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China"s gentry

Fei, Xiaotong.

China"s gentry

essays in rural-urban relations.

by Fei, Xiaotong.

  • 321 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Univ. of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Rural,
  • China -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    StatementRev. & ed. by Margaret Park Redfield, with six life-histories of Chinese gentry families collected by Yung-teh Chow, and an introd. by Robert Redfield.
    SeriesPhoenix books
    ContributionsRedfield, Margaret Park., Chou, Jung-tê, 1915-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 289 p.
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13577428M
    OCLC/WorldCa681007

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    Scholar-gentry, residing at home as they study for the next level of examination or await official appointment, support the work of the appointed district magistrate (who, by regulation, cannot be from the district) and form one elite class of Confucian literati that governs China. 'In this new book, historian Harry Miller again makes use of the gentry/state conflict paradigm he had developed and utilized so effectively in his first book to explore the way the state-versus-gentry interplay became a factor in the decision-making process of the Qing rulers as the new Manchu rulers began to establish their control of China.

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Format: Paperback. These seven essays on the structure of Chinese society are based on articles contributed by Fei to Chinese newspapers in and Six case histories from a study of the gentry by Yung-teh Chow are appended.

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New Products. OCLC Number: Description: v, pages illustrations 21 cm. Contents: The gentry and the imperial power --The scholar becomes the official --The gentry and technical knowledge --Basic power structure in rural China --Village, town, and city --Rural livelihood: agriculture and handicraft --Social erosion in the rural communities --Life-histories.

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