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Author Kádár, Dániel Z., 1979-

Title Xue-guanhua??? : a Ryukyuan Source of Language Education
Published Newcastle upon Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Pub., 2011
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Description 1 online resource (147 pages)
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; INTRODUCTION; XUE-GUANHUA; LIST OF TEXTS; APPENDIX I; APPENDIX II
Summary The Sino-Japonic manuscript Xue-guanhua/Gaku-kanwa??? (Learning Mandarin Chinese), compiled for students from the Ryukyu Kingdom, is a noteworthy historical Chinese educational source. It represents historical cross-cultural interactions between Okinawan residents in China and the locals in a wide variety of speech situations, and as such it is one of the few historical cross-cultural sources available on Chinese communication and social behaviour. Along with revealing norms of historical Ch .
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Subject Chinese language -- Study and teaching -- China -- History.
Ryukyuan language.
China -- Social life and customs -- 1644-1912.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1443829501 (Cloth)
144383131X (electronic bk.)
9781443829502 (Cloth)
9781443831314 (electronic bk.)