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China Between Empires - The Northern and Southern Dynasties

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Informationen zum Autor Mark Edward Lewis is Kwoh-Ting Li Professor in Chinese Culture at Stanford University. Klappentext After the collapse of the Han dynasty, China divided along a north-south line. Lewis traces the changes that underlay and resulted from this split in a period that saw China's geographic redefinition, more engagement with the outside world, significant changes to family life, literary and social developments, and the introduction of new religions. Zusammenfassung After the collapse of the Han dynasty! China divided along a north-south line. Lewis traces the changes that underlay and resulted from this split in a period that saw China's geographic redefinition! more engagement with the outside world! significant changes to family life! literary and social developments! and the introduction of new religions. Inhaltsverzeichnis * Introduction * The Geography of North and South China * The Rise of the Great Families * Military Dynasticism * Urban Transformations * Rural Life * China and the Outer World * Redefining Kinship * Daosim and Buddhism * Writing * Conclusion * Dates and Dynasties * Pronunciation Guide * Notes * Bibliography * Acknowledgements * Index

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Authors Mark Edward Lewis, MarkEdward Lewis
Publisher Harvard University Press
 
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 01.04.2011
 
EAN 9780674060357
ISBN 978-0-674-06035-7
No. of pages 352
Dimensions 160 mm x 235 mm x 20 mm
Series History of Imperial China (HUP)
Subject Non-fiction book

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