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2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Why did Jeremy Lin's journey to the NBA inspire so many people? When did Ang Lee start to feel like a success in the film industry? How did Yao Ming get his drive to excel in basketball? What was Lang Lang's first exposure to classical piano music?... Read More »
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Startup Business Chinese: An Introductory Course for Porfessionals

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

In today's highly competitive Chinese market, knowing the language and culture can mean the difference between success and failure for foreign business ventures. Designed for learners with no prior background in Chinese, Startup Business Chinese ... Read More »
Sogang Korean
2nd Edition

Developed by the Sogang University Korean Language Institute

Revised based on feedback from the field, the 2nd edition of the popular Sogang Korean series provides a comprehensive approach to Korean communication and contemporary culture. The four language skills--speaking, listening, reading, and writing--... Read More »
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Genki, an Integrated Course in Elementary Japanese

by Eri Banno, Yutaka Ohno, Yoko Ikeda, Chikaki Shinagawa, Kyoko Tokashiki

Jump into learning Japanese with Genki, the most popular college Japanese textbook in the United States!* This comprehensive textbook series gives beginning college and adult learners a solid grounding in all four language skill areas. Easy-to-... Read More »
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Readings in Chinese Literature Series
2nd Edition

by Yun Xiao, Hui Xiao, Jijun Yu, Ying Zhang

Foreign language acquisition research shows that reading large quantities of level-appropriate material is essential to attaining fluency in a foreign language. Tales and Traditions was specially created to meet the need for interesting and... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Get caught up in Jeremy Lin's meteoric rise from basketball sidelines to NBA stardom. Discover the story behind the "Linsanity" in this remarkable tale of perseverance and drive. Readers will learn how Jeremy Lin, the first American player of... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Watch Jay Chou evolve from a young introvert into Asia's King of Pop. Discover the story of Taiwan's superstar Jay Chou, whose unexpected transformation from shy adolescent to pop king exemplifies his courage and drive to adapt. Readers will learn... Read More »
Pinyin Annotated Readers
2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Admire Vera Wang's work ethic as she builds a wedding dress store into a fashion empire. Discover the story of designer Vera Wang, whose trademark wedding dresses propelled her to the top ranks of the fashion world. Readers will learn how Vera Wang... Read More »
Pinyin Annotated Readers
2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Explore Ang Lee's transition from obscure beginnings to cinematic acclaim. Discover the story of Ang Lee, the two-time Academy Award-winning director renowned for films such as Life of Pi, Brokeback Mountain, and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.... Read More »

2nd Edition

by Grace Wu

Marvel at Lang Lang’s ability to overcome a tough childhood and become a piano virtuoso.  Discover the story of world-famous pianist Lang Lang, one of classical music’s most renowned stars. Born in Shenyang in 1982 and educated in both China and the... Read More »
The Origins of 670 Essential Words
Second Edition

by Jianhsin Wu
Illustrated by Chen Zheng, Chen Tian

Enrich character study with cultural insight and linguistic context The Way of Chinese Characters: The Origins of 670 Essential Words offers a holistic approach to character learning. Firmly grounded in etymological research, it introduces each... Read More »
2nd Edition

by Yuehua Liu, Chengzhi Chu et al.

Chinese Breeze is a well-crafted series of entertaining Chinese graded readers designed for college and high school students. The series offers language learners at all levels the opportunity to read for pleasure while simultaneously developing... Read More »
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9787301242889

by Yu Feng, Xiaoxue Dai, Miranda Chen-Cristoforo

Students often cite the desire to do business in China as a motivating force for learning Chinese, and Close the Deal is an optimal choice for advanced learners preparing to make that dream a reality. This taskbased curriculum combines language and... Read More »
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Language of the Dragon: A Classical Chinese Reader

by Gregory Chiang

Like the language it was designed to teach, Language of the Dragon has stood the test of time as an invaluable primer for students of classical Chinese. Extensively field-tested at universities throughout the United States, the two-volume series... Read More »
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China Since 1644 cover
1st Edition

by the Curriculum Specialists at Primary Source, Inc.

China Since 1644, the updated and retitled 2nd Edition of China in the World, explores China's captivating history from the seventeenth century to the present through hundreds of compelling primary sources--imperial edicts, letters, short stories,... Read More »
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Tales and Traditions, Readings in Chinese Literature Series
2nd Edition

by Yun Xiao, Ying Wang, Hui Xiao, Wenjie Liu
by Jijun Yu
by Chunching Chang

Foreign language acquisition research shows that reading large quantities of level-appropriate material is essential to attaining fluency in a foreign language. Tales and Traditions was specially created to meet the need for interesting and... Read More »
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Japanese Graded Readers
No matter what your proficiency level, you can start reading Japanese today with this four-level, multi-volume reader series. Learners will experience Japanese culture, practice reading and listening skills, and expand their grammar knowledge—all... Read More »
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Don't rely on rote memorization any longer! Let Practical Kanji help you master 500 essential kanji. Perfect for independent learners and those who struggle to memorize kanji out-of-context, this two-volume series covers all of the kanji on the N4... Read More »
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3rd Edition

by Eri Banno, Yoko Ikeda, Chikako Shinagawa, Kyoko Takashiki

Now in its 3rd edition, the most popular college Japanese language textbook series in the United States has been revised and updated for today’s classrooms. Genki gives novice college and adult learners a solid grounding in all four language skill... Read More »
In the Series:
9784789017312
9784789017329
Lessons in Chinese Commerce for the New Millennium
1st Edition

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

The Open for Business Volume 1 MP3 Audio File Pack corresponds to the Volume 1 Textbook and contains recordings of the following sections: Lesson Text Explanation of Terms Distinguishing Synonyms
Lessons in Chinese Commerce for the New Millennium
1st Edition

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

The Open for Business Volume 2 MP3 Audio File Pack corresponds to the Volume 2 Textbook and contains recordings of the following sections: Lesson Text Explanation of Terms Distinguishing Synonyms
Lessons in Chinese Commerce for the New Millennium
2nd Edition

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

The Open for Business Volume 2 e-book is an identical, digital alternative to the print edition. This subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Please note that this title is not available for download and an... Read More »
An Advanced Business Chinese Reader
1st Edition

by Dr. Jane C. M. Kuo

The New Pathways Online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print edition. This subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Please note that this title is not available for download and an Internet... Read More »
Authentic Readings for Advanced Learners
1st Edition

by Chih-p'ing Chou, Yongtao Zhang, Yunjun Zhou

The China's Development and Dilemmas Online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print edition. This subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Please note that this title is not available for download... Read More »
A New Five-Skilled Approach

by Wayne He, Dela Jiao, Qiuxia Shao, Christopher M. Livaccari

The Chinese for Tomorrow Volume 1 Online Textbook is an identical, digital alternative to the print edition. This subscription is valid for 12 months, starting from the date of activation. Please note that the online textbook is not available for... Read More »