*Chapter-opening learning objectives.
*Chapter-opening key concepts and terms.
*Extensive notes pointing students to relevant online resources.
*Engaging topic boxes in every chapter.
Publisher: Guilford Publications
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 724 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 mm
"This highly readable, comprehensive text includes topics that are not touched on very often in other books, such as rural China and e-commerce in China. It will serve as an excellent textbook for an introductory Geography of China course and a good up-to-date reference for people who want to understand contemporary China from a geographical perspective."--Enru Wang, PhD, Department of Geography and Geographic Information Science, University of North Dakota
"Offering a comprehensive approach, the book covers all geographical aspects of China and is supported with valuable graphs and images. The authors are clearly well versed in the topics they present; their informative points of view will help students better understand China's historical and current position in the world. The book includes explanations of China's rapid growth as a driving force in the global economy and addresses ongoing and emerging challenges related to its continued growth."--Mila Zlatic, PhD, Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland, College Park
"This book is as readable as A Little History of the World, but with artfully embedded geographic theories. It offers a concise synthesis of Chinese physical and human geography. This is the textbook I have been waiting for--definitely a top choice for undergraduate courses on the Geography of China."--Bin Li, PhD, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, Central Michigan University-
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