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National Polity And Local Power: The Transformation Of Late Imperial China

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Despite efforts to attain a more balanced approach, Western historians have largely interpreted China's modern period in terms of China's 'response to the West.' This book, by a scholar who is neither Chinese nor Western, goes far to set the balance right. Min Tu-ki, Korea's leading Sinologist, shows how China's own internal agenda has conditioned Chinese political life ...more
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Published January 30th 1990 by Harvard University Press
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