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English Association Trust

Overview
Works: 49 works in 110 publications in 1 language and 1,404 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  History  Historical television programs  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Vital statistics 
Classifications: DS721, 951.057
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Most widely held works by English Association Trust
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

13 editions published between 1984 and 2010 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compares the markets in China's culinary capital of Canton with the more frugal and ancient agricultural technology of the hundred million people of Sichuan. Asks how long China can support a population that, despite birth control, continues to grow at an alarming rate
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the basis of the Chinese legal system as a desire to restore social harmony, rather than to punish the criminal or to protect society. Shows how the system works, and explores the social pressures in the new consumer society, including what makes a crime a crime
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the societal role of the Chinese family, the changing status of women, and rural reactions to the government birth control policy of one child per family. Shows the role of the marriage broker. Filmed in Maoping village in Zhejiang province
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

6 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the disruptive effects of China's Cultural Revolution, science, and technology, and points out that the limited resources are now directed to areas of practical value. Shows how modern science and ancient beliefs co-exist, using medicine as an example. Part nine of a twelve-part series
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the role of family, street, and neighborhood in the care of young and old, using a railway policeman's family in Harbin as a case study. Investigates institutions that care for those with whom the community cannot cope, and discusses the deep-rooted concepts of honor, moral conduct, and respect that govern Chinese life. Part two of a twelve-part series
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the Chinese emphasis on society over the individual, and the importance of the family unit. Illustrates the breakdown of a marriage and the pressures brought on the couple to reconcile. Part ten of a twelve-part series
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of contemporary Chinese art and the philosophic and historic influences that shaped it. Examines how Chinese artists pursue the essence of "reality," using techniques that combine traditional values and unconventional materials to produce works that are resplendently Chinese
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an overview of historic and modern China. The first part of a twelve-part series
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

5 editions published between 1984 and 1988 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the ancient teachings of Taoism, Buddhism, Confucianism and the modern philosophies of Marxism and Maoism. Describes the influences of these doctrines on the daily life of ordinary people of Shandong province. Illustrates the influence of the production leader at Yatai and his control over the production cadre
Heart of the dragon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1985 and 1988 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series deals with how the oldest continuous civilization on earth is coming to terms with the modern world. Each episode has a special guest scholar-expert commenting on parallels between Chinese and American society
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China's current economic policies and its relations with the Western world are discussed. The history of economic development, from the times of Marco Polo and trade with the East India company, through the opening of ports following loss of the Nanking battle are all covered
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nationalized industry and the ramifications of being an industrial worker in China, a country where 80% of the population are peasants, are the topics of the film
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the basis of the Chinese legal system as a desire to restore social harmony, rather than to punish the criminal or to protect society. Shows how the system works, and explores the social pressures in the new consumer society, including what makes a crime a crime. Part five of a twelve-part series
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eating styles of Canton City, Honan Province and Szechuan are explored. Tea houses are coming into fashion again and are shown as they are today
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of peasants in Moaping village in Zhejiang Province is explored--working in the local factories and farm lands, their medical care, and the effect of the new governmental policy towards private ownership and the responsibility system
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To help viewers understand the vast and complex country of China, each program focuses on an activity found in all societies. They look at what it is about the Chinese approach to everyday life that is different from ours and at what we have in common. Reveals the contrasts and contradictions of the oldest continuous civilization on earth as it struggles to come to terms with the modern world
The Heart of the dragon( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the basis of the Chinese legal system as a desire to restore social harmony, rather than to punish the criminal or to protect society. Shows how the system works, and explores the social pressures in the new consumer society, including what makes a crime a crime
Status of women in China( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the changing status of women in China. Filmed in rural Maoping village in Zhejiang province
Heart of the dragon( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines Chinese history and presents a portrait of life in post-Mao China. The series covers a wide range of topics, including food, religion, marriage, medical care, law, art, commerce and technology
Communist ideology after Mao( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Investigating the legacy of China's Cultural Revolution, this program looks at contradictions between leadership's increased emphasis upon production and profit and the little-changed political education of the young
 
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