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Funding Loyalty: The Economi... - Eugenia Belova

Funding Loyalty: The Economi...Eugenia Belova

The flow of money to national, regional, and local Soviet communist party organizations, the manner in which money was collected, and how their financial discipline was enforced all yield deep insights into the party’s role in the Soviet in… more

Funding Loyalty: The Economics of the Communist Party (The Yale-Hoover Series on Stalin, Stalinism, and the Cold War)
Eugenia Belova
Yale University Press , English


To Read this book is to know why the communist party is able to grow world wide even today.

Karl Marx , Friedrich Engels
Then the Witches Multiplied - Edita Birschbach

Then the Witches MultipliedEdita Birschbach

I didn’t know what heartbreak meant until he decided to make me one of his girlfriends. He introduced me to such agony that I thought I would never laugh again. I never should have gotten close to somebody like him.I was too naive, too shel… more

Then the Witches Multiplied
Edita Birschbach
China's Rise to Power: Conce... -

China's Rise to Power: Conce...

China’s Rise to Power: Conceptions of State Governance examines how a twenty-first century contradiction—the country’s combination of authoritarian rule and a market-oriented economy in state-led capitalism—has proven simultaneously appeali… more

China’s Rise to Power: Conceptions of State Governance
Palgrave Macmillan , English
State and Society in 21st Ce... -

State and Society in 21st Ce...

Written by a team of leading China scholars, this book explores the dynamics of state power and legitimation in twenty-first century China, and the implications of changing state-society relations for the future viability of the People’s Re… more

State and Society in 21st Century China: Crisis, Contention and Legitimation (Asia’s Transformations)
Routledge , English
The China Virus - Albert A. Dalia

The China VirusAlbert A. Dalia

As frigid winter winds blew over China’s capital, Beijing, a hot conflict intensified within the Communist Party. The China Virus is a novel of international mystery and espionage set in Beijing in the mid-1980s revolving around the struggl… more

The China Virus
Albert A. Dalia
Albert A. Dalia , English
Factions and Finance in Chin... - Victor C. Shih

Factions and Finance in Chin...Victor C. Shih

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The contemporary Chinese financial system encapsulates two possible futures for China’s economy. On the one hand, extremely rapid financial deepening accompanied by relatively stable prices are both manifestations of a vigorous growth traje… more

Factions and Finance in China: Elite Conflict and Inflation
Victor C. Shih
Cambridge University Press , English
The Chinese Communist Party ... - Zheng Yongnian

The Chinese Communist Party ...Zheng Yongnian

Contrary to the expectations of many people, China’s recent economic growth has not led to the collapse of the Chinese Communist Party. In fact, the Party has recently carried out a peaceful and orderly transition to the so-called fourth ge… more

The Chinese Communist Party in Reform (Routledge Studies on the Chinese Economy)
Zheng Yongnian
Routledge , English
The Chinese People's Liberat... - Daniel  Alderman

The Chinese People's Liberat...Daniel Alderman

Participants considered the PLA’s relationship with the Chinese Communist Party; trends in the PLA’s ongoing reforms to informationalize, mechanize, and adapt to China’s evolving defense needs; and the PLA’s role in tackling internal securi… more

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA)
Daniel Alderman
The OddShoeFinder Shoe Weare... - Kent Basson, Clare Barron

The OddShoeFinder Shoe Weare...Kent Basson, Clare Barron

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SEE CUSTOMER REVIEWS AT LISTING FOR HARD COPY OF BOOK.The authors have worn shoes for a total of more than 75 years. Let them show you: How shoe sizing standards got started; how to get a better fit; how various shoe lacing patterns can imp… more

The OddShoeFinder Shoe Wearer’s Handbook: How to Get a Good Fit, Choose the Right Shoes for the Situation, Avoid Counterfeit Designer and Athletic Shoes, … Creative and Productive Uses for Your Old
Kent Basson, Clare Barron
OddShoeFinder.com , English
Romeo and Julian - Free Fall... - Bealevon Nolan

Romeo and Julian - Free Fall...Bealevon Nolan

Two men - two secrets - one war. In the middle of Italy in 1943…Romeo, a young Italian undercover informant for the communist party, is the only local witness of a historical event. But for him meeting the German paratrooper Julian is more … more

