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Westra on China

JCA co-editor, Richard Westra has an op-ed at The World Financial Review. Titled “China Down: The Weight of the Past on China’s Struggle for Development,” the opening paragraph states: Dr. Richard Westra historically contextualises China’s 21st century meteoric growth in … Continue reading

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Global China

In a new review available at the JCA publisher’s website, Kosmas Tsokhas reviews The Global Rise of China (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2017.1300832) by Alvin Y. So and Yin-wah Chu, published by Polity Press. Tsokhas begins by noting that So and Chu explore … Continue reading

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Reassessing the Cultural Revolution

In a new book review, Clemens Büttner of Germany’s Goethe University in Frankfurt reviews The Cultural Revolution at the Margins: Chinese Socialism in Crisis by Yiching Wu (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1266689). Published by Harvard University Press, the reviewer states that Wu takes … Continue reading

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Defiance in Singapore

Editor emeritus of JCA, Peter Limqueco has contributed a new review. He takes a look at Living in a Time of Deception (DOI: 10.1080/00472336.2016.1243253) by former political prisoner Poh Soo Kai and edited by Hong Lysa. Published in Singapore and … Continue reading

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China, the World, and Socialism

Some readers might find a composite “special issue” of International Critical Thought of some interest for its attention to China. These articles in this issue have been made free-to-view until March 2016. This journal is an official publication of the … Continue reading

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