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Contemporary China

approaching the 21st century

by Sino-American Conference on Contemporary China (26th 1997 University of Maryland)

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Published by University Press of Maryland in Bethesda, MD .
Written in English

  • China,
  • Taiwan
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Congresses,
    • Taiwan -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Rebecca McGinnis.
      SeriesStudies in global Chinese affairs ;, 2
      ContributionsMcGinnis, Rebecca.
      LC ClassificationsDS702 .S56 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL59681M
      ISBN 101883053528
      LC Control Number99088497

      Center for the Study of Contemporary China Perelman Center for Political Science & Economics South 36th St, Suite Philadelphia, PA [email protected] Jacques deLisle Director. Guobin Yang Deputy Director. Yuanyuan Zeng Associate Director. Hong Ying is amongst the best known contemporary Chinese writers. Her works include K: The Art of Love, a fictionalised account of the true story of Julian Bell and his Chinese lover that led to a major libel case in China, Concubine of Shanghai and an autobiography entitled Daughter of the River. Dec 27,  · One of the reasons this book by Wei Hui (周卫慧, ) deserves attention is because it represents a genre of literature written by young female authors, known as ‘Beauty Writers’ (美女作家) who focused on topics generally deemed taboo in China around This book touches upon topics such as female orgasm, menstruation, oral sex.

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