Italy's Encounters With Modern China

If I Could Tell You Just One Thing: Encounters with Remarkable People and Their Most Valuable Advice [Audiobook]

If I Could Tell You Just One Thing: Encounters with Remarkable People and Their Most Valuable Advice [Audiobook] by Richard Reed
English | November 3, 2016 | ASIN: B01MF9K9A5 | [email protected] kbps | 5 hrs 29 mins | 156 MB
Narrator: Richard Reed
The Rise of Political Intellectuals in Modern China: May Fourth Societies and the Roots of Mass-party Politics (Repost)

The Rise of Political Intellectuals in Modern China: May Fourth Societies and the Roots of Mass-party Politics By Shakhar Rahav
2015 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 0199382263 | PDF | 12 MB
Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China

Thomas Mullaney - Coming to Terms with the Nation: Ethnic Classification in Modern China
Published: 2010-11-04 | ISBN: 0520262786, 0520272749 | PDF | 256 pages | 34.42 MB
China and Capitalism: A History of Business Enterprise in Modern China

China and Capitalism: A History of Business Enterprise in Modern China (Understanding China: New Viewpoints on History and Culture) by David Faure
English | Feb 7, 2006 | ISBN: 9622097839 | 136 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This book describes China's encounter with capitalism from the sixteenth century to the twentieth century. It poses poignant questions in simple language, guides the reader through a complex literature and presents a unique point of view.
Encounters with a Radical Erasmus: Erasmus' Work as a Source of Radical Thought in Early Modern Europe

P. G. Bietenholz, "Encounters with a Radical Erasmus: Erasmus' Work as a Source of Radical Thought in Early Modern Europe"
English | ISBN: 080209905X | 2008 | 336 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Architectural Encounters with Essence and Form in Modern China

Architectural Encounters with Essence and Form in Modern China by Seng Kuan
English | April 15, 2002 | ISBN: 026218219X | 301 pages | PDF | 5 MB

Built around snatches of discussion overheard in a Beijing design studio, this book explores attitudes toward architecture in China since the opening of the Treaty Ports in the 1840s. Central to the discussion are the concepts of ti and yong, or "essence" and "form," Chinese characters that are used to define the proper arrangement of what should be considered modern and essentially Chinese.

A Good Life: Human rights and encounters with modernity  

Posted by interes at June 29, 2014
A Good Life: Human rights and encounters with modernity

A Good Life: Human rights and encounters with modernity by Mary Edmunds
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1922144665 | 314 pages | PDF | 4,8 MB

This book is a story. It’s a story about ordinary people in very different parts of the world dealing with rapid change in the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries. It’s about times of turbulent and violent social upheaval and rupture with the past. It’s about modern times.
Colonial Hong Kong and Modern China: Interaction and Reintegration (repost)

Colonial Hong Kong and Modern China: Interaction and Reintegration by Pui Lee
English | ISBN: 9622097200 | 2005 | 308 pages | PDF | 14,8 MB

The evolution of Hong Kong, as a British colony and now a Special Administrative Region at China's door step, has always been inextricably intertwined with the situation in China. This relationship is examined through various perspectives in this volume.
The Western Time of Ancient History: Historiographical Encounters with the Greek and Roman Pasts

The Western Time of Ancient History: Historiographical Encounters with the Greek and Roman Pasts by Alexandra Lianeri
English | 2011 | ISBN: 052188313X | ISBN-13: 9780521883139 | 372 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

This book examines the conceptual and temporal frames through which modern Western historiography has linked itself to classical antiquity. In doing so, it articulates a genealogical problematic of what history is and a more strictly focused reappraisal of Greek and Roman historical thought.
Making Religion, Making the State: The Politics of Religion in Modern China (repost)

Yoshiko Ashiwa, "Making Religion, Making the State: The Politics of Religion in Modern China"
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0804758417 | PDF | 304 pages | 7,7 MB

Making Religion, Making the State combines cutting-edge perspectives on religion with rich empirical data to offer a challenging new argument about the politics of religion in modern China.