The Song-Yuan-Ming Transition in Chinese History
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Song-Yuan-Ming Transition in Chinese History by Paul Jakov Smith
Book DescriptionThis volume aims to restore continuity to that historical narrative by filling the gap between mid-imperial and late imperial China. The contributors argue that the Song-Yuan-Ming transition (early 12th through the late 15th century) constitutes a distinct historical period of transition and not one of interruption and devolution. They trace this transition by investigating such subjects as contemporary impressions of the period, the role of the Mongols in intellectual life, the economy of Jiangnan, urban growth, neo-Confucian and local society, commercial publishing, comic drama and medical learning.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780674010963
(235mm x 163mm x 44mm)
Imprint: Harvard University Press
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publish Date: 1-Jul-2003
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Paul Jakov Smith
Cambridge History of China: Volume 5, The Sung Dynasty and Its Precursors, 907-1279, Part 1, Hardback (March 2009)» View all books by Paul Jakov Smith
This volume on the Sung Dynasty and its precursors presents the history of China from the fall of the T'ang Dynasty to the Mongol conquest.
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Author Biography - Paul Jakov Smith
PAUL JAKOV SMITH is Professor of Chinese History, Haverford College. RICHARD VON GLAHN is Professor of Chinese History, University of California, Los Angeles.
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