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The History and Politics of China

Cover: The Politics of Imagining Asia, by Wang Hui, edited by Theodore Huters, from Harvard University Press

The Politics of Imagining Asia

Wang Hui, edited by Theodore Huters

Cover: Mao’s Invisible Hand: The Political Foundations of Adaptive Governance in China

Mao’s Invisible Hand: The Political Foundations of Adaptive Governance in China

Edited by Sebastian Heilmann and Elizabeth J. Perry

Cover: Military Culture in Imperial China

Military Culture in Imperial China

Edited by Nicola Di Cosmo

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