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Modern Chinese Society

An Analytical Bibliography Publications in Japanese 1644-1971 Volume 3

by G. William Skinner

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Published by Stanford Univ Pr (S) .
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  • Bibliographies, catalogues, discographies,
  • China,
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    Number of Pages602
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    Open LibraryOL11275147M
    ISBN 100804707537
    ISBN 109780804707534

    Gender and Sexuality in Twentieth-Century Chinese Literature and Society approaches the role of women in social change through analyzing literature and culture during the May Fourth and the Post-Cultural Revolution periods.". Dec 04,  · This was a surprise, given that the Chinese Communist Party had condemned Confucianism as a reactionary philosophy. But Confucian ideas are now making a comeback. Eighty Confucius Centers in the United States and more throughout the world are partially funded by the People’s Republic of China. The Society for Calligraphy & Handwriting’s (SCH) next meeting is Thursday, February 27th, at pm at Chinook Middle School, 98th Ave NE Bellevue, WA , in Room

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