foreign Policy While Upholding its National Interest (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 27 pp.

  • Zhou, Zhihua, Guangdong's Innovation in Land Use (Singapore: East Asian Institute, National University of Singapore, 2013), 18 pp.

  • Zhu, Rongji, Zhu Rongji on the Record: The Road to Reform, 1991-1997, tr. June Y. Mei (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2013), 460 pp.

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