A Brief History of Chinese Civilization 4th Edition

Conrad Schirokauer, Miranda Brown

  • © 2013
  • Published
  • Previous Editions 2006
  • 448 Pages


This compelling text explores the development of China through its art, religion, literature, and thought as well as through its economic, political, and social history. The author team combines strong research with extensive classroom teaching experience to offer a clear, consistent, and highly readable text that is accessible to students with no previous knowledge of the history of China.

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  • Each major Chinese dynasty is covered in a separate, brief chapter. Encounters with the West are also explored.

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