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Early Imperial China

Wicky W. K. Tse

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2021-10-27

Early Imperial ChinaIntroductionThe year 221 bce is of particular symbolic significance in the history of China. It was the year that the kingdom of Q...

Economic Reforms, 1978-Present

Ralph W. Huenemann

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Economic Reforms, 1978 to the Present Introduction Between 1949 and 1976, under Mao Zedong’s 毛泽东 leadership, the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)...

Economy, 1895-1949

Tim Wright

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Economy, 1895–1949IntroductionThe nature of the pre-Communist Chinese economy and the degree of its success, if any, at least up to the outbreak of wa...

Emergence of Modern Banks

Linsun Cheng

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Emergence of Modern BanksIntroductionThe emergence and rapid expansion of modern Chinese banks has attracted scholars’ attention since the early 1930s...

Energy Economics and Climate Change

Andreas Oberheitmann, Chai Ni

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2021-05-26

Energy Economics and Climate ChangeIntroductionEnergy economics and global climate change–related issues are becoming more and more important in China...

Environmental Issues in Contemporary China

Richard Louis Edmonds

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Environmental Issues in Contemporary China Introduction The environment is a broad category, which at its widest includes virtually everything...

Environmental Issues in Pre-Modern China

David Bello

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Environmental Issues in Pre-Modern ChinaIntroductionThe current scholarly discourse on pre-modern Chinese environmental history, in both the western a...

Establishment Intellectuals

Timothy Cheek

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

Establishment Intellectuals Introduction Establishment intellectuals describes intellectuals in the People’s Republic of China. The general We...

Ethnicity and Minority Nationalities Since 1949

Colin Mackerras

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Ethnicity and Minority Nationalities since 1949IntroductionThis article covers works about ethnicity in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and minor...

Ethnicity and the Han

Agnieszka Joniak-Lüthi

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Ethnicity and the HanIntroductionThe present article focuses on the Han (汉) in the People’s Republic of China (PRC) where they constitute the largest ...

Examination System, The

Rui Magone

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

The Examination System Introduction The examination system, also known as “civil service examinations” or “imperial examinations”—and, in Chin...

Fall of the Qing, 1840-1912, The

David Pong

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

The Fall of the Qing, 1840–1912 Introduction The last seventy-some years of the Qing dynasty, simply put, is a story of decline. But a closer ...

Falun Gong, The

James Tong

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

The Falun Gong Introduction From its modest origin as a qigong group in 1992 that practiced deep breathing combined with meditation, the Falun...

Family Relations in Contemporary China

William Jankowiak, Yuezhu Sun

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Family Relations in Contemporary China Introduction Across different time periods and regions the Chinese family displays a variety of forms, ...

Fiction and Prose, Modern Chinese

Kirk A. Denton

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Modern Chinese Fiction and Prose Introduction Modern Chinese literature has conventionally been seen as erupting suddenly in conjunction wit...

Film in Taiwan

Daw-Ming Lee

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Film in TaiwanIntroductionTaiwan cinema in this bibliography covers two periods in the history of Taiwan cinema: some during Japanese colonial rule (1...

Film, Chinese Language

Julian Ward

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Chinese-Language Film Introduction International interest in Chinese cinema in the late 20th and early 21st centuries is often traced back to ...

Financial Sector, The

Lynette Ong

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

The Financial Sector Introduction The financial sector plays a critical role in powering economic growth by intermediating between savers and ...

Five Classics

Michael Nylan, Nicholas Constantino

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2021-04-21

Five ClassicsIntroductionAlthough the term “Five Classics” (The Odes; Documents; the three Rites classics, counted as one; the Annals, and the Changes

Folk Religion in Contemporary China

Fenggang Yang, Anning Hu

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

Folk Religion in Contemporary ChinaIntroduction and General OverviewsFolk religion has always been an indispensable component in the Chinese religious...

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