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China"s twentieth century

Hui Wang

China"s twentieth century

revolution, retreat, and the road to equality

by Hui Wang

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementWang Hui ; edited by Saul Thomas
    ContributionsThomas, Saul, editor
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS775.7 .W33713 2016
    The Physical Object
    Pagination361 pages
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27198894M
    ISBN 101781689067, 1781689059
    ISBN 109781781689066, 9781781689059
    LC Control Number2015030497
    OCLC/WorldCa922639621

    The book is a must-read for anyone interested in 20th century China, the role of women, the intrigue of world powers, and the power of three sisters to influence today’s world. Get Unlimited Access. This book casts China's highbrow historical novels from the late s to the first decade of the twenty-first century as a distinctively Chinese contribution to the form of the global dystopian novel and, consequently, to global thinking about the interrelations of utopia and dystopia.

    The journal seeks original scholarly contributions that challenge old paradigms, propose new ideas and theses, set forth innovative research and methodologies, or engage significant historiographical or interpretive issues regarding China’s long twentieth century, as seen in mainland, Taiwan, Hong Kong, or diasporic activities.   A chronology of key events in the history of China. BC - AD - Han Dynasty: first durable state governing the entire Chinese heartland, ushers .

    Though it was racked by war and economic catastrophe throughout the 20th century, the opening decades of the 21st century are seeing new attention paid to China as an economic and political superpower in the making. And the term “dragon” is used throughout this very book—the book of Revelation—to denote Satan the Devil “who. On the eve of the twientieth century --Unrest in China, --Sun Yat-sen in power, --Chiang's China, --Chiang, Mao, and Manchuria, --The two China's- Chiang's and Communist, --From Marco Polo bridge () to Mao's Peking () --Red China, --From the cultural revolution to Mao's.


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Beginning with the birth of modern politics in the revolution, Wang tracks the initial flourishing of political life, its blossoming in the. About the Book This indispensable guide for students of both Chinese and women’s history synthesizes recent research on women in twentieth-century China. Written by a leading historian of China, it surveys more than scholarly works, discussing Chinese women in the context of marriage, family, sexuality, labor, and national modernity.

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