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Statesmen and Gentlemen

The Elite of Fu-Chou Chiang-Hsi, in Northern and Southern Sung (Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature and Institutions)

by Robert Hymes

  • 39 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • Social Stratification,
  • China - History,
  • History,
  • China,
  • Song dynasty, 960-1279,
  • History / Renaissance,
  • Elite (Social sciences),
  • Fuzhou Diqu,
  • Fuzhou Diqu (China)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7736240M
    ISBN 100521306310
    ISBN 109780521306317

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Statesmen and Gentlemen is an important study of the way in which, during the twelfth- and thirteenth-centuries, China's ruling meritocracy was transformed into a locally rooted elite whose principal aim was the consolidation of their power, wealth and influence on /5.

Print book: EnglishView all editions Statesmen and Gentlemen book formats Summary: Professor Hymes' important study, examines the locally rooted elite in twelfth- and thirteenth-century China and the elite's perception of itself and its social role when it came to offering powerful support to local self-defence, social welfare, religious cults and temple-building.

Robert P. Hymes: Statesmen and gentlemen: The elite of Fu-chou, Chiang-hsi, in Northern and Southern Sung. (Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature and Institutions.) xv, pp.

Cambridge, etc.: Cambridge University Press, - Volume 52 Issue 2 - Andrew LoAuthor: Andrew Lo. Statesmen and Gentlemen is an important study of the way in which, during the twelfth- and thirteenth-centuries, China's ruling meritocracy was transformed into a locally rooted elite whose principal aim was the consolidation of their power, wealth and influence on 9/10(40).

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