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  • China's Road to the Korean Warby Chen Jian

    Columbia University Press 1995; US$ 34.99

    In October 1950, one year after the establishment of the People’s Republic of China, Mao Zedong and the Beijing leadership sent “Chinese People’s Volunteers” to Korea to fight against United Nations forces moving rapidly toward the Chinese-Korean border. By the end of the three year war that followed, American and Chinese military intervention in... more...

  • Mao's China and the Cold Warby Jian Chen

    The University of North Carolina Press 2010; US$ 25.49

    This comprehensive study of China's Cold War experience reveals the crucial role Beijing played in shaping the orientation of the global Cold War and the confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union. The success of China's Communist revolution in 1949 set the stage, Chen says. The Korean War, the Taiwan Strait crises, and the Vietnam... more...

  • Corporate Governance in Chinaby Jian Chen

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 54.95

    Based on extensive original economic analysis, Chen examines key questions relating to corporate governance in China, including the relationship between ownership structure and corporate performance, the determinants of capital structure, and the nature of contemporary governance structures. It concludes that corporate performance is positively related... more...

  • Solid State Fermentation for Foods and Beveragesby Jian Chen; Yang Zhu

    CRC Press 2013; US$ 80.00

    Although one of the oldest microbial technologies used in food processing, solid-state fermentation (SSF) had, until recently, fallen out of favor. However, based on a series of established mathematical models, new design concepts for SSF bioreactors and process control strategies have been proposed, allowing SSF technology to reach new levels.... more...

  • Globalization, Competition and Growth in Chinaby Jian Chen; Shujie Yao

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 48.95

    Presenting original work and new thinking on a wide range of important issues, the book explores the current state of globalization, competition and growth in China. China has produced an economic miracle since the late 1970s in its transition from a planned to a market economy. This remarkable economic performance was brought about by an open-door... more...

  • Gdh 2004 - Proceedings Of The Third International Symposium On The Gerasimov–drell–hearn Sum Rule And Its Extensionsby Sebastian Kuhn; Jian-Ping Chen

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2005; US$ 176.54

    This volume presents an overview of the many new and exciting results, both theoretical and experimental, in the area of spin structure functions and sum rules at low to moderate photon virtuality Q2. It includes contributions from many leading scientists in the field worldwide. The volume covers the following topics:. • recent results on the Gerasimov–Drell–Hearn... more...

  • Understanding the Discrete Element Methodby Hans-Georg Matuttis; Jian Chen

    Wiley 2014; US$ 144.00

    Gives readers a more thorough understanding of DEM and equips researchers for independent work and an ability to judge methods related to simulation of polygonal particles Introduces DEM from the fundamental concepts (theoretical mechanics and solidstate physics), with 2D and 3D simulation methods for polygonal particles Provides the fundamentals... more...

  • Risk Management of Supply and Cash Flows in Supply Chainsby Jian Li; Jia Chen; Shouyang Wang

    Springer New York 2011; US$ 183.45

    This volume offers a framework to study the interaction of various factors related to risk and their influence on supply chain management. The scope of area covered includes operations management, decision analysis and business administration. more...

  • Reprogramming Microbial Metabolic Pathwaysby Xiaoyuan Wang; Jian Chen; Peter Quinn

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 195.68

    Metabolic engineering has been developed over the past 20 years to become an important tool for the rational engineering of industrial microorganisms. This book has a particular interest in the methods and applications of metabolic engineering to improve the production and yield of a variety of different metabolites. The overall goal is to achieve... more...

  • Functional Carbohydratesby Jian Chen; Yang Zhu; Song Liu

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book covers several major functional carbohydrates widely used in food and other applications. It presents technical details of bio-manufacture, providing direct assistance to researchers and engineers who are interested in applying and producing these carbohydrates. more...