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Published: 01 August 2015

256 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190231132

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The Discourse of Race in Modern China

Frank Dikötter

  • Shows how and why notions of "race" became so widespread in China, now updated to include the continuation of this trend into the twenty-first century.
  • Dikötter writes accessible history and has won the prestigious BBC Samuel Johnson Prize for his book Mao's Great Famine
  • Examines how Western notions of scientific racism have played out in China

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