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This is the first of two volumes of this authoritative Cambridge history which review the Republican period, between the demise of imperial China and the establishment of the People's Republic. These years from 1912 to 1949 were marked by civil war, revolution and invasion; but also by change and growth in the economic, social, intellectual and cultural spheres. The chapteThis is the first of two volumes of this authoritative Cambridge history which review the Republican period, between the demise of imperial China and the establishment of the People's Republic. These years from 1912 to 1949 were marked by civil war, revolution and invasion; but also by change and growth in the economic, social, intellectual and cultural spheres. The chapters examine economic trends in the period and the rise of the new middle class. Intellectual trends are surveyed to show the changes in traditional Chinese values and the foreign influences which played a major role in Republican China. Although it is written by specialists, the goals and approach of this Cambridge history are to explain and discuss republican China for an audience which will include scholars, students and general readers who do not have special knowledge of Chinese history. It will be useful both as narrative history and as a reference source on the history and politics of China....

Title : The Cambridge History of China, Volume 12: Republican China, 1912-1949
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ISBN : 9780521235419
Format Type : Hardcover
Number of Pages : 1022 Pages
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The Cambridge History of China, Volume 12: Republican China, 1912-1949 Reviews

  • Windie Chai
    2019-05-02 07:29

    Russian, everywhere.

  • Lee
    2019-04-29 00:49

    Search for Modern China here, with all love to Spence.