Global Shanghai, 1850–2010

Global Shanghai, 1850–2010

This book explores the play of international forces and international ideas about Shanghai, looking backward as far as its transformation into a subdivided treaty port in the 1840s, and looking forward to its upcoming hosting of China’s first World’s Fair, the 2010 Expo. As such, Global Shanghai is a lively and informative read for students and scholars of Chinese studies and urban studies and anyone interested in the history of Shanghai.

Download Now
Author
Publisher Routledge
Release Date
ISBN 1134613733
Pages 187 pages
Rating 4/5 (31 users)

More Books:

Global Shanghai, 1850–2010
Language: en
Pages: 187
Authors: Jeffrey N Wasserstrom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-25 - Publisher: Routledge

GET EBOOK

This book explores the play of international forces and international ideas about Shanghai, looking backward as far as its transformation into a subdivided trea
Global Shanghai, 1850–2010
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Jeffrey N Wasserstrom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-25 - Publisher: Routledge

GET EBOOK

This book explores the play of international forces and international ideas about Shanghai, looking backward as far as its transformation into a subdivided trea
From Policemen to Revolutionaries: A Sikh Diaspora in Global Shanghai, 1885-1945
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Yin Cao
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-10-10 - Publisher: BRILL

GET EBOOK

In From Policemen to Revolutionaries, Yin Cao elaborates the rise and fall of the Sikh community in Shanghai by the turn of the twentieth century.
Global Shanghai Remade
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Richard Hu
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-08 - Publisher: Routledge

GET EBOOK

Examining the rise of Pudong and its role in re-creating Shanghai as a global city, Global Shanghai Remade utilises this important case study to shed light on c
Silencing Shanghai
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Fang Xu
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-24 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

GET EBOOK

Silencing Shanghai examines the paradoxical and counterintuitive contrast between Shanghai’s emergence as a global city and marginalization of the Shanghai di
Shanghai Expo
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Tim Winter
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Routledge

GET EBOOK

In 2010 Shanghai hosted the largest, most spectacular and most expensive expo ever. Attracting a staggering 73 million visitors, and costing around US$45 billio
International Handbook of Globalization and World Cities
Language: en
Pages: 584
Authors: Ben Derudder
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

GET EBOOK

This Handbook offers an unrivalled overview of current research into how globalization is affecting the external relations and internal structures of major citi
Shanghai Future
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Anna Greesnpan
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

GET EBOOK

China is in the midst of the fastest and most intense process of urbanization the world has ever known, and Shanghai -- its biggest, richest and most cosmopolit
Aspects of Urbanization in China
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Gregory Bracken
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Amsterdam University Press

GET EBOOK

China's opkomst als wereldmacht is een van de ingrijpendste gebeurtenissen van deze tijd. Honderden miljoenen mensen zijn de armoede ontvlucht dankzij de snelle
Globalization, Modernity and the City
Language: en
Pages: 321
Authors: John Rennie Short
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03 - Publisher: Routledge

GET EBOOK

"Globalization, Modernity and The City weaves together broad social themes with detailed urban analysis to explore the connections between the rise of big citie