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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...

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...

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