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Hinton, William

Overview
Works: 90 works in 378 publications in 9 languages and 7,094 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography  Juvenile works  Caricatures and cartoons  Comic books, strips, etc  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other
Classifications: DS777.55, 951.05
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Most widely held works by William Hinton
Fanshen : a documentary of revolution in a Chinese village by William Hinton( Book )

84 editions published between 1966 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains primary source material
Shenfan by William Hinton( Book )

24 editions published between 1980 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains primary source material
Turning point in China; an essay on the cultural revolution by William Hinton( Book )

16 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hundred day war; the cultural revolution at Tsinghua University by William Hinton( Book )

28 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om kulturrevolutionens forløb på et universitet i Peking
Iron oxen; a documentary of revolution in Chinese farming by William Hinton( Book )

29 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in 4 languages and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author describes the agricultural revolution in China after World War Two, occuring due to land reform and newly acquired technology
The great reversal : the privatization of China, 1978-1989 by William Hinton( Book )

9 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and Japanese and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Through a glass darkly : U.S. views of the Chinese Revolution by William Hinton( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Publisher description: Through a Glass Darkly was William Hinton#x19;s last book. It draws on a lifetime of immersion in Chinese politics and society, beginning with the seven years he spent in China, working mainly in agriculture and land reform, until 1953. On his return to the United States in that year, Hinton first encountered the distortions and misrepresentations of the Chinese Revolution that he examines in this book. Hinton defends the achievements of the Chinese Revolution during the three decades from 1948 to 1979 from its detractors both in the United States and, since 1979, in China itself. His starting point is the work of John K. Fairbank, for many years a professor at Harvard and the “dean of China Studies” in the United States. But it is not limited to critique. Instead, Hinton#x19;s critique of Fairbank leads into a wide-ranging examination of the nature of the transformation attempted in China, its social and political bases, and the causes and consequences of its policies in land reform, agriculture, combating famine, popular culture, industrialization, morality, and much else besides. Moving from large questions to concrete details, often drawn from his own experiences, Hinton brings everyday life in revolutionary China graphically to life. In a time when the distorted views first developed by U.S. critics of the Chinese Revolution are often propagated by the new Chinese elite themselves, Through a Glass Darkly has more than just historical relevance. For anyone wishing to understand present-day rivalries between the United States and China, Hinton shows how these began. This is a fitting completion of the work of a great scholar and revolutionary
Fanshen : la révolution communiste dans un village chinois by William Hinton( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2000 in French and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ninth heaven to ninth hell : the history of a noble Chinese experiment by Huailu Qin( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The privatization of China : the great reversal by William Hinton( Book )

10 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and German and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fan shen : Zhongguo yi ge cun zhuang di ge ming ji shi by William Hinton( Book )

15 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cheng yu gu shi = Idiom stories by Yi Tong( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in Chinese and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China's continuing revolution by William Hinton( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanshen : un villaggio cinese nella rivoluzione by William Hinton( Book )

3 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buoi di ferro : la rivoluzione nell'agricoltura cinese by William Hinton( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in Italian and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhi hui gu shi = Wisdom stories by Yi Tong( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Min jian gu shi = Folk tales by Li Xiao( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in Chinese and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zhongguo wen ti yan tao hui : [lun wen ji] by Zhongguo wen ti yan tao hui( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in Chinese and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanshen by William Hinton( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fanshen by William Hinton( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in German and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The great reversal : the privatization of China, 1978-1989
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The great reversal : the privatization of China, 1978-1989Through a glass darkly : U.S. views of the Chinese Revolution
Alternative Names
Han, Ding

Hinton, William Howard 1919-2004

Weilian Xindun

William H. Hinton Amerikaans journalist (1919-2004)

William H. Hinton écrivain américain

William H. Hinton escriptor estatunidenc

William H. Hinton escritor estadounidense

William H. Hinton periodista estauxunidense (1919–2004)

William H. Hinton US-amerikanischer Agrarwissenschaftler und Sachbuchautor zur chinesischen Revolution

ウィリアム・H・ヒントン

ヒントン, W

ヒントン, ウィリアム

威廉·辛頓

韩丁

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