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Building a Nation at War

Transnational Knowledge Networks and the Development of China during and after World War II

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$60.00 • £48.95 • €54.00

ISBN 9780674278318

Publication Date: 11/15/2022

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346 pages

6 x 9 inches

8 photos, 1 color photo, 3 illus., 2 tables

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  • List of Figures and Tables*
  • Acknowledgments
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Notes on Abbreviation
  • Introduction
  • 1. Surveying and Planning
  • 2. Developing Human Resources: Education and Training in China
  • 3. Developing Human Resources: Education and Training in the United States
  • 4. China’s War Production Board: Technical Collaboration for Wartime Purposes
  • 5. Training, Planning, and Reconstructing the Transnational Relationship in the Postwar Era
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • * Figures and Tables
    • Figures
      • 1.1. Pictorial representation of cane sugar production in Sichuan Province
      • 2.1. Popular science display in Gansu
      • 2.2. The oilfield exhibit at the Chongqing Industrial and Mining Exhibition
      • 2.3. Two Bailie boys learning about screw-threads
      • 2.4. Dykstra’s colleagues and a farmer at a potato farm
      • 2.5. Mr. Yang in his potato field
      • 3.1. Number of students in the US by year of entry
      • 3.2. The Universal Engineering Digest
      • 4.1. Men working at the Central Machine Works
      • 4.2. Weapons being produced in an underground factory
      • 4.3. Transportation and road usage observed by Dykstra
      • 5.1. “China’s Needs for Industrialization”
    • Tables
      • 2.1. New fields of study introduced by Ministry of Education in 1939
      • 2.2. Number of students in the sciences at the vocational level and above

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