Education and Society in Late Imperial China, 1600-1900

Education and Society in Late Imperial China, 1600-1900

by Benjamin A. Elman
     
 


This comprehensive volume integrates the history of late imperial China with the history of education over three centuries, revealing the significance of education in Chinese social, political, and intellectual life. A collaboration between social and intellectual historians, these fifteen essays provide the most wide-ranging study in English on China's education… See more details below

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This comprehensive volume integrates the history of late imperial China with the history of education over three centuries, revealing the significance of education in Chinese social, political, and intellectual life. A collaboration between social and intellectual historians, these fifteen essays provide the most wide-ranging study in English on China's education in the centuries before the modern revolution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520082342
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
08/23/1994
Series:
Studies on China Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
1.44(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents


CONTRIBUTORS:
Allan Barr
Cynthia J. Brokaw
Wejen Chang
Kai-wing Chow
Pamela Kyle Crossley
Benjamin A. Elman
R. Kent Guy
Catherine Jami
Barry Keenan
Angela Ki Che Leung
Kwang-Ching Liu
Susan Mann
William T. Rowe
Alexander Woodside

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