China Library - articles/info re China, past and present
difficult to keep this file up to date....too many articles.....see my weekly
diary for new articles:
www.jesustower.com ("weekly diary")
2009-02-01 Pollution causing birth defects every 30 seconds in China
2008-12-10 Experts call for legal recognition of NGOs
2008-11-10 Obama & China
2008-02-07 Written Chinese characters - unification issues
2007-05-12 China will start facing labor shortage (sic!) in 2110
2007-05-12 Most important article about China's troubled health system
2007-05-04 Goals for students.....Premier's visit to university
2007-03-13 Religion contributes to harmonious society in China
2007-03-12 Buddhim contributes to a harmonious society in China
2007-03-10 Protecting people of China from sense of emptiness
2007-03-06 People's Congress - so much important info e.g. Premier's report incorporates migrant workers' suggestions
2007-02-27 A seminal article re socialism, fairness and social justice - by Premier Wen
2007-02-16 In some cities in China - why are more than 60% of all births Caesarean?
2007-01-15 Most important article re higher education system
2007-01-08 Very important article - c.f. this report - and - not forgetting this usually forgotten factor
2006-12-23 Christmas in China?
2006-12-14 Chopsticks vs Trees info
2006-11-30 Water shortage/quality is China's no. 1 problem:
Water is the No I problem facing
2006-11-23 Secretary General of World Council of Churches visits China
2006-11-15 Religion should help boost social harmony
2006-11-15 Role of international aid agencies in China - "why help a rich China?"
2006-11-10 Guangzhou one child parents urged to have two children
2006-11-06 Yellow River in decline
Nov 3: Africa summit in Beijing - must read!
Oct 24: Microcredit for China - a most important article
Oct 23: Archbishop of Canterbury concludes two week tour of China - note the spot-on observation that in China "co-operation comes before dialogue"
Oct 20: "English teachers wanted: who is teaching China's youth?" - must read for anyone thinking of working in China
2006-04-04 (BBC): China & Brazil - USA unreasonableness/jealousy?
2005-08-25: 60 Billion Yuan's worth of food thrown away every year
2004-05-10 Democracy for China??
1989-06-04 Tiananmen Square - A Massacre?
1583: Matteo Ricci
1254: Marco Polo, Kublai Khan & Pope Gregory X