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Author Baum, Richard, 1940-2012

Title China watcher : confessions of a Peking Tom / Richard Baum

Publ Info Seattle : University of Washington Press, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  DS734.9.B38 A3 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  DS734.9 B38 A3 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 328 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "A Samuel and Althea Stroum book."
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Preface -- The Occidental tourist -- A dissertation is not a dinner party -- Confessions of a Peking Tom -- Through the looking glass -- Democracy deferred -- Capitalism with Chinese characteristics -- The road to Tiananmen -- After the deluge -- China rising -- God in the machine -- The wild, wild west -- Beijing revisited -- China watching, then and now -- The Gini in the jar -- Loose ends
LC subject Baum, Richard, 1940-2012
Sinologists -- United States -- Biography
College teachers -- United States -- Biography
China -- History -- 1949-
China -- Politics and government -- 1949-
ISBN 9780295989976 (hardback : alk. paper)
0295989971 (hardback : alk. paper)