The Search for Modern China

The Search for Modern China

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This text, the classic introduction to modern China for students and general readers, emerged from Spence's highly successful introductory course at Yale, in which he traced the beginnings of modern China to internal developments beginning in the early 17th century. Strong on social and political history, as well as Chinese culture and its intersections with politics, this paperback is a longstanding leader in the survey course on modern China.

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  • Paperback | 976 pages
  • 154.94 x 233.68 x 38.1mm | 1,202.01g
  • WW Norton & Co
  • New YorkUnited States
  • English
  • Revised
  • 3rd Revised edition
  • 0393934519
  • 9780393934519
  • 85,278

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About Jonathan D. Spence

Jonathan D. Spence is Sterling Professor of History at Yale University, where he has taught for thirty years. He has been awarded MacArthur and Guggenheim Fellowships, and the Los Angeles Times Book Award. The Search for Modern China won the Lionel Gelber Award and the Kiriyama Book Prize.

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