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Title Education and society in late imperial China, 1600-1900 / edited by Benjamin A. Elman and Alexander Woodside.

Published Berkeley : University of California Press, c1994.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  379.190951 EDUC    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 575 p. : maps ; 24 cm.
Series Studies on China ; 19
Notes Papers originally presented at a conference held at Santa Barbara, Calif., June 8-14, 1989, sponsored by the Joint Committee on Chinese Studies of the American Council of Learned Societies and the Social Science Research Council.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Alexander Woodside and Benjamin A. Elman -- Pt. 1. Education, Family, and Identity. 1. The Education of Daughters in the Mid-Ch'ing Period / Susan Mann. 2. Four Schoolmasters: Educational Issues in Li Hai-kuan's Lamp at the Crossroads / Allan Barr. 3. Education for Its Own Sake: Notes on Tseng Kuo-fan's Family Letters / Kwang-Ching Liu -- Pt. 2. Examinations and Curricula. 4. Changes in Confucian Civil Service Examinations from the Ming to the Ch'ing Dynasty / Benjamin A. Elman. 5. Fang Pao and the Ch'in-ting Ssu-shu-wen / R. Kent Guy. 6. Discourse, Examination, and Local Elite: The Invention of the T'ung-ch'eng School in Ch'ing China / Kai-wing Chow -- Pt. 3. Technical Learning and Intellectual Challenge in Ch'ing Educational Life. 7. Learning Mathematical Sciences during the Early and Mid-Ch'ing / Catherine Jami. 8. Tai Chen and Learning in the Confucian Tradition / Cynthia J. Brokaw. 9. Legal Education in Ch'ing China / Wejen Clang.
10. Manchu Education / Pamela Kyle Crossley -- Pt. 4. The Theory and Practice of Schools and Community Education. 11. Elementary Education in the Lower Yangtze Region in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / Angela Ki Che Leung. 12. Education and Empire in Southwest China: Ch'en Hung-mou in Yunnan, 1733-38 / William T. Rowe. 13. The Divorce betwecn the Political Center and Educational Creativity in Late Imperial China / Alexander Woodside. 14. Lung-men Academy in Shanghai and the Expansion of Kiangsu's Educated Elite, 1865-1911 / Barry Keenan -- Afterword: The Expansion of Education in Ch'ing China / Alexander Woodside and Benjamin A. Elman.
Other author Elman, Benjamin A., 1946-
Woodside, Alexander
Joint Committee on Chinese Studies (U.S.)
Subject Education -- Social aspects -- China -- History -- Congresses.
Learning and scholarship -- China -- Congresses.
China -- Social conditions -- 1644-1912 -- Congresses.
ISBN 0520082346 (alk. paper)