In Search of Red Buddha: Higher Education in China After Mao Zedong, 1985-1990
This book describes the life of a sojourner/exchange professor as she lives and works as one of the first Westerners to teach in the formerly closed city in Linfen, Peoples Republic of China. Professor Street describes her experiences and invaluable insights gained through "cultural immersion." She also provides numerous case studies about the Cultural Revolution and its aftermath through the eyes of her Chinese colleauges "sent down to the countryside" in the 1960s.
IDEA Press Books
Street, Nancy (2004). In Search of Red Buddha: Higher Education in China After Mao Zedong, 1985-1990. New York: IDEA Press Books