China Studies

Death in Ancient China: The Tale Of One Man's Journey (China Studies) by Constance A. Cook

Death in Ancient China: The Tale Of One Man's Journey (China Studies) by Constance A. Cook
Brill Academic Pub | June 30, 2006 | English | ISBN: 9004153128 | 302 pages | PDF | 13 MB

This richly illustrated book provides a glimpse into the belief system and the material wealth of the social elite in pre-Imperial China through a close analysis of tomb contents and excavated bamboo texts.
Creating Wealth and Poverty in Postsocialist China (Studies in Social Inequality) (repost)

Creating Wealth and Poverty in Postsocialist China (Studies in Social Inequality) by Deborah Davis and Feng Wang
English | ISBN: 0804759316, 0804761167 | 2008 | 312 pages | PDF | 1,5 MB

The Chinese economy's return to commodification and privatization has greatly diversified China's institutional landscape. With the migration of more than 140 million villagers to cities and rapid urbanization of rural settlements, it is no longer possible to presume that the nation can be divided into strictly urban or rural classifications.
Fragmenting Modernisms: Chinese Wartime Literature, Art, and Film, 1937-49 (China Studies, Book 24)

Fragmenting Modernisms: Chinese Wartime Literature, Art, and Film, 1937-49 (China Studies, Book 24) by Carolyn FitzGerald
English, Chinese | 2013 | ISBN: 9004250980 | ISBN-13: 9789004250987 | 364 pages | PDF | 8,1 MB

In Fragmenting Modernisms, Carolyn FitzGerald traces the evolution of Chinese modernism during the War of Resistance against Japan (1937-45) and Chinese Civil War (1945-49) through a series of close readings of works of fiction, poetry, film, and visual art, produced in various locations throughout wartime China.
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Perspectives on the Yi of Southwest China (Studies on China)
University of California Press | ISBN: 0520219880 | 2001-02-05 | PDF | 334 pages | 2 Mb

Communist Multiculturalism: Ethnic Revival in Southwest China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 14, 2016
Communist Multiculturalism: Ethnic Revival in Southwest China

Communist Multiculturalism: Ethnic Revival in Southwest China (Studies on Ethnic Groups in China) by Susan K. McCarthy
English | 2009 | ISBN: 0295989092, 0295989084 | 248 pages | PDF | 1,7 MB

A Landscape of Travel: The Work of Tourism in Rural Ethnic China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at June 14, 2016
A Landscape of Travel: The Work of Tourism in Rural Ethnic China

A Landscape of Travel: The Work of Tourism in Rural Ethnic China (Studies on Ethnic Groups in China) by Jenny T. Chio
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0295993669, 0295993650 | 304 pages | PDF | 2,4 MB
Wronged by Empire: Post-Imperial Ideology and Foreign Policy in India and China

Wronged by Empire: Post-Imperial Ideology and Foreign Policy in India and China (Studies in Asian Security) by Manjari Miller
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0804793387, 0804786526 | 192 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Institutions in Transition: Land Ownership, Property Rights and Social Conflict in China (Repost)

Institutions in Transition: Land Ownership, Property Rights and Social Conflict in China (Studies on Contemporary China) by Peter Ho
English | 2005 | ISBN: 019928069X | 296 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

This monograph contributes to the field of institutional change and property rights reform in (former) socialist economies with particular reference to China.

Ji'an Literati and the Local in Song-Yuan-Ming China  

Posted by MoneyRich at Feb. 26, 2015
Ji'an Literati and the Local in Song-Yuan-Ming China

Ji'an Literati and the Local in Song-Yuan-Ming China (China Studies) by Gerritsen
English | May 15, 2007 | ISBN: 9004156038 | 264 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

Drawing on largely local sources, including local gazetteers and literati inscriptions for religious sites, this book offers a comprehensive examination of what it means to be 'local' during the Southern Song, Yuan and Ming dynasties in Ji'an prefecture (Jiangxi). It argues that 'belonging locally' was important to Ji'an literati throughout this period. How they achieved that, however, changed significantly.

Science and Technology in Modern China, 1880s-1940s  

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 17, 2015
Science and Technology in Modern China, 1880s-1940s

Science and Technology in Modern China, 1880s-1940s (China Studies) by Jing Tsu, Benjamin A. Elman
2014 | ISBN: 9004258531 | English | 347 pages | PDF | 6 MB