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The Resource Tears from iron : cultural responses to famine in nineteenth-century China, Kathryn Edgerton-Tarpley ; with a foreword by Cormac Ó Gráda

Tears from iron : cultural responses to famine in nineteenth-century China, Kathryn Edgerton-Tarpley ; with a foreword by Cormac Ó Gráda

Label
Tears from iron : cultural responses to famine in nineteenth-century China
Title
Tears from iron
Title remainder
cultural responses to famine in nineteenth-century China
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Edgerton-Tarpley ; with a foreword by Cormac Ó Gráda
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Edgerton-Tarpley, Kathryn
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC430.F3
LC item number
E34 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Asia--local studies/global themes
Series volume
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Famines
  • China
Label
Tears from iron : cultural responses to famine in nineteenth-century China, Kathryn Edgerton-Tarpley ; with a foreword by Cormac Ó Gráda
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-317) and index
Contents
Shanxi, greater China, and the famine -- Experiencing the famine : the hierarchy of suffering in a famine song from Xiezhou -- The wrath of heaven versus human greed -- Qing officialdom and the politics of famine -- Views from the outside : science, railroads, and laissez-faire economics -- Hybrid voices : the famine and Jiangnan activism -- Family and gender in famine -- The "feminization of famine" and the feminization of nationalism -- Eating culture : cannibalism and the semiotics of starvation, 1870-2001 -- Epilogue. New tears for new times : the famine revisited
Control code
174112640
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 332 p.
Isbn
9780520253025
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040156
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)174112640
Label
Tears from iron : cultural responses to famine in nineteenth-century China, Kathryn Edgerton-Tarpley ; with a foreword by Cormac Ó Gráda
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-317) and index
Contents
Shanxi, greater China, and the famine -- Experiencing the famine : the hierarchy of suffering in a famine song from Xiezhou -- The wrath of heaven versus human greed -- Qing officialdom and the politics of famine -- Views from the outside : science, railroads, and laissez-faire economics -- Hybrid voices : the famine and Jiangnan activism -- Family and gender in famine -- The "feminization of famine" and the feminization of nationalism -- Eating culture : cannibalism and the semiotics of starvation, 1870-2001 -- Epilogue. New tears for new times : the famine revisited
Control code
174112640
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 332 p.
Isbn
9780520253025
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007040156
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)174112640

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