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Fourth Edition

by Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo, Jan Asato

Explore the rich world of Japanese language and culture with the perenially best-selling textbook series Adventures in Japanese, now updated in the 4th Edition for today's classrooms. The three-volume series gives novice students a strong command of... Read More »
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4th Edition

by Yuehua Liu, Tao-chung Yao, Nyan-Ping Bi, Yaohua Shi, Liangyan Ge
1st Edition Yea-fen Chen, Xiaojun Wang

The Integrated Chinese Volume 2 Textbook is designed to cover the second semester of study at the college level. Learners develop real-life communicative skills as they discuss topics related to everyday life and learn useful grammatical structures... Read More »
3rd Edition

by Yuehua Liu, Tao-chung Yao, Nyan-Ping Bi, Liangyan Ge, Yaohua Shi
1st Edition Tao-chung Yao, Yuehua Liu, Liangyan Ge, Yea-fen Chen, Nyan-Ping Bi, Xiaojun Wang, Yaohua Shi

There is a new edition of Integrated Chinese available. Click for more information on the 4th Edition of Integrated Chinese With an emphasis on practicing a broad range of written and verbal communication skills and building cultural understanding,... 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 »
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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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3rd Edition

by Cheng & Tsui

Bring the Integrated Chinese series to life with these popular DVDs! In the Level 1 DVDs, all forty lesson texts from the Level 1 textbooks are presented as lively skits featuring the Wang Peng, Li You, and friends. Students will enjoy the... Read More »
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Readings in Chinese Culture Series

by Weijia Huang, Qun Ao

Chinese Reading Comprehesion essays for language learning and cultural comparison The Readings in Chinese Culture Series reinforces students' grasp of Chinese vocabulary and grammar and strengthens their understanding of Chinese culture through a... Read More »
Obento
4th Edition

by Peter Williams, Sue Xouris, Kyoko Kusumoto

This obentoo (“lunchbox”) offers an exciting, culturally based approach to study of the Japanese language. Students will love the lively and authentic presentation of this colorful and authentic series. Obento (formerly known as Obentoo) addresses... Read More »
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New Practical Chinese Reader, Revised Edition

by Beijing Language and Culture University Press

Compiled under the sponsorship of the China National Office for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language (NOTCFL), and in consultation with the Chinese Proficiency Test (HSK) Guidelines, the New Practical Chinese Reader (NPCR) series is designed to... Read More »
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Yi Lin

Chinese in Motion is a two-volume series designed to help advanced students use the Chinese language in real-life situations. Serving double-duty as a language textbook and a reference guide for contemporary China, Chinese in Motion encourages... Read More »
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Third Edition by Yuehua Liu, Tao-chung Yao, et al.

The Online Workbook, powered by Quia includes the electronic version of the printed workbook (both simplified and traditional character versions) plus the workbook audio recordings. Instructors can save time by relying on the automatic grading... 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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Duanduan Li, Irene Liu

Get to the heart of contemporary China with the newest version of A New Text for Modern China! The perfect series to build both reading proficiency and cultural knowledge, Reading into a New China features greatly expanded exercises, enhanced... Read More »
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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Akira Miura, Naomi Hanaoka McGloin

With equal emphasis on the four skills of listening, speaking, reading, and writing, An Integrated Approach to Intermediate Japanese uses a systematic approach to address the various needs of Japanese intermediate students for vocabulary-building,... Read More »
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Beyond the Basics, Communicative Chinese for Intermediate and Advanced Learners

by Jianhua Bai, Juyu Sung, Janet Zhiqun Xing

Combining thought-provoking conversation topics with a communicative approach, this textbook and accompanying audio recordings emphasize the spoken language by encouraging serious dialogue among students. Task-based activities encourage genuine,... Read More »
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Chinese Breakthrough

Hong Gang Jin, De Bao Xu et al.

Chinese Breakthrough is an audio-visual program for students at the intermediate-to-advanced level and emphasizes language learning through the use of Mandarin Chinese television programs. The fully annotated ensemble (DVDs, audiotapes, textbook,... Read More »
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Song Jiang, Haidan Wang

Much more than a set of flashcards, the BuilderCards are uniquely designed to help students build their Chinese vocabulary by understanding how groups of words are related. Research on second-language acquisition has proven that learning groups of... Read More »
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by Xueying Wang, Li-chuang Chi, Liping Feng

Chinese Odyssey is an interactive series combining text and technology to enlighten and stimulate students of Chinese at all levels. Developed and field-tested by a teaching team from Johns Hopkins University, this flexible courseware is carefully... Read More »
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Cover images of the simplified and traditional editions of Li Bai & Du Fu

by Zu-yan Chen, Hong Zhang

"不学诗, 无以言: If you do not study poetry, you will have no words."—Confucius Returning to a Chinese tradition that locates poetry at the heart of education, Li Bai & Du Fu: An Advanced Reader of Chinese Language and Literature offers an innovative... Read More »
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Open for Business: Lessons in Chinese Commerce for the New Millennium

by Jane C. M. Kuo

Designed for students in the third or fourth year of a college-level Chinese language curriculum, Open for Business combines language learning with an introduction to business trends and issues such as macroeconomics, technological innovations,... Read More »

by De-an Wu Swihart, Irene Liu, Judy Z. Mu, Cong Meng

English speakers learn to converse in Chinese faster than they learn to read and write it. Success with Chinese’s special teaching method focuses on that essential fact by coordinating Listening & Speaking and Reading & Writing separately.... Read More »

Irene Liu, Li Xiaoqi

Publisher's Note: an updated edition of this popular textbook with more exercises, expanded practices, and new essays is available. See Reading into a New China for details and samples.    The A New Text For a Modern China series innovatively... Read More »
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by Meg Evans, Yoko Masano, Setsuko Taniguchi, Miwa Groves-Moriwaki, Ikuo Kawakami

Mirai is a six-stage, full-color, user-friendly course, with a fun and engaging approach to the Japanese language that appeals to students and teachers alike. The approach is communicative, with an emphasis on natural language. Mirai features clear... Read More »
Read Chinese Signs

Cornelius Kubler et al.

The ability to read signs is vital to everyday living and functional proficiency in a language. Read Chinese Signs is a perfect addition to any Chinese language classroom and will help familiarize exchange students with daily language and messages.... Read More »
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