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New book by Prof Kerry Brown: Contemporary China


14 February 2013

A new book titled Contemporary China, by Professor Kerry Brown, Executive Director of China Studies Centre, has recently beenpublished, presenting an accessible and engaging introduction to all aspects of China.

Following a scene-setting chapter on the making of modern-day China, the book moves on to examine the country's political and economic structures, its society and culture, and its changing place in the world. Looking to the future, the book also considers the demographic and political challenges which China now faces. Professor Brown shows that there is a vibrant debate within the country about what China is, in what direction it might go and what sort of power it should become.

For more information about this book, please visit the publisherPalgrave Macmillan's website.

Also, if you would like to order a copy, please download theorder form here.