x

Our Privacy Policy has changed. By using this site, you agree to the Privacy Policy.

Sextants of Beijing Global Currents in Chinese History

ISBN-10: 0393320510
ISBN-13: 9780393320510
Edition: N/A
List price: $21.95 Buy it from $7.50
eBook available
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Used Starting from $16.62
New Starting from $19.35
eBooks Starting from $21.95
Buy
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $21.95
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 4/17/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.056
Language: English

Introduction
Early Chinese Cosmopolitanism
The Idealized Chinese Worldview
The Early Imperial Age, 206 B.C.-A.D. 581
Early Buddhism
The Multicultural Ambience of Tang China, 618-907
Trade and International Exchange under the Tang
The Exchange of Ideas under the Tang
Diplomacy
Foreign Religions
Commercial and Maritime Expansion under the Song, 960-1276
The Mongol Yuan, 1276-1368
The Ming Empire, 1368-1644
The Advent of Europeans and the Impact of the Silver Trade
China and Catholicism in the Sixteenth through Eighteenth Centuries
Late Ming China
Qing Conquest, Ming Loyalism
The Early Catholic Missions to China
Jesuit Mission Policies
Christianity, Religious Beliefs, and "Superstition"
Breaking the Law
The Decline of Catholic Influence in China
Christianity and Buddhism: A Comparison
Foreign Goods and Foreign Knowledge in the Eighteenth Century
War and Diplomacy in the High Qing
Trade
The Macartney Embassy
China and European Arts and Sciences
Astronomy and Mathematics
Cartography
Art and Architecture
Artillery
Chinese Abroad
Origins of a Stereotype
The Turning of the Tables, 1796-1860
China in the Early Nineteenth Century
Foreigners in China
The First Opium War, 1839-1842
Chinese Mobilization
The Treaty of Nanjing, 1842
The Rise of Shanghai
Chinese Emigration
The Taiping Rebellion
The Russians, the British, and the French, 1856-1860
Shields and Swords, 1860-1914
Decline and Fall
The Foreign Presence
New Diplomacy
Christian Missionaries
Military Reform
Industrialization
The Boxers
Changes in Education
Study Overseas
Opium and Footbinding
Early Popular Action against Foreigners
Overcoming Habits of Mind, 1914-1949
Empire to Republic
China and Versailles
New Culture, New Politics
Work-Study
The Guomindang, the Chinese Communists, and the Soviet Union
Flirting with Fascism under Nationalist Rule, 1927-1937
Rural Reconstruction
The Guomindang, the Communists, and Japan
China and the Western Allies in World War Two
Wartime Culture
Aftermath of War
Bringing Foreign Domination to an End
Culture and Conflict, 1949-1997
The Korean War
New World Standing
China and the Soviet Union
China and the Vietnam War
The Cultural Revolution
Normalization of Relations with the United States
After Mao
The 1980s
Christianity under the People's Republic
Hong Kong, Tibet, and Xinjiang
Adjusting Perspective
Culture and the Nation
Tiananmen, 1989
China after Tiananmen
Conclusion
Notes
Further Readings
Index
Maps
Contemporary China
The World of Tang China
The World of Late Ming China
The Treaty Ports

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×