From early Tang court debates to China's peaceful rise

Full title: From early Tang court debates to China's peaceful rise / edited by Friederike Assandri and Dora Martins.
Corporate Authors: International Convention of Asia Scholars.
Other authors: Assandri, Friederike, 1964-
Martins, Dora.
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Summary: "This volume presents new topics from Chinese history of the last 1400 years from a broad range of fields such as politics, religion, society, economy and culture. The refreshing eight articles give new insights on events as different as the inter-religious court debates of the Tang, the Jiaqing reform of the Qing, the China display on the Chicago World Fair in 1893, Christianity and state-building in Chaozhou, the Taiwan salt trade, Chinese indentured labour in World War I in France, China's rise and current internet regulation. This book highlights the complexity of multi-level interaction of different agents in the center and periphery of China, inside and outside China, contributing to intellectual debates, political and social dynamics, economy structure, modernization, identity building and interaction with the outside"--Publisher's description.
Other authors: Assandri, Friederike, 1964-, Martins, Dora.
Corporate Authors: International Convention of Asia Scholars.
Language: English
Published: Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, ©2009.
Classmark: 951
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Series: ICAS publication series. Edited volumes ; 7.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9789048501458
9048501458