Chinese History in Geographical Perspective

Chinese History in Geographical Perspective

This volume treats “China” first and foremost as an evolving and imagined geographical entity. The contributors explore China's last five hundred years of history using geography as a lens through which to approach such issues as sports, ethnography, cartography, religion, elite and popular culture, transnational networking, urban planning, and politics.


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Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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ISBN 0739172301
Pages 213 pages
Chinese History in Geographical Perspective
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Jeff Kyong-McClain
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

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