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China in ten words

Yu Hua

China in ten words

by Yu Hua

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesRen min, ling xiu, yue du, xie tso, Lu Xun, ge min, cha ju, cao geng, shan zhai, hu you.
StatementYu Hua ; translated from the Chinese by Allan H. Barr
ContributionsBarr, Allan Hepburn
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPL2928.H78 S5513 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 225 p. ;
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25149159M
ISBN 109780307379351
LC Control Number2011010320

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Yu Hua offers one last memory, of how as a child he faked a stomachache to get out of chores and wound up on the operating table. (His father was a Author: Ligaya Mishan.

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Barr Pantheon pp the endless chatter of China today into ten simple Author: Terry Hong. LibraryThing Review User Review - pizzadj2 - LibraryThing.

Really ten stand-alone essays on china "then and now". The author has made his living writing fiction, so I think the book is a bit more interesting than a similarly aimed book written by an /5(7).

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From one of China’s most acclaimed writers: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades. Framed by ten phrases common in the Chinese vernacular, China in Ten Words uses personal stories and astute analysis to reveal as never before the world’s most populous yet oft-misunderstood nation.

In "Disparity," for example, Yu Hua illustrates the expanding Brand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. From one of China’s most acclaimed writers: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades.

Framed by ten phrases common in the Chinese vernacular, China in Ten Words uses personal stories and astute analysis to reveal as never before the world’s most populous yet oft-misunderstood nation. In "Disparity," for example, Yu Hua illustrates the expanding gaps /5(6). Book: “China in Ten Words” Author: Yu Hua Publisher: Anchor Books, Yu Hua was born in China infive years before the violent turmoil by the name “Cultural Revolution”, initiated by the (in)famous political leader, Mao Zedong, took : Poo Face.

from the book China in Ten Words by Chinese writer Yu Hua, which explains contemporary Chinese society by way of ten culturally significant words.

Rather than focusing on contemporary China, as Yu Hua does, this course looks at words that have been significant in China fromFile Size: KB. Framed by ten phrases common in the Chinese vernacular—“people,” “leader,” “reading,” “writing,” “Lu Xun” (one of the most influential Chinese writers of the twentieth century), “disparity,” “revolution,” “grassroots,” “copycat,” and “bamboozle”—China in Ten 4/5(33).

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'China in Ten Words' is the novelist Yu Hua’s humane, sceptical take on China’s changing identity A seller of 'shanzhai' or counterfeit bags in Shanghai, China Photo: Richard Jones / Rex Features.

China in Ten Words audiobook, by Yu Hua From one of China’s most acclaimed writers, his first work of nonfiction to appear in English: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades, told through personal stories and astute analysis that sharply illuminate the country’s meteoric economic and social.

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This “outstanding” book (The Atlantic) provides an in-depth look at the culture and history of China over the past several decades, framed by analysis of 10 key Chinese phrases.

“If you think you know China, you will be challenged to think again. If you don’t know China, you will be introduced to a country that is unlike anything you have heard” (The Wall Street Journal).

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China in Ten Words (simplified Chinese: 十个词汇里的中国; traditional Chinese: 十個詞彙裡的中國; pinyin: shí gè cíhuì lǐ de zhōngguó) is an essay collection by the contemporary Chinese author Yu Hua, who is known for his novels To Live, Chronicle of a Blood Merchant, and Brothers.

China in Ten Words was first published in French, titled La Chine en dix mots, by the.China in Ten Words Yu Hua, trans. from the Mandarin by Allan H. Barr. Pantheon, $ (p) ISBN the book offers rare insight into the cause and effect of China's "economic.

From one of China’s most acclaimed writers: a unique, intimate look at the Chinese experience over the last several decades. Framed by ten phrases common in the Chinese vernacular, China in Ten Words uses personal stories and astute analysis to reveal as never before the world’s most populous yet oft-misunderstood nation.

In "Disparity," for example, Yu Hua illustrates the expanding /5().