ISBN-10:
0691028842
ISBN-13:
9780691028842
Pub. Date:
05/05/1996
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
China's Peril and Promise: An Advanced Reader of Modern Chinese, 2 Volumes / Edition 1

China's Peril and Promise: An Advanced Reader of Modern Chinese, 2 Volumes / Edition 1

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Overview

China's Peril and Promise is an advanced Chinese reader in two volumes, prepared for students who would like to enhance their understanding of modern China in general and modern Chinese literature and intellectuals in particular, through reading authentic materials. The selections--which span the twentieth century and include essays, short stories, biographies, and criticism--expose the students not only to a variety of modern Chinese literary genres but also to some of the major substantive issues that modern Chinese intellectuals have faced.

Audio and video materials are available for use with this text. For further information, contact the Chinese Linguistics Project, 231 Palmer Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J. 08544. (609-258-4269).

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691028842
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 05/05/1996
Series: The Princeton Language Program: Modern Chinese , #7
Edition description: (two-volume set)
Pages: 652
Product dimensions: 9.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)
Age Range: 6 - 18 Years

About the Author


Xuedong Wang is a lecturer in Chinese at Princeton University, and Joanne Chiang is a senior lecturer in Chinese at Washington University in St. Louis.

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