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Education and Society in Late Imperial China, 1600-1900 (Studies on China)

 
 
 
 
Education and Society in Late Imperial China, 1600-1900 (Studies on China)
Author: N/A
ISBN 13: 9780520082342
ISBN 10: 520082346
Edition: N/A
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 1994-08-23
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 592
List Price: $89.95
 
 

This comprehensive volume integrates the history of late imperial China with the history of education over three centuries, revealing the significance of education in Chinese social, political, and intellectual life. A collaboration between social and intellectual historians, these fifteen essays provide the most wide-ranging study in English on China's education in the centuries before the modern revolution.

Author Biography: Benjamin A. Elman is Professor of History at the University of California, Los Angeles. Alexander Woodside is Professor of History at the University of British Columbia.