Family, Field and Ancestors

Family, Field and Ancestors : Constancy and Change in China's Social and Economic History, 1550-1949

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This is the first book to make available important recent research on China's social and economic history, offering a completely new perspective on the four centuries from the Ming Dynasty to the Communist revolution. Drawing on a wide array of sources, the author clarifies the complexities of Chinese society, covering a wide range of topics from population trends, class structure and religion to agriculture, commerce, and manufacturing. Scholars and students of Chinese history, particularly social and economic history.
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  • Hardback | 278 pages
  • 154 x 232 x 14mm | 399.16g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 18 figures, 10 tables
  • 0195052692
  • 9780195052695

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