The Cambridge History of China, Volume 12, Republican China, 1912-1949, Part 1by John K. Fairbank
Pub. Date: 09/30/1983
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
The first of two volumes which review the Republican period, between the demise of imperial China and the establishment of the People's Republic. See more details below
The first of two volumes which review the Republican period, between the demise of imperial China and the establishment of the People's Republic.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction: Maritime and continental in China's history John K. Fairbank; 2. Economic trends, 1912–49 Albert Feuerwerker; 3. The foreign presence in China Albert Feuerwerker; 4. Politics in the aftermath of revolution: the era of Yuan Shih-k'ai, 1912–16 Ernest P. Young; 5. A constitutional republic: the Peking government, 1916–28 James E. Sheridan; 6. The warlord era: politics and militarism under the Peking governmnet, 1916–28 James E. Sheridan; 7. Intellectual change: from the Reform movement to the May fourth movement, 1895–1920 Charlotte Furth; 8. Themes in intellectual history: May fourth and after Benjamin I. Schwartz; 9. Literary trends I: the quest for modernity, 1895–1927 Leo Ou-Fan Lee; 10. The Chinese communist movement to 1927 Jerome Ch'en; 11. The nationalist revolution: from Canton to Nanking, 1923–28 C. Martin Wilbur; 12. The Chinese bourgeoisie, 1911–37 Marie-Claire Bergère.
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