AS CHINA GOES, SO GOES THE WORLD: How Chinese Consumers Are Transforming Everything

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Sharply observed account of what happens, both good and bad, when a group of more than a billion people start seriously shopping.While China is often thought of as a major producer of goods, it is as a consumer, writes Gerth (Modern Chinese History/Oxford Univ.; China Made: Consumer Culture and the Creation of the Nation, 2003), that the Chinese population is transforming itself and the world ... Read full review

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User Review  - gmicksmith - LibraryThing

Berth is to be commended for examining the profound effect that consumerism has had in China; however, he does not really delve into what is claimed in the title: the effect that China's consumerism ... Read full review

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