Winter Acquisitions at the H. C. Fung Library: New Publications by Ai Weiwei, Ya-Wen Lei, Meg Rithmire, Jie Li, Tony Saich, and More

Each semester, the Fairbank Center Collection of the H. C. Fung Library at Harvard University acquires new books in English and Chinese. Below is a list of books collected in winter 2024.

New English Books in the Fairbank Center Collection

No. 116 – Winter 2023/24

Ai, Weiwei, Zodiac: A Graphic Memoir (New York: Ten Speed Graphic, 2024), 471 pp.

Chan, Steve, Culture, Economic Growth, and Interstate Power Shift: Implications for Competition Between China and the United States (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2024), 242 pp.

Cheng, T.J., Uradyn E. Bulag, and Mark Selden, A Chinese Rebel Beyond the Great Wall: The Cultural Revolution and Ethnic Pogrom in Inner Mongolia (Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2023), 410 pp.

Cheng, Wendy, Island X: Taiwanese Student Migrants, Campus Spies, and Cold War Activism (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2023), 258 pp.

Cui, Wei, The Administrative Foundations of the Chinese Fiscal State (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022), 288 pp.

Dollar, David, and Yiping Huang, eds., The Digital Financial Revolution in China (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2022), 330 pp.

Dykstra, Maura D., Uncertainty in the Empire of Routine: The Administrative Revolution of the Eighteenth-Century Qing State (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2022), 262 pp.

Garlick, Jeremy, Advantage China: Agent of Change in an Era of Global Disruption (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2024), 223 pp.

He Qiliang, The People’s West Lake: Propaganda, Nature, and Agency in Mao’s China (Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2023), 201 pp.

Hillenbrand, Margaret, On the Edge: Feeling Precarious in China (New York: Columbia University Press, 2023), 378 pp.

Hu, Richard, Reinventing the Chinese City (New York: Columbia University Press, 2023), 306 pp.

Huang, Shan Shanne, The Political Economy of Reforms and the Remaking of the Proletarian Class in China, 1980s-2010s: Demystifying China’s Society and Social Classes in the Post-Mao Era (Cham, Switzerland: Palgrave Macmillan, 2023), 276 pp.

Jia, Fusheng, Migrant Workers’ Education in China: Changing Discourses and Practices (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2022), 191 pp.

Jin Chongji, Survey of Chinese History in the Twentieth Century, trans. Carrisa Fletcher (Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2023), 634 pp.

Johnson, Ian, Sparks: China’s Underground Historians and Their Battle for the Future (New York: Oxford University Press, 2023), 381 pp.

Kern, Brian, Liberate Hong Kong: Stories from the Freedom Struggle (Oxford: Bui Jones, 2023), 255 pp.

Lampton, David M., Living U.S.-China Relations: From Cold War to Cold War (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2024), 423 pp.

Lee, Jennifer Dorothy, Anxiety Aesthetics: Maoist Legacies in China, 1978– 1985 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2024), 193 pp.

Leese, Daniel, and Amanda Shuman, eds., Justice after Mao: The Politics of Historical Truth in the People’s Republic of China (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2023), 321 pp.

Lei, Ya-Wen, The Gilded Cage: Technology, Development, and State Capitalism in China (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2023), 398 pp.

Li, David Daokui, China’s World View: Demystifying China to Prevent Global Conflict (New York: W.W. Norton, 2024), 278 pp.

Li, Jie, Cinematic Guerrillas: Propaganda, Projectionists, and Audiences in Socialist China (New York: Columbia University Press, 2023), 341 pp.

Li, Xiaobing, China’s New Navy: The Evolution of PLAN from the People’s Revolution to a 21st Century Cold War (Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2023), 285 pp.

Li Yang and Zhang Xiaojing, Xiang Nan: Champion of Reform in Fujian (London: ACA Publishing Ltd., 2016), 290 pp.

Link, Perry, and Wu Dazhi, I Have No Enemies: The Life and Legacy of Liu Xiaobo (New York: Columbia University Press, 2023), 553 pp.

Liu Shouying, Land System Reform and China’s Economic Development (Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2023), 523 pp.

Liu Yazhou, Great Power Strategy and China-U.S. Relations, trans. Ren Zhi (New York: Bouden House, 2023), 188 pp.

Mahtani, Shibani, and Timothy McLaughlin, Among the Braves: Hope, Struggle, and Exile in the Battle for Hong Kong and the Future of Global Democracy (New York: Hachette, 2023), 325 pp.

Mungello, D.E., Interracial Lovers in Revolutionary China (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2023), 173 pp.

