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This week, our featured book is China’s War on Smuggling: Law, Economic Life, and the Making of the Modern State, 1842–1965. Today we are happy to present a guest post from author Philip Thai on tariffs and unintended consequences. •  •  •  •  •  • Earlier this month, President Donald Trump fired the first salvos of an incipient
This week, our featured book is China’s War on Smuggling: Law, Economic Life, and the Making of the Modern State, 1842–1965, by Philip Thai!  Today we are happy provide an excerpt from the books introduction. Be sure to enter our drawing for a chance to win a free copy of the book!
Our weekly list of new releases is now available! Retirement and Its Discontents Why We Won’t Stop Working, Even if We Can Michelle Pannor Silver After Eunuchs Science, Medicine, and the Transformation of Sex in Modern China Howard Chiang Islamophobia and the Novel Peter Morey Social Work Practice Integrating Concepts, Processes, and Skills, second edition
This week, our featured book is China’s War on Smuggling: Law, Economic Life, and the Making of the Modern State, 1842–1965, by Philip Thai! Throughout the week, we will be featuring content about the book and its author on our blog as well as on our Twitter feed and our Facebook page. Loading…
Below is our weekly list of new releases! Chaos in the Liberal Order The Trump Presidency and International Politics in the Twenty-First Century Edited by Robert Jervis, Francis J. Gavin, Joshua Rovner, and Diane Labrosse Carboniferous Giants and Mass Extinction The Late Paleozoic Ice Age World George R. McGhee Jr. Critical Theory at a Crossroads