From Moon Cakes to Mao to Modern China: An Introduction to Chinese Civilization

From Moon Cakes to Mao to Modern China: An Introduction to Chinese Civilization

by Zhu Fayuan, Wu Qixin, Gao Han

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781627740029
Publisher: CN Times Books
Publication date: 01/15/2014
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author


Editors Zhu Fayuan, Wu Qixing, Xia Hanning, and Gao Han are all scholars and experts in the analysis of traditional Chinese culture.

Table of Contents


Introduction
Chapter 1
The Origins of Chinese Characters ~ Names ~ The Traditional Calendar ~ The Emperors Yan and Huang ~ The Cowherd and the Weaving Maid
Chapter 2                  
The Dragon ~ The Four Great Inventions ~ Yellow River Culture ~ Lao Tzu ~ The Book of Songs
Chapter 3    
The Yangtze River ~ Han Attire ~ Capital Cities ~ Money ~ The Great Books
Chapter 4
Gardens ~ I-go ~ Schooling ~ A Dream of Red Mansions ~ The New Culture Movement
List of Important Terms
Index

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