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The Resource Cultural atlas of China, by Caroline Blunden and Mark Elvin

Cultural atlas of China, by Caroline Blunden and Mark Elvin

Label
Cultural atlas of China
Title
Cultural atlas of China
Statement of responsibility
by Caroline Blunden and Mark Elvin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes feature articles on Taiwan, the Chinese Diaspora, and China's natural environment with a focus on the water and the Three Gorges Dam project
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS721
LC item number
.B56 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Cultural atlas of China, by Caroline Blunden and Mark Elvin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"An Andromeda book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-231) and index
Contents
  • Neolithic art
  • Kinship and kingship
  • Bronze age art
  • The empire of Qin
  • The underground army
  • The Imperial age
  • Politics and power
  • Grand canals
  • Art of the Imperial age
  • The evolution of society
  • pt. 1.
  • Art of the Late Empire
  • The Modern age
  • Prospect and retrospect
  • The film of events
  • Art of the modern age
  • Contemporary art
  • pt. 3.
  • Symbols and society
  • Language, writing and calligraphy
  • Voices in poetry
  • Space
  • From Confucius to Confucianism
  • Religion
  • Temple and palace architecture
  • Medicine and geomancy
  • Principles of mathematics
  • Chinese ingenuity
  • Ceramics
  • Music in society
  • Theater
  • Family life
  • The land and its peoples
  • China and the West
  • Taiwan
  • The Chinese diaspora
  • The natural environment
  • pt. 2.
  • Time
  • The Archaic world
  • The foundation of a culture
Control code
1526658
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780816038145
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98034322
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39368573
  • (OCoLC)39368573
Label
Cultural atlas of China, by Caroline Blunden and Mark Elvin
Publication
Note
"An Andromeda book"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 228-231) and index
Contents
  • Neolithic art
  • Kinship and kingship
  • Bronze age art
  • The empire of Qin
  • The underground army
  • The Imperial age
  • Politics and power
  • Grand canals
  • Art of the Imperial age
  • The evolution of society
  • pt. 1.
  • Art of the Late Empire
  • The Modern age
  • Prospect and retrospect
  • The film of events
  • Art of the modern age
  • Contemporary art
  • pt. 3.
  • Symbols and society
  • Language, writing and calligraphy
  • Voices in poetry
  • Space
  • From Confucius to Confucianism
  • Religion
  • Temple and palace architecture
  • Medicine and geomancy
  • Principles of mathematics
  • Chinese ingenuity
  • Ceramics
  • Music in society
  • Theater
  • Family life
  • The land and its peoples
  • China and the West
  • Taiwan
  • The Chinese diaspora
  • The natural environment
  • pt. 2.
  • Time
  • The Archaic world
  • The foundation of a culture
Control code
1526658
Dimensions
30 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780816038145
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98034322
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm39368573
  • (OCoLC)39368573

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