China s Publishing Industry

China's Publishing Industry presents a portrait of the contemporary Chinese publishing industry in its political and commercial contexts, and analyses how its structures are influenced by the state and by market forces. Starting with an overview of the publishing business in China, this book takes a long view of the profound changes in China's publishing industry, covering a period from the 'socialist transformation' under Mao to the more recent reforms, such as the conglomeration and corporatisation, of the industry. The book investigates the impact of the changing social, economic and ideological environment on the structure and operation of the publishing industry, and explores how the burgeoning digital publishing business is shaped by the broader social context. It reveals that the process of commercialisation in China's publishing industry has been marked by persistent tensions and contradictions, and demonstrates, through case studies, how these tensions have impacted everyday practices. Provides contemporary industry information about China's publishing. Presents a clear overview of trends and explains the fundamental dynamics behind them. Gives an analytic account of China’s publishing, demonstrating the interaction between the broader social context and the publishing industry. Explains the legacies of the old system, the predicaments inherent in the current industry, and the limits of ongoing reforms. Illustrates how a typical state publishing group operates and copes with the demands from the party, the pressures from the market and the challenges posed by digital technologies.

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  • Author : Qidong Yun
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • ISBN : 0081010036
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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China's Publishing Industry

China's Publishing Industry
  • Author : Qidong Yun
  • Publisher : Chandos Publishing
  • Release : 23 August 2018
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China's Publishing Industry presents a portrait of the contemporary Chinese publishing industry in its political and commercial contexts, and analyses how its structures are influenced by the state and by market forces. Starting with an overview of the publishing business in China, this book takes a long view of the profound changes in China's publishing industry, covering a period from the 'socialist transformation' under Mao to the more recent reforms, such as the conglomeration and corporatisation, of the industry. The

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  • Author : Robert E. Baensch
  • Publisher : Transaction Publishers
  • Release : 09 May 2021
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  • Author : Hu Yang,Yang Xiao
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 09 March 2012
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  • Author : Jianhua Yao
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 16 July 2014
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  • Author : Robert Culp
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release : 28 May 2019
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Amid early twentieth-century China’s epochal shifts, a vital and prolific commercial publishing industry emerged. Recruiting late Qing literati, foreign-trained academics, and recent graduates of the modernized school system to work as authors and editors, publishers produced textbooks, reference books, book series, and reprints of classical texts in large quantities at a significant profit. Work for major publishers provided a living to many Chinese intellectuals and offered them a platform to transform Chinese cultural life. In The Power of Print

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  • Author : Paul Midler
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 11 January 2011
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An insider reveals what can—and does—go wrong when companies shift production to China In this entertaining behind-the-scenes account, Paul Midler tells us all that is wrong with our effort to shift manufacturing to China. Now updated and expanded, Poorly Made in China reveals industry secrets, including the dangerous practice of quality fade—the deliberate and secret habit of Chinese manufacturers to widen profit margins through the reduction of quality inputs. U.S. importers don’t stand a chance,

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  • Author : Cynthia J. Brokaw,Kai-Wing Chow
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 07 March 2005
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Despite the importance of books and the written word in Chinese society, the history of the book in China is a topic that has been little explored. This pioneering volume of essays, written by historians, art historians, and literary scholars, introduces the major issues in the social and cultural history of the book in late imperial China. Informed by many insights from the rich literature on the history of the Western book, these essays investigate the relationship between the manuscript

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  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 09 May 2021
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'Chinese economic reform and opening to the international economy since the late 1970s have changed the country and the world. The developments in the steel industry through the reform period are central to those changes, illuminative of them, and of immense significance in themselves. This book throws new light on these historic changes for Chinese and foreign readers alike.' - From the foreword by Ross Garnaut, University of Melbourne, Australia

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  • Author : Christiane Prange
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 14 May 2016
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This book compiles brand new case studies on the intricacies and market entry strategies of different companies in China. The sheer speed and scope of China’s growth makes it unique and investment opportunities are very attractive. Despite the potential, many western companies fail in their market entry strategies. This book traces the major sources of failure and uses cases to illustrate how firms can better cope with the challenging Chinese market. With a special focus on marketing, positioning, and

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  • Author : Ming Wang,Kin Keung Lai,Jerome Yen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 16 May 2014
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This book provides an overview of China’s financial markets and their latest developments. The book explores and discusses the difficulties in building modern financial markets that are compatible with an increasingly complicated market economy and examines the various strategies to reform China’s financial system. It covers a range of topics: China’s financial structure, financial regulation, financial repression and liberalization, monetary policy and the People's Bank of China, banking reforms, exchange rate policy, capital control and capital-account liberalization,

Bronze and Sunflower

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  • Author : Cao Wenxuan
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release : 14 March 2017
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A beautifully written, timeless tale by Cao Wenxuan, best-selling Chinese author and 2016 recipient of the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award. Sunflower is an only child, and when her father is sent to the rural Cadre School, she has to go with him. Her father is an established artist from the city and finds his new life of physical labor and endless meetings exhausting. Sunflower is lonely and longs to play with the local children in the village across the river.

Handbook of Cultural and Creative Industries in China

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  • Author : Michael Keane
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 27 May 2016
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China is at the crux of reforming, professionalising, and internationalising its cultural and creative industries. These industries are at the forefront of China's move towards the status of a developed country. In this comprehensive Handbook, international experts including leading Mainland scholars examine the background to China's cultural and creative industries as well as the challenges ahead. The chapters represent the cutting-edge of scholarship, setting out the future directions of culture, creativity and innovation in China. Combining interdisciplinary approaches with contemporary

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  • Author : Carles Brasó Broggi
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 29 April 2016
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The aim of this book is to track the historical origins of China’s economic reforms. From the 1920s and 1930s strong ties were built between Chinese textile industrialists and foreign machinery importers in Shanghai and the Yangzi Delta. Despite the fragmentation of China, the contribution of these networks to the modernization of the country was important and longstanding. Facing the challenge of growing in a fragmented country, Chinese textile firms such as Dafeng, Dacheng and Lixin focused on urban

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  • Author : E Liu,Liu T'ieh-yun,S. Liu
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release : 09 May 1990
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This deft translation of a classic Chinese novel tells the story of a man, now an itinerant healer, who wanders through the towns and countryside of North China in the last years of the Manchu dynasty.