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China and Historical Capitalism: Genealogies of Sinological Knowledge
Until recently, capitalism has been regarded as unique to Europe and as an organic outgrowth of Western civilization. By examining China in these Eurocentric terms, China has been perceived, by Westerners and Asians alike, to be a failed version of the West. The aim of this collaborative project is to examine how the experience of capitalism as a European social formation, ...more
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published June 28th 1999 by Cambridge University Press
(first published June 10th 1999)
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