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  • Two Billion Eyesby Ying Zhu

    New Press, The 2012; US$ 27.95

    As China navigates the murky waters of a ?third way? with liberal economic policies under a strict political regime, the surprising battleground for China?s future emerges in the country?s highest rated television network?China Central Television, or CCTV. With 16 internationally broadcast channels and over 1.2 billion viewers, CCTV is a powerhouse... more...

  • Television in Post-Reform Chinaby Ying Zhu

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    This book examines the role of television in contemporary China, focusing on the political, economic and cultural forces shaping the transformation of Chinese primetime TV dramas, in particular the dynasty dramas which have enjoyed increasing popularity since the late 1990s. more...

  • Unemployment in Asiaby John Benson; Ying Zhu

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 44.95

    Focusing on a relatively unexplored aspect of one of the world's most dynamic economic regions, this book examines the changing nature of unemployment in a range of key Asian countries over the last two decades. more...

  • Trade Unions in Asiaby John Benson; Ying Zhu

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 49.95

    Offering a comprehensive account of the role played by trade unions in Asia, this book focuses on the strategies they have adopted to represent workers, and discusses the issues surrounding wages and working conditions, health and safety, women?s employment opportunities and human resource development. more...

  • TV Chinaby Ying Zhu; Christopher Berry

    Indiana University Press 2009; US$ 21.20

    If radio and film were the emblematic media of the Maoist era, television has rapidly established itself as the medium of the "marketized" China and in the diaspora. In less than two decades, television has become the dominant medium across the Chinese cultural world. TV China is the first anthology... more...

  • The Dynamics of Asian Labour Marketsby John Benson; Ying Zhu

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 48.95

    This book explores the dynamics of Asian labour markets in a cross section of eight Asian economies including Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, India, Vietnam, Thailand and Indonesia.  It considers how these markets have responded to globalisation, and assesses likely future trends and developments. more...

  • Art, Politics, and Commerce in Chinese Cinemaby Ying Zhu; Stanley Rosen

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2010; US$ 50.00

    Art, politics and commerce are intertwined everywhere, but in China the interplay is explicit, intimate and elemental, and nowhere more so than in the film industry. Understanding this interplay in the era of market reform and globalization is essential to understanding mainland Chinese cinema. This interdisciplinary book provides a comprehensive reappraisal... more...

  • Law and Labour Market Regulation in East Asiaby Sean Cooney; Tim Lindsey; Richard Mitchell; Zhu Ying

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 195.00

    This edited collection examines the labour laws of seven industrializing East Asian Societies - China, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, The Philippines and Vietnam - and discusses the variation in their impact across the whole region. more...

  • China's Transition to a Global Economyby Professor Michael Webber; Mark Wang; Zhu Ying

    Palgrave Macmillan 2002; US$ 165.00

    How has China approached the global economy? Webber, Wang and Zhu attempt to answer this question through analysis of the concepts of globalization, transition and regionalization. China's approach has been experimental, stressing the liberalization of trade and investment flows and the development of a market economy. By these indexes globalization... more...

  • The Everyday Impact of Economic Reform in Chinaby Ying Zhu; Michael Webber; John Benson

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    Examining the impact of economic reform on everyday life in China, this book explores how changes in the employment relationship have affected the enterprise performance, the quality of working life and the livelihood strategies for individual households and families in China. more...