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When China Rules the World
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Martin Jacques co-edited and co-authored T"he Forward March of Labour Halted?, The Politics of Thatcherism," and "New Times." Jacques co-founded the UK think-tank Demos, has been a columnist for the "Times of London," and was editor of "Marxism Today" and deputy editor of the "Independent." He currently writes a regular column for the "Guardian" and is a visiting research fellow at the London School of Economics Asia Research Centre.

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"Provocative... a fascinating account."
-Michiko Kakutani, "The New York Times"
"[A] compelling and thought-provoking analysis of global trends.... Jacques is a superb explainer of history and economics, tracing broad trends with insight and skill."
-"The Washington Post"
"[An] exhaustive, incisive exploration of possibilities that many people have barely begun to contemplate about a future dominated by China. ... [Jacques] has written a work of considerable erudition, with provocative and often counterintuitive speculations about one of the most important questions facing the world today. And he could hardly have known, when he set out to write it, that events would so accelerate the trends he was analyzing."
-"The New York Times Book Review"
"The rise of China may well prove to be the defining economic and geopolitical change of our time, and few authors have given the subject deeper thought or offered a more illuminating analysis than Martin J
"Provocative... a fascinating account."
-Michiko Kakutani, "The New York Times"

"[A] compelling and thought-provoking analysis of global trends.... Jacques is a superb explainer of history and economics, tracing broad trends with insight and skill."
-"The Washington Post"

"[An] exhaustive, incisive exploration of possibilities that many people have barely begun to contemplate about a future dominated by China. ... [Jacques] has written a work of considerable erudition, with provocative and often counterintuitive speculations about one of the most important questions facing the world today. And he could hardly have known, when he set out to write it, that events would so accelerate the trends he was analyzing."
-"The New York Times Book Review"

"The rise of China may well prove to be the defining economic and geopolitical change of our time, and few authors have given the subject deeper thought or offered a more illuminating analysis than Martin Jacques."
-Niall Ferguson, author of "The Ascent of Money"

"A clear wake-up call."
-"Christian Science Monitor"

"A clear-eyed look at how China's recent modernization will leapfrog Western 'superiority'."
-"Kirkus Reviews"

"An extremely impressive book, full of bold but credible predictions. ... I suspect the book will long be remembered for its foresight and insight."
-"The Guardian" (UK)

"Delivering a tour d'horizon of China's relations with foreign countries, Jacques envisions their future development as comparable to a comeback of imperial China's tributary system. Jacques' views will be discussion starters for trend-spotting students of the world scene."
-"Booklist"


"A clear-eyed look at how China's recent modernization will leapfrog Western 'superiority'." -"Kirkus Reviews
""Delivering a tour d'horizon of China's relations with foreign countries, Jacques envisions their future development as comparable to a comeback of imperial China's tributary system. Jacques' views will be discussion starters for trend-spotting students of the world scene." "-Booklist"

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