Winter 2022 – 2023 Acquisitions at the H. C. Fung Library

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 new books collected in winter 2022 – 2023.

New English Books at the Fairbank Center Collection

No. 114 – Winter 2022 – 2023

Alden, Chris and Álvaro Méndez, China and Latin America: Development, Agency and Geopolitics (London: Bloomsbury, 2023), 281 pp.

Altehenger, Jennifer, and Denise Y. Ho, eds., Material Contradictions in Mao’s China (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2022), 254 pp.

Aust, Stefan, and Adrian Geiges, Xi Jinping: The Most Powerful Man in the World, trans. Daniel Steuer (Cambridge, UK: Polity, 2022), 219 pp.

Bakken, Børge, Crime and Control in China: The Myth of Harmony (Cambridge, UK: Polity, 2023), 306 pp.

Barrett, Gordon, China’s Cold War Science Diplomacy (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2022), 258 pp.

Branigan, Tania, Red Memory: Living, Remembering and Forgetting China’s Cultural Revolution (London: Faber, 2023), 284 pp.

Brookes, Adam, Fragile Cargo: China’s Wartime Race to Save the Treasures of the Forbidden City (London: Chatto & Windus, 2022), 371 pp.

Carrai, Maria Adele, Jennifer Rudolph, and Michael Szonyi, eds., The China Questions 2: Critical Insights into US-China Relations (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2022), 447 pp.

Cheung, Tai Ming, Innovate to Dominate: The Rise of the Chinese Techno-Security State (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2022), 400 pp.

Chiang, Yi-Lin, Study Gods: How the New Chinese Elite Prepare for Global Competition (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2022), 265 pp.

deLisle, Jacques, and Guobin Yang, eds., The Party Leads All: The Evolving Role of the Chinese Communist Party (Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press, 2022), 427 pp.

Delury, John, Agents of Subversion: The Fate of John T. Downey and the CIA’s Covert War in China (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2022), 397 pp.

DeMare, Brian, Tiger, Tyrant, Bandit, Businessman: Echoes of Counterrevolution from New China (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2022), 186 pp.

Dikötter, Frank, China after Mao: The Rise of a Superpower (New York: Bloomsbury, 2022), 390 pp.

Dimitrov, Martin K., Dictatorship and Information: Authoritarian Regime Resilience in Communist Europe and China (New York: Oxford University Press, 2023), 470 pp.

Downey, John T., Thomas J. Christensen, and Jack Lee, Lost in the Cold War: The Story of Jack Downey, America’s Longest-held POW (New York: Columbia University Press, 2022), 329 pp.

Dreyer, June Teufel, and Jacques deLisle, eds., Taiwan in the Era of Tsai Ing-Wen: Changes and Challenges (London: Routledge, 2023), 334 pp.

Esherick, Joseph W., China in Revolution: History Lessons (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2022), 423 pp.

Fitzsimmons, David, Australia’s Relations with China: The Illusion of Choice, 1972-2022 (Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2023), 196 pp.

Gao, Henry, and Weihuan Zhou, eds., Between Market Economy and State Capitalism: China’s State-Owned Enterprises and the World Trading System (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2023), 199 pp.

Gerwitz, Julian B., Never Turn Back: China and the Forbidden History of the 1980s (Cambridge, MA: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2022), 418 pp.

Joshi, Manoj, Understanding the India-China Border: The Enduring Threat of War in High Himalaya (London: Hurst & Company, 2022), 289 pp.

Joske, Alex, Spies and Lies: How China’s Greatest Covert Operations Fooled the World (Richmond, Victoria: Hardie Grant, 2022), 268 pp.

Kurlantzick, Joshua, Beijing’s Global Media Offensive: China’s Uneven Campaign to Influence Asia and the World (New York: Oxford University Press, 2023), 534 pp.

Liang, Hong, China in One Village: The Story of One Town and the Changing World, trans. Emily Goedde (London: Verso, 2021), 307 pp.

Liu, Huwy-min Lucia, Governing Death, Making Persons: The New Chinese Way of Death (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2023), 270 pp.

