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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...

Folklore and Popular Culture

Victor Mair, Mark Bender, Levi Gibbs, Peace Lee, Haihong Fu

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

Folklore and Popular Culture Introduction Classical poetry, lengthy romances such as Dream of the Red Chamber, and drama dominate accepted vie...

Foreign Direct Investment in China

John Foster

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Foreign Direct Investment in China Introduction Foreign direct investment (FDI) in China has a long history, much, or even most of it until re...


Stanislaus Fung

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

GardensIntroduction“Chinese gardens” is a term of modern origin and refers to designed landscape settings that range from small courtyard gardens inti...

Gender and Work in Contemporary China

Jieyu Liu, Nina Sun, Yuan Zhong

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Gender and Work in Contemporary ChinaIntroductionThis bibliography includes journal articles, books, and reports, both in English and Chinese, examini...

Gender Issues in Traditional China

Harriet Zurndorfer

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

Gender Issues in Traditional ChinaIntroductionThe study of pre-20th century gender issues in China began in the 1970s with Margery Wolf’s groundbreaki...

Great Leap Forward and the Famine, The

Felix Wemheuer

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

The Great Leap Forward and the FamineIntroductionUntil the early 1980s, little was known about the Great Leap Famine (1959–1962) that caused the death...


Jane Nolan

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

Guanxi Introduction The term guanxi 关系is used to describe many different facets of Chinese personal relationships. It may refer to a specific ...

Guomindang (1912-1949)

Guido Samarani, Laura De Giorgi

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Guomindang (1912–1949)IntroductionStudies on the Chinese Nationalist Party, the Zhongguo Guomindang (GMD), have focused on some fundamental questions....

Han Expansion to the South

John E. Herman

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2019-03-27

Han Expansion to the SouthIntroductionOn the surface, a discussion of China’s expansion south might appear as just another academic endeavor with litt...

Health Care System, The

Jiwei Qian

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

The Health Care SystemIntroductionAccording to the World Health Organization, a health-care system is defined as “the sum total of all the organizatio...

Heritage Management

Tracey L-D Lu

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Heritage Management Introducton Similar to the original meaning of its counterpart in English, in traditional Chinese culture the term “herita...

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