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Author Chen, Xulu, author

Title Metabolism of modern Chinese society / Chen Xulu ; [translated by Wang Hong and Shao Qinghua]
Edition English edition
Published Singapore : Silkroad Press/Enrich Professional Pub., [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (2 volumes)
Contents v. 1. Preface / Feng Qi -- A long history of feudal society -- The East and the West -- Decline of the Qing Dynasty -- Rocked by cannons -- The tragedy and comedy of the Taiping Kingdom -- Twelve years after -- A small step towards modernization -- The evolution of urban and rural society -- The Japanese approaching -- Philosophy of changeability and immutability -- Gengzi event and Xinchou treaty -- Assault of the European and American storms -- v. 2. Real changes under fake reform -- The Middle-Class society -- Two driving forces in reform -- Mass disorder and revolution -- Rebuilding the country -- A road winding through the mountains -- The new culture movement -- The choice of history
Notes "Chinese original edition c2008 China Renmin University Press"--Title page verso, v. 1
Volume 1 & 2 preface dated May, 1991
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject HISTORY -- Asia -- China.
Politics and government.
Social conditions.
China -- History -- 19th century
China -- History -- 20th century
China -- Civilization
China -- Social conditions
China -- Politics and government
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Hong, Wang, translator
Qinghua, Shao, translator
ISBN 9781461929338 (electronic bk.)
1461929334 (electronic bk.)
(v. 1 ; pdf)
(v. 1 ; epub)