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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...

Mencius

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...

Ming-Qing Fiction

Yenna Wu

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Ming-Qing Fiction Introduction Ming-Qing fiction (Ming Qing xiaoshuo 明清小說) refers to the fictional works produced during the Ming (1368–1644) ...

Modern Chinese Drama

Edward M. Gunn

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Modern Chinese Drama Introduction Since the turn of the 20th century, modern Chinese drama and theater have taken their inspirations from a wi...

Modernism and Postmodernism in Chinese Literature

Carsten Storm, Pei-yin Lin

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2020-06-24

Modernism and Postmodernism in Chinese LiteratureIntroductionModernism and postmodernism are highly contested terms, both in theory and in academic pr...

Mohism

Carine Defoort

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Mohism Introduction Mohism (Mojia 墨家) is the philosophical school or trend of thought named after Mozi 墨子 (Mo-tzu, Master Mo, Mo Di 墨翟, c. 479...

Museums

Tracey L-D Lu

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Museums Introduction In mainland China, the birth of museums was a result of cultural influence from the West. A museum containing species of ...

Music in China

Jonathan P. J. Stock

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Music in ChinaIntroductionOne of the world’s most significant historical centers of scientific and cultural innovation, China is today a preeminent ce...

Needham Question, The

Nathan Sivin

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

The Needham Question Introduction The “Needham Question” or “Needham Problem,” also misleadingly called “the Needham Paradox,” refers to the...

Neo-Confucianism

Robert Foster

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Neo-Confucianism Introduction Neo-Confucianism is the English reference to the revival of Confucian religious, social, and ethical thought tha...

Neolithic Cultures in China

Tracey L-D Lu

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Neolithic Cultures in China Introduction Defined by John Lubbock in 1865, Neolithic initially referred to the period when polished stone tools...

New Social Classes, 1895–1949

Joshua H. Howard

Subject: Chinese Studies »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

New Social Classes, 1895–1949IntroductionThe ability of foreign enterprises to establish factories in China after the Treaty of Shimonoseki in 1895 ac...

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