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Technology, politics, and society in China

Rudi Volti

Technology, politics, and society in China

by Rudi Volti

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Published by Westview Press in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Technology and state -- China,
    • Technology -- China

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRudi Volti.
      SeriesWestview special studies on China and East Asia
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsT27.C5 V64 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 255 p. ;
      Number of Pages255
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3782845M
      ISBN 100891589511
      LC Control Number81023174

        This book examines China’s ICT revolution, exploring the social, cultural and political implications of China’s transition to a more information-rich and communication-intensive society. The pace of the development of ICT in China has precipitated much speculation about political change and .   : Technology and Society in Ming China, (SHOT Historical Perspectives on Technology) (): Bray, Francesca: Books.

        Buy Education in China: Philosophy, Politics and Culture (China Today) by Ryan, Janette (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Janette Ryan. China was a world leader in science and technology until the early years of the Ming dynasty. Chinese discoveries and Chinese innovations such as papermaking, printing, the compass, and gunpowder (the Four Great Inventions) contributed to the economic development in East Asia, the Middle East and e scientific activity started to decline in the fourteenth century.

      Books shelved as chinese-politics: The Emperor's Tomb by Steve Berry, The Party: The Secret World of China's Communist Rulers by Richard McGregor, The Ch. China - China - Social, political, and cultural changes: The years from the 8th century bce to bce witnessed the painful birth of a unified China. It was a period of bloody wars and also of far-reaching changes in politics, society, and intellectual outlook. The most obvious change in political institutions was that the old feudal structure was replaced by systems of incipient bureaucracy.


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Larus' book flows naturally from personal experiences in the People's Republic through the historical events leading up to the present, which she lays out in a detailed and organized manor, ending with predictions and thoughts on the future of by: 7.

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