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    DescriptionThis compelling text explores the development of China and Japan through their art, religion, literature, and thought as well as through their economic, political, and social history.


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    Title
    A Brief History of Chinese and Japanese Civilizations
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) David Lurie, By (author) Suzanne Gay, By (author) Miranda Brown, By (author) Conrad Schirokauer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 736
    Width: 189 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 20 mm
    Weight: 907 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780495913221
    ISBN 10: 0495913227
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27240
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FPC
    BIC subject category V2: HBJF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FPJ
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 43
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HB
    Libri: I-HP
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.7T
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    B&T General Subject: 431
    BISAC V2.8: HIS008000
    Ingram Theme: CULT/CHINES, CULT/ASIAN
    DC22: 951
    Ingram Theme: CULT/JAPANS
    B&T Merchandise Category: STX
    LC subject heading: ,
    Abridged Dewey: 951
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET022
    Ingram Theme: ETHN/ASIAN
    BISAC V2.8: HIS021000
    LC subject heading: ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    BISAC region code: 2.5.1.0.0.0.0
    LC classification: DS721 .S367 2013
    Thema V1.0: NHF
    Edition
    4, Revised
    Edition statement
    4th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    colour illustrations, black & white tables, figures
    Publisher
    Cengage Learning, Inc
    Imprint name
    Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
    Publication date
    31 January 2012
    Publication City/Country
    Belmont, CA
    Table of contents
    PART I: THE CLASSICAL CIVILIZATION OF CHINA. 1. "China" in Antiquity. 2. Turbulent Times and Classical Thought. 3. The Early Imperial Period. PART II: CHINA AND JAPAN IN A BUDDHIST AGE. 4. China during the Period of Disunity. 5. The Cosmopolitan Civilization of the Sui and Tang: 584-907. 6. Early Japan to 794. 7. Heian Japan. PART III: A NEW AND CRUCIAL PHASE. 8. China during the Song: 960-1279. 9. The Mongol Empire and the Yuan Dynasty. 10. The Ming Dynasty: 1368-1644. 11. The Kamakura Period in Japan. 12. Muromachi Japan. 13. East Asia and Modern Europe: First Encounters. PART IV: LAST DYNASTIES 14. Tokugawa: Background, Establishment, and Middle Years. 15. The Qing Dynasty. Part V: China and Japan in the Modern World. 16. China: The Troubled Nineteenth Century. 17. Japan: Endings and Beginnings: From Tokugawa to Meiji, 1787-1873. 18. The Emergence of Modern Japan: 1874-1894. 19. China: Endings and Beginnings, 1894-1927. 20. Imperial Japan: 1895-1931. 21. The 1930s and World War II. PART VI: EAST ASIA SINCE WORLD WAR II. 22. The Aftermath of the War and Unfinished Business. 23. China under Mao. 24. The Chinese World since Mao. 25. The New Japan.