China Versus The West

China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 17, 2016
China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century

Ivan Tselichtchev, Frank-Jürgen Richter, "China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century"
ISBN: 0470829729 | 2012 | EPUB | 224 pages | 1 MB

China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 9, 2015
China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century

China Versus the West: The Global Power Shift of the 21st Century by Ivan Tselichtchev and Frank-Jürgen Richter
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0470829729 | 224 pages | PDF | 1 MB

China and the West: Music, Representation, and Reception  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at July 26, 2017
China and the West: Music, Representation, and Reception

China and the West: Music, Representation, and Reception by Michael Saffle
English | Mar. 1, 2017 | ISBN: 0472130315 | 346 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Western music reached China nearly four centuries ago, with the arrival of Christian missionaries, yet only within the last century has Chinese music absorbed its influence. As China and the West demonstrates, the emergence of “Westernized” music from China—concurrent with the technological advances that have made global culture widely accessible—has not established a prominent presence in the West.

Changing Referents: Learning Across Space and Time in China and the West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at July 2, 2017
Changing Referents: Learning Across Space and Time in China and the West

Changing Referents: Learning Across Space and Time in China and the West by Leigh Jenco
English | 2015 | ISBN: 0190263814, 0190263822 | 296 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Supreme Courts in Transition in China and the West: Adjudication at the Service of Public Goals

Supreme Courts in Transition in China and the West: Adjudication at the Service of Public Goals By Cornelis Hendrik (Remco) van Rhee, Yulin Fu
English | PDF | 250 Pages | 2017 | ISBN : 3319523430 | 3.57 MB

This edited volume looks at supreme courts in China and the West. It examines the differences and similarities between the Supreme People’s Court of Mainland China and those that follow Western models. It also offers a comparative study of a selection of supreme courts in Europe and Latin America.

Perfect Worlds: Utopian Fiction in China and the West  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Jan. 16, 2017
Perfect Worlds: Utopian Fiction in China and the West

Perfect Worlds: Utopian Fiction in China and the West by Douwe Fokkema
English | Feb. 29, 2012 | ISBN: 9089643508 | 449 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Perfect Worlds is an extensive, comparative study of utopian narratives in both the East and the West. Douwe Fokkema provides an elegant argument about the human impulse to imagine new and better worlds, astutely observing that the utopian imagination thrives in the context of secularization.

China and the West at the Crossroads  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at July 9, 2016
China and the West at the Crossroads

China and the West at the Crossroads: Essays on Comparative Literature and Culture (China Academic Library) by Daiyun Yue
English | 10 July 2016 | ISBN: 9811011141 | 400 Pages | PDF (True) | 4.16 MB

Beginning with a retrospective of the past century, this book offers a panoramic picture of Chinese comparative literature, from its nascence in the early 1920s…

The Great Encounter of China and the West, 1500D1800 [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at April 30, 2016
The Great Encounter of China and the West, 1500D1800 [Repost]

The Great Encounter of China and the West, 1500D1800 (Critical Issues in World and International History) by D. E. Mungello
English | Mar. 16, 2009 | ISBN: 0742557979, 0742557987 | 184 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

This widely praised book explores the 1500-1800 period before China's decline, when the country was widely viewed as a leading world culture and power. Europe, by contrast, was in the early stages of emerging from provincial to international status while the United States was still an uncharted wilderness.

The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China and the West (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Aug. 29, 2015
The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China and the West (repost)

The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China and the West by Toby E. Huff
English | ISBN: 0521529948 | 2003 | PDF | 443 pages | 5,4 mb

The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China and the West (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Aug. 18, 2013
The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China and the West (repost)

Toby E. Huff, "The Rise of Early Modern Science: Islam, China and the West"
English | ISBN: 0521529948 | 2003 | PDF | 443 pages | 5,4 mb

Toby Huff examines the long-standing question of why modern science arose only in the West and not in the civilizations of Islam and China, despite the fact that medieval Islam and China were more scientifically advanced.