The Writing on the Wall: China and the West in the 21st Century
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Автор
Уилл Хаттон
Издательство
Abacus, Little Brown Book Group
Язык
Английский
Год издания
2013
Количество страниц
448 стр.
Формат
125x197 мм
Переплет
Мягкий
ISBN
978-0-349-11882-6

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An incisive and thoroughly accessible account of China's emergence as an economic power and its developing relationship with the West

China constitutes a fifth of the world's population. Over the last twenty years its economy has doubled to make it the fifth largest economy in the world; if the pace is repeated over the next twenty it is set to become second only to the US. The speed of its development is stunning, a combination of cheap labour and commitment to science and technology that has never been matched by a developing country. The Pearl River Delta, Shanghai and Beijing have become city-regions whose growth and embrace of modernity strike the visitor with awesome force. This is a continent on the move, recovering the world position and wealth it once had.

The re-emergence of China as a superpower constitutes the biggest challenge the world has had for more than a century. Never before in modern times has the financial, trade, economic and diplomatic world pecking order been so profoundly reconstituted with the challenger country itself in the grips of incredible ideological and political change. This is a transition both internally in China and externally in the world beyond beset by hazard and risk. The world's peace and prosperity depends upon it being executed successfully.

Biographical Notes

Will Hutton is chief executive of the Work Foundation and columnist for the OBSERVER, where he was editor, then editor-in-chief for four years.

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Автор
Уилл Хаттон
Издательство
Abacus, Little Brown Book Group
Язык
Английский
Год издания
2013
Количество страниц
448 стр.
Формат
125x197 мм
Переплет
Мягкий
ISBN
978-0-349-11882-6
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Характеристики The Writing on the Wall: China and the West in the 21st Century
Автор
Уилл Хаттон
Издательство
Abacus, Little Brown Book Group
Язык
Английский
Год издания
2013
Количество страниц
448 стр.
Формат
125x197 мм
Переплет
Мягкий
ISBN
978-0-349-11882-6
Вес
316 гр.
Тип
Бумажная