Young China: How the Restless Generation Will Change Their Country and the World

Young China: How the Restless Generation Will Change Their Country and the World

The author, in his twenties, who is fluent in Chinese, examines the future of China through the lens of the Jiu Ling Hou?the generation born after 1990. A close up look at the Chinese generation born after 1990 exploring through personal encounters how young Chinese feel about everything from money and sex, to their government, the West, and China's shifting role in the wor The author, in his twenties, who is fluent in Chinese, examines the future of China through the lens of the Jiu Lin...

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Title:Young China: How the Restless Generation Will Change Their Country and the World
Author:Zak Dychtwald
Rating:
Genres:Nonfiction
ISBN:1250078814
Edition Language:English
Format Type:Hardcover
Number of Pages:304 pages pages

Young China: How the Restless Generation Will Change Their Country and the World Reviews

  • Tarryn
    Apr 06, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

  • Randall Harrison
    Apr 18, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

  • Nenia ✨ Queen of Literary Trash, Protector of Out-of-Print Gems, Khaleesi of Bodice Rippers, Mother of Smut, the Unrepentant, Breaker of Convention ✨ Campbell
    Apr 03, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

  • Lucy
    Apr 12, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Elaine
    Mar 08, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Rhonda Lomazow
    Feb 13, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

  • Rebecca
    Mar 07, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Jan
    Mar 27, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Taylor Edwards
    Mar 27, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Shayna Ross
    Apr 21, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

  • Janel
    Mar 16, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • SerialReader
    Feb 12, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

  • Peter Tillman
    Feb 17, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

  • Elsa
    Mar 28, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

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  • Nancy
    Mar 04, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

  • Susan Walker
    Mar 28, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

  • Andy
    Feb 24, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Aaron Toch
    Feb 22, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

  • Phillip Baumgart
    Apr 04, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Vanessa
    Apr 01, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Lfyong
    Mar 16, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Jaap Grolleman
    Mar 19, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

  • Stuart Berman
    Mar 17, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

  • Mauricio Santoro
    Mar 20, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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  • Waijing
    Feb 25, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

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  • Sid
    Apr 12, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

  • Victor Lopez
    Mar 17, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

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  • Xrend
    Mar 31, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

  • Christine Young
    Feb 25, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

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  • Ellen
    Mar 04, 2018

    Instagram || Twitter || Facebook || Amazon || Pinterest I'm going to be honest: I almost didn't read this book when I realized that the author was white. I've been burned on way too many "White Person Abroad" memoirs: the most recent was one about North Korea, and there was jus...

    Young China is such a terrific book! Thoroughly researched and incredibly interesting, this book will help you understand the touchstone issues the Jiu Ling Hou generation faces. ...

    The youth of China are detailed from grade school onto their early careers. Zak takes a conversational style to interview his subjects. There are many bits of Chinese history sprinkled throughout the book. I found China's rate of change fascinating, with each change in guard, the count...

    Dychtwald offers an introductory glimpse at modern living in China in his cohort. You will read about the meaning of life in 21st century China, and how it plays out in the daily lives of its million of citizens. one of the big points of the book is the importance of wealth and status ...

    Consider. WSJ review: https://www.wsj.com/articles/review-t... Mixed review (paywalled). He criticizes the author for "too rarely acknowledg[ing] valuable work that has been done by scholars and other journalists who know China well." "To make sense of contemporary China, it is cr...

    An intimate open look at this generation of young chines.Wriienbyba member of this generation we get a real open look at their world their thoughts the food they eat their thoughts on their sexual lives politics the future a fascinating look at the world of the young Chinese society to...

    I've read a lot of books about China lately. This is one I'd strongly recommend. Americans, me included, spend a lot of time wondering and worrying about the potential threat China poses to our way of life. Reading this book might make us reconsider some of those anxieties. Chinese...

    Dychtwald's writes well and his sentences have a neat flowing rhythm to them, although hejumps from topic to topic ? back and forth ? and does so even within the twelve loosely-bundled chapters of the book. 'Young China' feels like a loosely weaved net of anecdotes, which are ric...

    I enjoyed this book more than I thought I would. The author presents a more personal look at China's version of milennials, the post-90s generation growing up in their country's fast-paced and overwhelming lifestyle. It's clear that many struggle combining the traditional expectations ...

    My daughter is planning to study in China for her final high school year and when I came across the review of Young China I became intrigued. The book is a light and fun read about how people in China live with a focus on millennials. A lot has changed in China since the mid to late 20...

    Fascinating and Compelling I heard about this book on public radio. I took a chance on it and I?m glad I did. The author brought Young China to life. He provided a taste of Chinese history as he explained what makes the young people of China tick. At times the bigness of it all fe...

    This book gives the reader great insight in to the young Chinese millennials. I learned so much from reading this book. ...

    Interesting read. ...

    3.5 stars. ...

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