Ni, Shibei, From One Child to Two Children: Opportunities and Challenges for the One-Child Generation Cohort in China (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2023), 238 pp.

Pei, Minxin, The Sentinel State: Surveillance and the Survival of Dictatorship in China (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2024), 321 pp.

Pini, Mario Filippo, Things That a Diplomat in China Should Not Have Seen (Rome: Sapienza Università Editrice, 2022), 366 pp.

Rithmire, Meg E., Precarious Ties: Business and the State in Authoritarian Asia (New York: Oxford University Press, 2023), 368 pp.

Saich, Tony, and Zhang Kunling, Institutional Change and Adaptive Efficiency: A Study of China’s Hukou System Evolution (Singapore: World Scientific, 2024), 217 pp.

Shi, Song, China and the Internet: Using New Media for Development and Social Change (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2024), 368 pp.

Shu, Xiaoling, and Jingjing Chen, Chinese Marriages in Transition: From Patriarchy to New Familism (New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 2023), 231 pp.

Strange, Austin, Chinese Global Infrastructure (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2023), 94 pp.

Tsang, Steve, and Olivia Cheung, The Political Thought of Xi Jinping (New York: Oxford University Press, 2024), 280 pp.

Wang, Fei-Ling, The China Race: Global Competition for Alternative World Orders (Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 2024), 458 pp.

Zhao, Suisheng, ed., China’s Big Power Ambition Under Xi Jinping: Narratives and Driving Forces (New York: Routledge, 2024), 276 pp.

New Chinese-Language Books on Taiwan in the Fairbank Center Collection

崩世代: 財團化、貧窮化與少子女化的危機 (台北市: 台灣勞工陣線協會, 2011)

不義遺址: 轉型正義的空間實踐 [Sites where Injustices were Committed: Spatial Practice of Transitional Justice] (臺北市: 促進轉型正義委員會, 游觀創意策略有限公司, 2022)

從三等秘書到駐美代表: 一個台灣外交官的雜憶 (臺北市: 允晨文化實業股份有限公司, 2023)

當代台灣社會的族群想像 (台北市: 群學, 2003)

高等崩壞: 市場化、官僚化、與少子女化的危機 (新北市: 群學, 2015)

國家與認同: 一些外省人的觀點 (台北市: 群學, 2010)

競選傳播與臺灣社會 (臺北市: 揚智文化, 2004)

錢復回憶錄典藏版. 卷一, 1935-1979外交風雲動 (臺北市: 遠見天下文化出版股份有限公司, 2021)

錢復回憶錄典藏版. 卷二, 1979-1988華府路崎嶇 (臺北市: 遠見天下文化出版股份有限公司, 2021)

錢復回憶錄典藏版. 卷三, 1988-2005政經變革的關鍵現場 (臺北市: 遠見天下文化出版股份有限公司, 2021)

錢復回憶錄典藏版. 卷四,  2005-2023退而不休的使命傳承 (臺北市: 遠見天下文化出版股份有限公司, 2023)

人權讀本: 公民與政治權利篇 (新北市: 群學, 2015)

人權讀本: 經濟、社會與文化權利篇 (新北市: 群學, 2015)

受困的思想: 臺灣重返世界 (新北市: 衛城出版, 2016)

台灣地方政治讀本: 來自青年世代的提問、實踐與反思 (新北市: 左岸文化出版, 2023)

台灣經濟四百年 (臺北市: 春山出版有限公司, 2023)

台灣選舉史 (臺中市: 好讀出版有限公司, 2016)

土地正義: 從土地改革到土地徵收, 一段被掩蓋、一再上演的歷史 (新北市: 遠足文化, 2016)

危殆生活: 無家者的社會世界與幫助的網絡 (臺北市: 春山出版有限公司, 2021)

無法送達的遺書: 記那些在恐怖年代失落的人 (臺北市: 春山出版有限公司, 2022)

矽島的危與機: 半導體與地緣政治 (新竹市: 國立陽明交通大學出版社, 2022)

一衣帶水: 台港社會議題縱橫 [Near Neighbours: Issues in Taiwan and Hong Kong Societies] (香港: 香港中文大學香港亞太研究所, 2014)

余英時評政治現實 (新北市中和區: INK印刻文學, 2022)

照破: 太陽花運動的振幅、縱深與視域 (新北市: 左岸文化, 2016)

自治之夢: 日治時期到二二八的臺灣民主運動 (臺北市: 春山出版, 2020)

族群、國家治理、與新秩序的建構: 新自由主義化下的族群性 (新北市: 群學, 2018)