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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...

Macroregions

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...

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...

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