The age of Confucian rule : the Song transformation of China / Dieter Kuhn

Author(s): Kuhn, Dieter, 1946-
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Subjects: Confucianism and state--China
China--History--Song dynasty, 960-1279
China--Intellectual life--221 B.C.-960 A.D
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2009
Series: History of imperial China
History of imperial China
LC Classification: D, DS
Physical Description: 356 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Song transformation of China
Notes: LCCN: 2008006910
ISBN: 9780674031463 (hardcover)
ISBN: 0674031466 (hardcover)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-340) and index
Contents: 1. A time of turmoil -- 2. Model rulers -- 3. Reforming into collapse -- 4. The Song in the South -- 5. Three doctrines -- 6. Education and examination -- 7. Life cycle rituals -- 8. Exploring the world within and without -- 9. Transforming the capitals -- 10. A changing world of production -- 11. Money and taxes -- 12. Private lives in the public sphere -- Conclusion -- Dynastic rulers -- Measures -- Pronunciation guide
OCLC Number: 192050158
ISBN/ISSN: 9780674031463
0674031466