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Nigel Farage, the leader of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP), makes a statement after Britain voted to leave the European Union in London

Chinese media criticise Brexit vote, but are optimistic on UK ties

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese state media on Saturday offered snide criticism of the negative consequences of democracy after Britain voted to leave the European Union, but vowed to stand by the “golden age” of Sino-British ties.

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The Romance of the Three Kingdoms and Mao's Global Order of Tripolarity

The Romance of the Three Kingdoms and Mao’s Global Order of Tripolarity

This book examines the impact of classical Chinese literature on Mao Zedong’s political rhetoric and his vision of a tripolar geopolitical landscape at the peak of the Cold War.

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Postmodernism and China

Postmodernism and China

Few countries have been so transformed in recent decades as China. With a dynamically growing economy and a rapidly changing social structure, China challenges the West to understand the nature of its modernization.

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Just One Child

Just One Child

“This is a seminal contribution to policy making as a subject of anthropological study. But to say only this would obscure the often gripping and intricate story of Chinese expert politics, where rocket scientists seized the initiative in defining historic demographic policy.

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"Harmonious World" and China's New Foreign Policy

“Harmonious World” and China’s New Foreign Policy

‘Harmonious World’ and China’s New Foreign Policy consists of essays by China specialists on the Chinese government’s characterization of foreign policy as a ‘harmonious world.’

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China's Foreign Relations

China’s Foreign Relations

Poised to become the dominant Asia-Pacific power, China yet remains an elusive international player.

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China's Communist Party: Atrophy and Adaptation

China’s Communist Party: Atrophy and Adaptation

“Why has the Chinese Communist Party kept its grip on power while the former communist states of the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe have collapsed? And where is China heading?

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Governing China’s Population

China’s giant project in social engineering has drawn worldwide attention, both because of its coercive enforcement of strict birth limits, and because of the striking changes that have occurred in China’s population: one of the fastest fertility declines in modern history and a gender gap among infants that is the highest in the world.

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