An Ambitious In Fact, Audacious Book As Far As I Know, No One Else Has Attempted Such A Wide Ranging Analysis, And Comparison, In Depth Of These Two Countries Which Are Not Only The Most Populous Countries In The World But Among The Most Complex Ones I Do Not Know Anyone Else Today Who Would Have Either The Temerity Or The Ability To Make The Kind Of Sophisticated, Subtle, Comparative Analysis That Taylor Does Of These Two Great Countries If He Had Asked My Opinion, Before He Started, On Whether He Should Attempt To Write Such A Book, I Probably Would Have Advised Him Not To Attempt The Impossible But In My Opinion He Pulls It Off Successfully In Short, I Think It Is A Real Tour De ForceA Doak Barnett, Johns Hopkins UniversityThis Stimulating Work Offers A Broad Comparison Of Indian And Chinese Societies And The Factors That Have Shaped Their Approaches To Modernization It Describes India Historically As A Conquest Society And China As A Siege Society, And Examines Chinese And Indian Attitudes Toward Religion, Art, Sex, Family Life, Authority, Foreigners, And Each Other A Comparison Is Made Of The Current Social Dynamics In The Two Countries, Including Sections On The New Maharajas And The New Mandarins, And On The Large Poverty Groups That Continue To Exist In Both Countries
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- 320 pages
- The Dragon and the Wild Goose: China and India, With New Epilogue (Contributions to Study of World History, No. 8)
- Jay Taylor
- 12 January 2019 Jay Taylor