9781595586209

Tide Players : The Movers and Shakers of a Rising China

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  • ISBN13:

    9781595586209

  • ISBN10:

    1595586202

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2011-03-29
  • Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services
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Summary

China is one of the world's most rapidly changing cultural and economic landscapes which is being transformed from the inside by a new generation of savvy and inspired individuals. Zha collects nuanced and sharply etched profiles of these movers and shakers, capturing both the concrete detail and the epic dimension of life in the world's fastest growing economy through a vivid cast of characters. Deeply engaging, lucid and poignant, Zha's insightful insider-outsider portraits offer a view of China that few have seen outside of the country.

Table of Contents

Introductionp. 1
The Entrepreneursp. 13
A Good Tycoonp. 15
The Turtlesp. 49
The Barefoot Capitalistp. 77
The Intellectualsp. 95
Beida, Beida!p. 97
Enemy of the Statep. 138
Servant of the Statep. 167
Epiloguep. 217
Acknowledgmentsp. 227
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