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The mind of empire : China's history and modern foreign relations, Christopher A. Ford

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The mind of empire : China's history and modern foreign relations
Title
The mind of empire
Title remainder
China's history and modern foreign relations
Statement of responsibility
Christopher A. Ford
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With an economy and population that dwarf most industrialized nations, China is emerging as a twenty-first-century global superpower. Even though China is an international leader in modern business and technology, its ancient history exerts a powerful force on its foreign policy. In The Mind of Empire: China's History and Modern Foreign Relations, Christopher A. Ford expertly traces China's self-image and its role in the world order from the age of Confucius to today. Ford argues that despite its exposure to and experience of the modern world, China is still strongly influenced by a hierarchic
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1967-
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Ford, Christopher A.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Asia in the new millennium
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  • China
  • China
  • Exceptionalism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Exceptionalism
  • China
Label
The mind of empire : China's history and modern foreign relations, Christopher A. Ford
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An emergent China and the weight of history -- History lessons -- Confucian conceptions of order -- Power and order in other Chinese traditions -- Western assumptions about international order -- Sinic universalism in theory and practice -- The prehistory of foreign engagement -- Engagement and status conflict -- Through formal equality to inferiority -- China's loss of its dependencies -- Imperial denouement -- Intellectual ferment in the Nationalist era -- Mao and the Middle Kingdom -- China and the foreign other -- Conceptual currents -- China imagines its world-- and its future
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ocn646068244
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 380 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139746
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hhq0x
  • 0ef22e44-c340-4374-8890-e4c89a2ca9eb
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068244
Label
The mind of empire : China's history and modern foreign relations, Christopher A. Ford
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
An emergent China and the weight of history -- History lessons -- Confucian conceptions of order -- Power and order in other Chinese traditions -- Western assumptions about international order -- Sinic universalism in theory and practice -- The prehistory of foreign engagement -- Engagement and status conflict -- Through formal equality to inferiority -- China's loss of its dependencies -- Imperial denouement -- Intellectual ferment in the Nationalist era -- Mao and the Middle Kingdom -- China and the foreign other -- Conceptual currents -- China imagines its world-- and its future
Control code
ocn646068244
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813139746
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2hhq0x
  • 0ef22e44-c340-4374-8890-e4c89a2ca9eb
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646068244

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