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Author Huang, Pei, 1928-
黃培, 1928-

Title Reorienting the Manchus : a study of sinicization, 1583-1795 / Pei Huang
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : East Asia Program, Cornell University, 2011

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Description xxiv, 374 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
Series Cornell East Asia series, 1050-2955 ; no. 152
Cornell East Asia series. 1050-2955 ; no. 152
Contents Contents note continued: 2.Religion -- 3.Confucianism
Machine generated contents note: 1.Theme and Approach -- 2.Contents and Sources -- ch. I The Ancestry and Ethnic Composition of the Manchus -- 1.Manchuria: Its Geography and Early Inhabitants -- 2.The Role of the Jurchens -- 3.Components -- ch. II The Founding of the Qing Dynasty -- 1.The Rise of Nurhaci -- 2.Hong Taiji's Leadership -- 3.Takeover -- ch. III Economic Forces -- 1.The Influence of Geography -- 2.The Agricultural Effect -- 3.Frontier Markets -- 4.Tributary Relations -- ch. IV Frontiersmen and Transfrontiersmen -- 1.Frontier Society of Liaodong -- 2.Frontiersmen -- 3.Transfrontiersmen -- ch. V The Rise of Administrative and Legal Institutions -- 1.Administrative Machinery -- 2.Legal Institutions -- ch. VI Transformation of Social Institutions -- 1.Changes in the Family and Customs -- 2.Decline of Manchu Martial Values -- ch. VII Manchu Language and Literature -- 1.Language -- 2.Literature -- ch. VIII Architecture, Religion, and Confucianism -- 1.Architecture --
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-361) and index
Subject Manchus -- Ethnic identity -- History -- 17th century.
Manchus -- Ethnic identity -- History -- 18th century.
Manchus -- History.
Sinicization -- China -- Manchuria -- History.
Sinicization.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
Manchuria (China) -- Civilization.
Author Cornell University. East Asia Program.
LC no. 2010931923
ISBN 1933947225 (hbk.)
1933947527 (paperback)
9781933947228 (hbk.)
9781933947525 (paperback)