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  • Works Received
Daniel H. Bays. A New History of Christianity in China. Wiley-Blackwell, 2012.
Ronald C. Brown. East Asian Labor and Employment Law: International and Comparative Context. Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Robert Ford Campany. Signs from the Unseen Realm: Buddhist Miracles Tales from Early Modern China. University of Hawai‘i Press, 2012.
Steve Chan. Looking for Balance: China, the United States, and Power Balancing in East Asia. Stanford University Press, 2012.
Xi Chen. Social Protest and Contentious Authoritarianism in China. Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Chifeng International Collaborative Archaeological Research Project. Settlement Patterns in the Chifeng Region. University of Pittsburgh Center for Comparative Archaeology, 2012.
Mireille Delmas-Marty and Pierre-Etienne Will, translated by Naomi Norberg. China, Democracy, and Law: A Historical and Contemporary Approach. Brill, 2012.
Arif Dirlik. Culture and History in Post-Revolutionary China: The Perspective of Global Modernity. Chinese University Press, 2012.
Judith Farquhar and Qicheng Zhang. Ten Thousand Things: Nurturing Life in Contemporary Beijing. Zone Books, 2012.
David A. Graff and Robin Higham. A Military History of China: Updated Edition. University of Kentucky Press, 2012.
Richard A. Harnett. The Jixia Academy and the Birth of Higher Learning in China: A Comparison of Fourth-Century b.c. Chinese Education with Ancient Greece. Edwin Mellen Press, 2011.
James W. Heisig and Timothy W. Richardson. Remembering Simplified Hanzi 2: How Not to Forget the Meaning and Writing of Chinese Characters. University of Hawai‘i Press, 2012.
Yasheng Huang. Capitalism with Chinese Characteristics. Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Wu Hung. A History of Ruins: Presence and Absence in Chinese Art and Visual Culture. Princeton University Press, 2012.
J. Bruce Jacobs. Democratizing Taiwan. Brill, 2012.
Wenqing Kang. Obsession: Male Same-Sex Relations in China, 1900–1950. Hong Kong University Press, 2009.
John Craig William Keating. A Protestant Church in Communist China: Moore Memorial Church Shanghai, 1949–1989. Lehigh University Press, 2012.
Perry Keller. The Citizen and the Chinese State. Ashgate, 2011.
Perry Keller. Obligations and Property Rights in China. Ashgate, 2011.
Sabrina Knight. Chinese Literature: A Very Short Introduction. Oxford University Press, 2012.
Belinda Kong. Tiananmen Fictions Outside the Square: The Chinese Literary Diaspora and the Politics of Global Culture. Temple University Press, 2012.
Elizabeth Freund Larus. Politics and Society in Contemporary China. Lynne Rienner, 2012.
Ann Lee. What the U.S. Can Learn from China: An Open-Minded Guide to Treating Our Greatest Competitor as Our Greatest Teacher. Berrett-Koehler, 2012.
Wei Li. Schwanfrau und Prinz Die chinesische Frühform einer Divyāvadāna-Legende. Harrassowitz, 2012.
Zai Liang, Steven F. Messner, Cheng Chen, and Youqin Huang. The Emergence of a New Urban China: Insiders’ Perspectives. Rowman and Littlefield, 2012.
Michelle Dammon Loyalka. Eating Bitterness: Stories from the Front Lines of China’s Great Urban Migration. University of California Press, 2012.
John S. Major, Sarah A. Queen, Andrew Seth Meyer, and Harold D. Roth. The Essential Huainanzi: Liu An, King of Huainan. Columbia University Press, 2012.
Mary Manjikian. Threat Talk: The Comparative Politics of Internet Addiction. Ashgate, 2012.
Susan L. Mann. Gender and Sexuality in Modern Chinese History. Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Robert B. Mark. China: Its Environment and History. Rowman and Littlefield, 2012.
Robin McNeal. Conquer and Govern: Early Chinese Military Texts from the Yizhou Shu. University of Hawai‘i Press, 2012.
Konrad Meisig and Marion Meisig. A Buddhist Chinese Glossary/Buddhistisch-Chinesisches Glossar. Harrassowitz, 2012. [End Page 555]
Dirk Meyer. Philosophy on Bamboo: Text and the Production of Meaning in Early China. Brill, 2012.
Zhongjian Mou, translated by Pan Junliang and Simone Normand. Taoism. Brill, 2012.
D. E. Mungello. Western Queers in China: Flight to the Land of Oz. Rowman and Littlefield, 2012.
Peter Tze Ming Ng. Chinese Christianity: An Interplay between Global and Local Perspectives. Brill, 2012.
Ronald Y. Otsuka and Fangfang Xu. Xu Beihong: Pioneer of Modern Chinese Painting. Denver Art Museum, 2012.
Laikwan Pang. Creativity and Its Discontents: China’s Creative Industries and Intellectual Property Rights Offenses. Duke University Press, 2012.
J. P. Park. Art by the Book: Painting Manuals and the Leisure Life in Late Ming China. University of Washington Press, 2012.
Yuri Pines. The Everlasting Empire: The Political Culture of Ancient China and Its Imperial Legacy. Princeton University Press, 2012.
Jiang Qisheng, translated by...