ISBN-10:
962996242X
ISBN-13:
9789629962425
Pub. Date:
11/07/2007
Publisher:
Chinese University Press, The
Jingji Xue: History of the Introduction of Western Economic Ideas into China 1850--1950

Jingji Xue: History of the Introduction of Western Economic Ideas into China 1850--1950

by Paul Trescott, Joanna Newman

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ISBN-13: 9789629962425
Publisher: Chinese University Press, The
Publication date: 11/07/2007
Pages: 550
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Paul B. Trescott taught economics in the U.S. and in China. He was Chair of Economics at Kenyon College and Director of Graduate Studies (Economics) at Southern Illinois University. He is now Professor Emeritus of Economics at SIU.

Table of Contents


Preface     vii
List of Plates     xi
List of Tables     xix
Abbreviations     xxiii
Introduction     1
Preliminaries: Missionaries and Westernizing Chinese     23
Sun Yat-sen     45
Graduate Study of Economics by Chinese in the United States     61
Chinese Who Studied Economics in Britain and Continental Europe before 1950     79
Chinese Economics Graduate Students Overseas: Careers, Backgrounds, Research Areas     101
Economics in China's Christian Colleges: Overview     121
Economics at Yanjing University (Peking)     147
John Lossing Buck and Agricultural Economics at Nanjing University     167
Economics in Chinese Universities: Overview     185
Economics at Nankai University     209
Beida: Western Economics at Peking University     223
Qinghua College and Qinghua University     243
The Role of Western Economics in Economic Research in China 1900-1950: Techniques, Ideas, and Personnel     259
Epilogue and Overview     291
Notes     317
References     371
Glossary     407
Index     419

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