3 edition of The structure of Chinese society in nineteenth-century America found in the catalog.
The structure of Chinese society in nineteenth-century America
Stanford M. Lyman
Written in English
|Statement||by Stanford Morris Lyman.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 432 leaves|
|Number of Pages||432|
—Tyler Anbinder, American Historical Review "This is a genuine paradigm-shifting book about the nature of political participation in the nineteenth-century United States The aftermath of this book should be a deep rethinking of popular political participation in the United States."—Philip J. Ethington, The Journal of American History. Anya Jabour, M.A., Ph.D., has been teaching and researching the history of women, families, and children in the nineteenth-century South for more than twenty years. She is Professor of History at.
About the Journal. Nineteenth-Century Literature publishes articles on a broad-based group of transatlantic authors and poets, literary characters, and discourses—all discussed with a keen understanding of nineteenth-century literary history and theory.. The major journal for publication of new research in its field, Nineteenth-Century Literature features essays that span disciplines and. would have been the maintenance of indigenous rule with a few foreign enclaves, as in China. Given the fissiparous forces in Indian society, it is likely that there would have been major civil wars in China in the second half of the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth century and the country would probably have split up.
"the American encounter with Asian religion was already advanced by the end of the nineteenth century." As for the present, Jackson believes that "a close observer of the contemporary scene can already see that Oriental religious and philosophical ideas constitute a significant force in twentieth-century American culture.". models within a culture. A culture’s heroes are expressed in the culture’s myths, which can be the subject of novels and other forms of literature (Rushing & Frentz, ). Janice Hocker Rushing () has argued, for example, that an enduring myth in U.S. culture, as seen in films, is the rugged individualist cowboy of the American West.
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Berkeley & Los Angeles: University of California Press, Nee, Victor G., and Brett de Barry. Longtime Californ': A Documentary Study of an American Chinatown.
New York: Pantheon Books, Saxton, Alexander. China - China - Qing society: Chinese society continued to be highly stratified during the early Qing.
Hereditary status groups ranged from the descendants of the imperial line down to the “mean people” at the bottom of the social ladder. Many professions were hereditary: bannermen, brewers, dyers, doctors, navigators, and Daoist priests usually passed on their occupations to at least one.
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Franz H. Michael (–) was a German-born American scholar of China, whose teaching career was spent at University of Washington, Seattle, and at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Michael's research began with publications concerning the Manchus in China, the Qing dynasty and the Taiping Rebellion against it.
He also studied Tibet and Inner Asia, and the tradition of. The Chinese were criticized for following a different religion, using opium, playing different gambling games (fan tan), speaking a different language, wearing different clothes and styles, eating different foods, celebrating different holidays, and for living in a bachelor society rather than as family men with wives and children.
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The American Library Association formed inand the Bibliographical Society of America in The national Center for the Book began in Chinese immigrants in the 19th and early 20th centuries carried out a sustained challenge to anti-Chinese discrimination. Despite the damage and suffering caused by oppressive anti-Chinese laws and policies, Chinese immigrants managed to make lives for themselves, establish families and communities, and contribute to the development of the.
During the period from the sixteenth century to the late nineteenth century, over 20 per cent of all males in China were considered to be ‘bare branches’.
Statistics from the early s show that about one-fourth of males aged thirty to thirty-five were single and that 10–15 per cent of forty-five year-old males were ‘bare branches’ Throughout her education, Chan realized that she was never taught these histories of Chinese Americans who were an extremely vital part of the growing America in the nineteenth century.
Nine out of ten men building the Central Pacific Railroad were Chinese and. Ruthanne Lum McCunn, Chinese American Portraits, Personal Histories (). Charles McClain, In Search of Equality: The Chinese Struggle Against Discrimination in Nineteenth-Century America ().
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Activist Wong Chin Foo published this newspaper, entitled Chinese American, in New York in —possibly the first public use of the term “Chinese American.” In the wake of the Chinese Exclusion Act, Wong intended the title as an assertion of identity and a challenge to anti-Chinese.
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