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Kai Li, James Erwin Dew

Classical Chinese’s innovative functional approach takes away the intimidation that most feel towards the study of classical Chinese.  Each lesson offers a selection of related grammatical function words and the syntactic structures defined by those... Read More »
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Yuanchao Meng

Many students learn by doing, and with Setting the Stage for Chinese, students of all ages will be singing, shouting and laughing as they learn Chinese. By combining language learning with theater performance, this innovative new series of bilingual... 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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Obento Snack Pack

Sue Xouris

By the author of the popular Obento series, Obento Snack Pack uses games, crafts, songs, cartoons, and interactive CD-ROMs to provide an appealing introduction to Japanese reading, writing, speaking, listening, and culture. Each lesson can be used... Read More »
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Bobbie Kalman

Ever wanted to know what it’s like to go to school in Japan, ride a high-speed train, or experience Japan’s Children’s Day? This revised and beautifully designed series will answer all your questions and more as you explore the rich subject of Japan... Read More »
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Third Edition

Hiromi Peterson, Naomi Hirano-Omizo

This user-friendly and comprehensive series combines cultural activities with beginning-to-advanced language learning instruction that emphasizes proficiency in speaking, listening, reading and writing. Widely adopted across the nation, Adventures... 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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Readings in Korean Culture Series
1st Edition

by Hye-Sook Wang

Cheng & Tsui's Readings in Korean Culture Series offers supplemental readings for students with different levels of Korean language proficiency. Each volume in the series offers fifteen to twenty essays that include background information, pre-... 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 »
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Learn Chinese With Me

by Fu Chen, Zhiping Zhu

Learn Chinese With Me guides junior high and high school students from beginning to low-intermediate-level Chinese over the course of four volumes. The series emphasizes functional use of the language with sentence patterns and grammar, in the... Read More »
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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 »

Margaret Lee, Yuka Ito

Tsumiki are “building blocks,” and this Japanese language course for Grades 7-10 is clearly structured around a logical sequence of sentence patterns that build on knowledge from previous “blocks.” Tsumiki provides a rigorous yet realistic program... Read More »
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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 »
The Enduring Legacy of Ancient China cover
1st Edition

by Primary Source Inc.

Both an illustrated teacher's guide and a textbook, The Enduring Legacy of Ancient China: Primary Source Lessons for Teachers and Students offers teachers and students a treasure trove of resources. Authored by the curriculum specialists at Primary... Read More »
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China Scene

Hong Gang Jin, De Bao Xu et al.

Through sixteen scripts of original television broadcasts from China, students learn about recent social, economic, and cultural changes in Chinese society. China Scene’s DVD and audio recordings present authentic television news reports and... Read More »
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CHINASCENEDOWN
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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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Japanese the Written Language, Field Test Edition
Field Test Edition

by Eleanor Harz Jorden, Mari Noda

This companion to the bestselling Japanese: the Spoken Language begins with the two kana syllabaries and introduces approximately 300 kanji, following the Spoken Language text lesson by lesson. Appropriate for classroom or self-study programs. Non-... Read More »
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Tsukuba Language Group et al.

This widely praised three-volume series, written for learners with no previous knowledge of Japanese, develops everyday communicative skills as well as an accurate and deep understanding of the Japanese language. The series provides a comprehensive... Read More »
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Basic Kanji

Chieko Kano

This popular and well-reviewed textbook is the ideal reference for students of Japanese who seek a firm foundational knowledge of the most important kanji for daily use. Volume 1 and 2 each teaches approximately 250 of the most useful kanji,... Read More »
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