Handbook on China and Developing Countries

Handbook on China and Developing Countries

by Carla P. Freeman (Editor)

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Overview

Using original research to address cutting-edge topics, this Handbook explores the rapidly evolving and increasingly multifaceted relations between China and developing countries.


Innovative, data-rich analysis by leading experts from around the world critically assesses such timely issues as the ‘China model’, Beijing’s role in international development assistance, World Bank governance, Chinese peacekeeping and South-South relations, and developing countries and the internationalization of China’s currency. China’s engagement with individual countries and regions throughout the developing world is examined, including Chinese private sector investment in Africa.

This unique and comprehensive study is an essential reference for scholars and policy experts alike, with a breadth and depth of coverage that will inform and guide analysis for academics, practitioners and postgraduates.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781786434968
Publisher: Elgar, Edward Publishing, Inc.
Publication date: 10/16/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 608
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

Edited by Carla P. Freeman, Member of the China Studies Faculty and Director, The Foreign Policy Institute, Johns Hopkins University, School of Advanced International Studies, US

Table of Contents

Contents:


Foreward

Deborah Bräutigam


1. Introduction

Carla P. Freeman


PART I FRAMING CHINA’S RELATIONS WITH DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

2. The China Model: An Authoritarian State-led Modernization

Suisheng Zhao


3. China’s Relations with Developing Countries: Patterns, Principles, Characteristics, and Future Challenges

Qingmin Zhang


4. China’s Third World Odyssey: Changing Priorities, Continuities, and Many Contradictions

Mel Gurtov


PART II CHINA’S IDENTITY AND THE DEVELOPING WORLD

5. China’s Developing Country Identity—Challenges and Future Prospects

Xinquan Tu and Huiping Mo


6. Another Angle on a New Intimacy: How the Chinese Perceive Africa and Latin America

Simon Shen


7. African Traders in Guangzhou: A Bridge Community for Africa-China Relations

Adams Bodomo


PART III CHINA, THE DEVELOPING WORLD AND THE CHANGING INTERNATIONAL ORDER

8. The World Bank and China: The Long Decade of Realignment

Gregory Chin


9. Official Development Finance with Chinese Characteristics: Development Cooperation between China and Africa

Cheng Cheng


10. Expanded Privilege, Adjusted Risks: Developing Countries and Renminbi Internationalization

David Janoff Bulman


11. China’s Role in UN Peacekeeping Operations

Bernardo Mariani


12. Globalizing Grain: How China is Reshaping Global Agriculture

Mariano Turzi


13. China’s Oil Industry: Investment in Developing Countries

Jin Zhang


14. China as an Environmental Actor in the Developing World – China’s Role in Global Deforestation in Developing Countries

Carla P. Freeman and Yiqian Xu


PART IV CHINA’S RELATIONS WITH DEVELOPING COUNTRIES AND REGIONS

15. The China-Africa Connection: An Ambiguous Legacy?

Garth L. Le Pere


16. Searching for Data: Increasing Understanding of China’s Investment in Africa

Xiaofang Shen


17. China’s Deepening Middle East Relations

Leila Austin


18. China and Greater Central Asia

Niklas L.P. Swanstrom


19. Seeing the Forest for the Trees: China’s Shifting Perceptions of India

Selina Ho


20. China and the Development of Myanmar

Yun Sun


21. China in the Pacific Islands: Impacts and Implications

Terence Wesley-Smith


22. China’s Expanding Ties with Latin America

Riodan Roett and Guadalupe Paz


Index





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