Chinese Students Encounter America

Chinese Students Encounter America

eBook - 2002
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"Since China reopened to the West in the late 1970s, several hundred thousand Chinese students and scholars have traveled abroad for advanced education, primarily to the United States. Based on interviews conducted while the author studied journalism and taught Chinese literature at the University of Michigan from 1989 to 1995, Chinese Students Encounter America tells the poignant and often revealing stories of students from a variety of backgrounds."--Jacket.
"An instant bestseller upon its publication in China, in 1996, Chinese Students Encounter America (Liuxue Meiguo) appealed to those who had studied abroad, those who dreamed of doing so, and those who wanted a glimpse of the real America. This English-language edition allows American readers to see their country through a Chinese lens."
Publisher: Seattle :, University of Washington Press,, Ă2002
ISBN: 9780295803548
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 280 pages)
Additional Contributors: Chu, T. K. (Tsu-kai), 1933-


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