|Serie||Short Oxford History of the Modern World|
|Emne||20th century; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; 21st century; Asian history; China; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Politics & government; Regional studies; c 1800 to c 1900|
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Om Rebellions and Revolutions: China from t
This is a study of China from the 1800s to the present day. It focuses on China's problems of development - the decay and collapse of the Chinese Empire, its failure to recover in the first half of the twentieth century, and its rapid emergence in world affairs since the Communist Party Revolution of 1949. This new edition examines economic growth, updates Chinese foreign policy, provides a revised account of the Tiananmen Incident, and brings the chronologycompletely up to date.