Liu, Yawei, and Susan A. Thornton, Finding Firmer Ground: The Role of Civil Society and NGOs in U.S.-China Relations: A Report on U.S.-China Relations (San Francisco: Blurb, 2022), 160 pp.

Marquis, Christopher, and Kunyuan Qiao, Mao and Markets: The Communist Roots of Chinese Enterprise (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2022), 372 pp.

Millwood, Pete, Improbable Diplomats: How Ping-pong Players, Musicians, and Scientists Remade US-China Relations (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2023), 376 pp.

Ng, Michael, Political Censorship in British Hong Kong: Freedom of Expression and the Law (1842–1997) (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022), 211 pp.

Ong, Lynette H., Outsourcing Repression: Everyday State Power in Contemporary China (New York: Oxford University Press, 2022), 263 pp.

Potter, Philip B.K., and Chen Wang, Zero Tolerance: Repression and Political Violence on China’s New Silk Road (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2023), 284 pp.

Roach, Stephen S., Accidental Conflict: America, China, and the Clash of False Narratives (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2022), 437 pp.

Rofel, Lisa, and Carlos Rojas, eds., New World Orderings: China and the Global South (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2023), 268 pp.

Rowen, Ian, One China, Many Taiwans: The Geopolitics of Cross-Strait Tourism (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2022), 177 pp.

Shirk, Susan L., Overreach: How China Derailed Its Peaceful Rise (New York: Oxford University Press, 2023), 410 pp.

Svejnar, Jan, and Justin Yifu Lin, eds., China and the West (Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar, 2022), 176 pp.

Szonyi, Michael, and Tarun Khanna, eds., Making Meritocracy: Lessons from China and India, From Antiquity to the Present (New York: Oxford University Press, 2022), 382 pp.

Tursun, Perhat, The Backstreets: A Novel from Xinjiang, trans. Darren Byler and Anonymous (New York: Columbia University Press, 2022), 136 pp.

Wallace, Jeremy L., Seeking Truth & Hiding Facts: Information, Ideology, and Authoritarianism in China (New York: Oxford University Press, 2023), 273 pp.

Wang, Yuhua, The Rise and Fall of Imperial China: The Social Origins of State Development (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2022), 329 pp.

Wei Xue, Aviva, and Kate Rose, Weibo Feminism: Expression, Activism, and Social Media in China (London: Bloomsbury, 2022), 213 pp.

Wu, Jiemin, Rival Partners: How Taiwanese Entrepreneurs and Guangdong Officials Forged the China Development Model, trans. Stacy Mosher (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Asia Center, 2022), 497 pp.

Wu, Ming, China’s Future: A Biography of Xi Jinping (Hong Kong: CNHK Publications, 2012), 616 pp.

Wu, Weiping, and Qin Gao, eds., China Urbanizing: Impacts and Transitions (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2022), 235 pp.

Xiang, Biao, and Qi Wu, Self as Method: Thinking Through China and the World, trans. David Ownby (Singapore: Palgrave Macmillan, 2022), 275 pp.

Xiao, Gang, Financing China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Investments and Infrastructure (Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2021), 107 pp.

Xin, Qiang, Mainland China’s Taiwan Policy: From Peaceful Development to Selective Engagement (Abingdon, UK: Routledge, 2022), 129 pp.

Yoshihara, Toshi, Mao’s Army Goes to Sea: The Island Campaign and the Founding of China’s Navy (Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2022), 159 pp.

Zhang, Changdong, Governing and Ruling: The Political Logic of Taxation in China (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2021), 331 pp.

Zhang, Lin, The Labor of Reinvention: Entrepreneurship in the Chinese Digital Economy (New York: Columbia University Press, 2023), 292 pp.

Zhao, Suisheng, The Dragon Roars Back: Transformational Leaders and Dynamics of Chinese Foreign Policy (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2023), 344 pp.

Zhou, Xueguang, The Logic of Governance in China: An Organizational Approach (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2022), 351 pp.