This year we will be using lots of reading materials. Some will be available on loan, or summarized in PowerPoint presentations, but you will need to obtain a personal copy of the following book, which is also available as e-book from www.amazon.it.
Peter Hessler. River Town.
Available on www.amazon.it; e-book € 7,75 brossura € 10,11 oppure 13,70
During the 2nd semester we will be discussing extracts from the following books:
Peter Hessler. Country Driving: A Journey Through China from Farm to Factory.
Leslie Chang. Factory Girls: Voices from the Heart of Modern China
Jeffrey Wasserstrom. China in the 21st Century.