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The Resource A cultural history of civil examinations in late imperial China, Benjamin A. Elman

A cultural history of civil examinations in late imperial China, Benjamin A. Elman

Label
A cultural history of civil examinations in late imperial China
Title
A cultural history of civil examinations in late imperial China
Statement of responsibility
Benjamin A. Elman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Elman, Benjamin A.
Dewey number
351.51/0076
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JQ1512.Z13
LC item number
E87277 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Civil service
Label
A cultural history of civil examinations in late imperial China, Benjamin A. Elman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Philip E. Lilienthal book"--Half t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 741-796) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rethinking the historical roots of late imperial civil examinations -- Imperial power, cultural politics, and civil examination in the early Ming -- Institutional dynamics and the mobilization of elites in late imperial civil examinations -- Examination compounds and the limits of dynastic power -- Classical literacy and the social dimensions of late imperial civil examinations -- Emotional anxiety, dreams of success, and the examination life -- The cultural scope of civil examinations and the eight-legged essay among elites -- Examiner standards, literati interpretation, and limits to the dynasitc control of knowledge -- Natural studies, history, and Han learning in civil examinations -- Acceleration of curricular reform under Ch'ing rule before 1800 -- Delegitimation and decanonization : the pitfalls of late Ch'ing examination reform -- Appendix 1 : civil examination primary sources, 1148-1904 -- Appendix 2 : civil examination primary sources in the Mormon genealogical library -- Appendix 3 : tables -- Appendix 4 : timelines for civil examination curriculum change, 650-1905 -- Appendix 5 : major types of civil examination sources besides gazetteers
Control code
40881562
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xlii, 847 pages
Isbn
9780520215092
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99020628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40881562
Label
A cultural history of civil examinations in late imperial China, Benjamin A. Elman
Publication
Note
"A Philip E. Lilienthal book"--Half t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 741-796) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rethinking the historical roots of late imperial civil examinations -- Imperial power, cultural politics, and civil examination in the early Ming -- Institutional dynamics and the mobilization of elites in late imperial civil examinations -- Examination compounds and the limits of dynastic power -- Classical literacy and the social dimensions of late imperial civil examinations -- Emotional anxiety, dreams of success, and the examination life -- The cultural scope of civil examinations and the eight-legged essay among elites -- Examiner standards, literati interpretation, and limits to the dynasitc control of knowledge -- Natural studies, history, and Han learning in civil examinations -- Acceleration of curricular reform under Ch'ing rule before 1800 -- Delegitimation and decanonization : the pitfalls of late Ch'ing examination reform -- Appendix 1 : civil examination primary sources, 1148-1904 -- Appendix 2 : civil examination primary sources in the Mormon genealogical library -- Appendix 3 : tables -- Appendix 4 : timelines for civil examination curriculum change, 650-1905 -- Appendix 5 : major types of civil examination sources besides gazetteers
Control code
40881562
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xlii, 847 pages
Isbn
9780520215092
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99020628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40881562

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