China's gentry : essays in rural-urban relations (Book, 1980) []
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China's gentry : essays in rural-urban relations

China's gentry : essays in rural-urban relations

Author: Hsiao-tÊ»ung Fei; Margaret Park Redfield; Jung-tê Chou
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1980, ©1953.
Series: Midway reprints.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Études de cas
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hsiao-tÊ»ung Fei; Margaret Park Redfield; Jung-tê Chou
ISBN: 0226239578 9780226239576
OCLC Number: 6356010
Notes: Reprint of the ed. published by University of Chicago Press, Chicago.
Description: v, 289 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: I. The Gentry and the Imperial Power --
II. The Scholar Becomes the Official --
III. The Gentry and Technical Knowledge --
IV. Basic Power Structure in Rurual China --
V. Village, Town, and City --
VI. Rural Livelihood: Agriculture and Handicraft --
VII. Social Erosion in the Rural Communities Life-Histories --
The Scholar / Chairman Wang --
The Military Man / Commander Chu The Bureaucrat / Head Chang --
The Merchant / Head Ting --
The Gangster / Captain Yang --
The Reformer / Liu Tsung-tao --
Series Title: Midway reprints.
Responsibility: by Hsiao-tung Fei ; rev. & edited by Margaret Park Redfield ; with six life-histories of Chinese gentry families collected by Yung-teh Chow ; and an introd. by Robert Redfield ; [ill. based on drawings by James K.Y. Kuo].
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