Pocket China Atlas: Maps and Facts at Your Fingertips

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For China-watchers worldwide, this concise volume vividly and efficiently offers a wealth of information on the world's largest nation by population. Based on the highly acclaimed State of China Atlas, it contains more than 25 full-color topical maps, clear graphics, and an informative, readable text that ...

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Overview

For China-watchers worldwide, this concise volume vividly and efficiently offers a wealth of information on the world's largest nation by population. Based on the highly acclaimed State of China Atlas, it contains more than 25 full-color topical maps, clear graphics, and an informative, readable text that together chart the profound changes within China and trace their implications for the world at large.

* Maps and facts for the 2008 Beijing Olympics *

Topics include:

* China and the USA

* Growth of cities

* Trade and investment

* Tourism

* Population and the one-child family

* Business and entrepreneurs

* Human rights and political stability

* Energy needs and the environment

* Chronology of events since 1949

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Editorial Reviews

Journal of Chinese Political Science - Wanfa Zhang
"The fascinating thematic maps provide the most basic information..."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780520254688
  • Publisher: University of California Press
  • Publication date: 3/1/2008
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 64
  • Sales rank: 1,362,519
  • Product dimensions: 4.25 (w) x 6.63 (h) x 0.25 (d)

Meet the Author

Stephanie Hemelryk Donald is Professor of
International Studies and Director of the Institute for
International Studies at University of Technology Sydney. Robert Benewick is Emeritus Professor of Politics, University of Sussex and Research Associate in The Centre for the Study of Democracy, University of Westminster.

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