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Literati Culture

Stephen Roddy

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2019-01-15

Literati CultureIntroductionAlthough the term literati culture (wenren wenhua) entered the Chinese lexicon only in the late 20th century, the aestheti...

Literature Post-Mao, Chinese

Richard King

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Chinese Literature Post-Mao Introduction Chinese culture changed dramatically following the death of Communist Party Chairman Mao Zedong in Se...

Literature, Pre-Ming Narrative

Anne McLaren

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Pre-Ming Narrative LiteratureIntroductionChinese narrative literature before the Ming period (i.e., before 1368) comprised historical accounts, biogra...

Liu, Zongzhou

Simon Man Ho Wong

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Liu ZongzhouIntroductionLiu Zongzhou 劉宗周 (personal name Xianzhang 憲章, courtesy name Qidong 起東, literary names Niantai 念台, Jishan 蕺山; b. 1578–d. 1645) ...

Local Elites in Ming-Qing China

Tze-ki Hon

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Local Elites in Ming-Qing China Introduction Also known as late imperial China, the Ming-Qing period (1368–1911) has received increasing atten...

Local Elites in Song-Yuan China

Chang Woei Ong

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Local Elites in Song-Yuan ChinaIntroductionThe Song-Yuan period is part of the larger time frame that historians now call the “middle period” (roughly...


Mark Henderson

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

MacroregionsIntroductionAs a vast sociopolitical entity, China defies easy generalizations. Many regional subdivisions have been invoked to make China...

Management Style in "Chinese Capitalism"

Fang Lee Cooke

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Management Style in “Chinese Capitalism” Introduction Interest in the study of Chinese management began in the 1980s, after China adopted its ...

Mao Zedong

Delia Davin

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Mao ZedongIntroductionMao Zedong (b. 1893–d. 1976) was one of the most remarkable political leaders of the 20th century, an all-powerful leader in Chi...

Marketing System in Pre-Modern China, The

Carol H. Shiue

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

The Marketing System in Premodern China Introduction The idea that people can improve their welfare by trading can be found in the late Ming w...

Marxist Thought in China

A. James Gregor, Susan Xue

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2019-07-31

Marxist Thought in ChinaIntroductionThroughout the history of the People’s Republic of China (PRC), disagreement has existed concerning the extent to ...

Material Culture

Anne Gerritsen

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Material Culture Introduction Material culture is a broad and interdisciplinary field that explores the cultural meanings objects acquire in c...

May Fourth Movement

Edward Q. Wang

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

May Fourth Movement Introduction The May Fourth Movement of 1919 was a nationalist mass movement, considered by many as one of the most import...

Media Representation of Contemporary China, International

Li Zhang

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

International Media Representation of Contemporary ChinaIntroductionAlthough writers from ancient Rome knew of and commented on China, the earliest de...

Medicine, Traditional Chinese

Ka-Wai Fan

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Traditional Chinese Medicine Introduction Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is an ancient medical and health care system that still forms an ...

Medieval Economic Revolution

Kent G. Deng

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Medieval Economic Revolution Introduction In China’s historical context, the term “medieval” was unmistakably borrowed from European history i...


Thomas Radice

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Mencius Introduction Mengzi 孟子 (“Master Meng”) was born Meng Ke 孟軻 in the state of Zou 鄒 (in present-day Shandong 山東 Province) during the 4th ...

Middle-Period China

John Chaffee

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Middle-Period ChinaIntroductionThe Middle period (c. 100–1500 ce) occupies a special position in the history of China. Coming neither at the formative...

Migration Under Economic Reform

Thomas R. Gottschang

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Migration Under Economic Reform Introduction China’s market-based economic reforms that began in December 1978 caused a great increase in migr...

Ming Dynasty

David Robinson

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Ming Dynasty Introduction Relative to other time periods in Chinese history, modern scholarly research came late to the Ming dynasty (1368–164...

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