The Search For Modern China

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The Search For Modern China

Wit and Mirth  Or  Pills to Purge Melancholy
Author: Jonathan D. Spence
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393307801
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Covering more than four centuries of Chinese history, this work chronicles the various dynasties, the ideas of reformist Confucian scholars, and China's poets, novelists, artists, students, and leaders
The Search for Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 876
Authors: Jonathan D. Spence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Covering more than four centuries of Chinese history, this work chronicles the various dynasties, the ideas of reformist Confucian scholars, and China's poets, novelists, artists, students, and leaders
The Search for Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 625
Authors: Jonathan D. Spence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: W. W. Norton
Jonathan D. Spence is George Burton Adams Professor of History at Yale University and author of eight acclaimed books on China. Here he has written a very readable history of this fascinating country. "To understand . . . China's past there is no better place to start than Jonathan D.
The Search for Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 531
Authors: Pei-kai Cheng, Michael Elliot Lestz, Jonathan D. Spence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: W. W. Norton
This collection of primary source documents--many translated into English for the first time and available only in this book--gather proclamations, treaties, laws, and other public acts with pieces reflecting everyday life, family, social networks, and culture.
Search for Mod China 2e W/Smcd
Language: en
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Authors: Jonathan D. Spence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-12-01 - Publisher:
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Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Iain Robertson Scott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-30 - Publisher: Anthem Press
No country has undergone a greater period of sustained and convulsive change than China in the twentieth century. This is its story, tracing the emergence of a modern China.
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Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Jonathan D. Spence
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
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Museum Representations of Maoist China
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Amy Jane Barnes
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-15 - Publisher: Routledge
The collection, interpretation and display of art from the People’s Republic of China, and particularly the art of the Cultural Revolution, have been problematic for museums. These objects challenge our perception of ’Chineseness’ and their style, content and the means of their production question accepted notions of how we perceive
The Chinese Century
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Jonathan D. Spence, Annping Chin
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson
"This is a magnificent and moving photographic chronicle of the past tumultuous century of china's history. It brings together nearly 300 hundred stunning photographs, most of them never before published outside China, and an authoritative and accessible text by Jonathan Spence and Annping Chin."
The Myth of the Strong Leader
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Archie Brown
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-08 - Publisher: Hachette UK
From one of the world's preeminent political historians, a magisterial study of political leadership around the world from the advent of parliamentary democracy to the age of Obama. All too frequently, leadership is reduced to a simple dichotomy: the strong versus the weak. Yet, there are myriad ways to exercise
An Intellectual History of Modern China
Language: en
Pages: 607
Authors: Merle Goldman, Leo Ou-fan Lee
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-05-16 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
This book is the only comprehensive book on modern China's intellectual history.