Romeo and Julian - Free Fall: Historical Gay Romance
Bealevon Nolan
BookRix , English
Contagious Capitalism: Globa... - Mary Elizabeth Gallagher

Contagious Capitalism: Globa...Mary Elizabeth Gallagher

One of the core assumptions of recent American foreign policy is that China’s post-1978 policy of “reform and openness” will lead to political liberalization. This book challenges that assumption and the general relationship between economi… more

Contagious Capitalism: Globalization and the Politics of Labor in China
Mary Elizabeth Gallagher
Princeton University Press , English
Political Culture and Partic... - Yang Zhong

Political Culture and Partic...Yang Zhong

Despite China’s rapid urbanisation and industrialisation, most Chinese still live in the vast countryside or have rural household registration. Although there was significant economic improvement in rural areas in the 1980s, the rural econo… more

Political Culture and Participation in Rural China (China Policy Series)
Yang Zhong
Routledge , English
Women in the Chinese Enlight... - Zheng Wang

Women in the Chinese Enlight...Zheng Wang

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Centering on five life stories by Chinese women activists born just after the turn of this century, this first history of Chinese May Fourth feminism disrupts the Chinese Communist Party’s master narrative of Chinese women’s liberation, rec… more

Women in the Chinese Enlightenment: Oral and Textual Histories
Zheng Wang
University of California Press , English
Doris Lessing: Border Crossi... - Alice Ridout, Susan Watkins

Doris Lessing: Border Crossi...Alice Ridout, Susan Watkins

Despite winning the Nobel Prize for Literature, Doris Lessing has received relatively little critical attention. One of the reasons for this is that Lessing has spent much of her lifetime and her long published writing career crossing both … more

Doris Lessing: Border Crossings (Continuum Literary Studies)
Alice Ridout, Susan Watkins
Continuum , English
Two Friends - Alberto Moravia

Two FriendsAlberto Moravia

In this set of novellas, a few facts are constant. Sergio is a young intellectual, poor and proud of his new membership in the Communist Party. Maurizio is handsome, rich, successful with women, and morally ambiguous. Sergio’s young, sensua… more

Two Friends
Alberto Moravia
Other Press , English
The Road to Terror: Stalin a... - Mr. J. Arch Getty

The Road to Terror: Stalin a...Mr. J. Arch Getty

This gripping book assembles and translates into English for the first time top secret Soviet documents from 1932 to 1939, the era of Stalin’s purges. The nearly 200 documents, including dossiers, police reports, private letters and secret … more

The Road to Terror: Stalin and the Self-Destruction of the Bolsheviks, 1932-1939 (Annals of Communism Series)
Mr. J. Arch Getty
Yale University Press , English
Redeemed by Fire: The Rise o... - Lian Xi

Redeemed by Fire: The Rise o...Lian Xi

This book is the first to address the history and future of homegrown, mass Chinese Christianity. Drawing on a large collection of fresh sources—including contemporaneous accounts, diaries, memoirs, archival material, and interviews—Lian Xi… more

Redeemed by Fire: The Rise of Popular Christianity in Modern China
Lian Xi
Yale University Press , English
Screen Enemies of the Americ... - Fraser A. Sherman

Screen Enemies of the Americ...Fraser A. Sherman

American films, like America itself, have long been fascinated by the threat of outsiders posing as citizens to destroy the American way of life. This book tracks real-world fears appearing in the movies—Nazi agents, Japanese-American spie… more

Screen Enemies of the American Way: Political Paranoia About Nazis, Communists, Saboteurs, Terrorists and Body Snatching Aliens in Film and Television
Fraser A. Sherman
McFarland , English
Legitimating the Chinese Com... - Peter Sandby-Thomas

Legitimating the Chinese Com...Peter Sandby-Thomas

The dominant view concerning the rule of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is that it is simply a matter of time before it comes to an end. This view has been dominant since the pro-democracy protests in 1989 and has only been strengthened … more

Legitimating the Chinese Communist Party Since Tiananmen: A Critical Analysis of the Stability Discourse (China Policy Series)
Peter Sandby-Thomas
Routledge , English