East Asia: A Cultural, Social, and Political History

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Authors : Patricia Buckley Ebrey; Anne Walthall

9781133606475

600 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2009, 2006

©2014, Published

$150.00

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Both comprehensive and captivating, EAST ASIA: A CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND POLITICAL HISTORY, 3E features the latest scholarship on the cultural, political, economic, and intellectual history of China, Japan, and Korea--giving special emphasis to gender and material culture. Full color inserts on such t... more

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Extremely student friendly, EAST ASIA: A CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND POLITICAL HISTORY, 3E offers an engaging two-color design, large photos that include four-color inserts, and chapter organization that provides a straightforward chronology.

The Third Edition presents just the right mix of social and cu... more

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Expanded material on culture includes new coverage of Japanese portrait statues and matchlocks as well as China's recent high-speed trains.

Intriguing new biographies spotlight a Korean interpreter, a Japanese radical samurai, and a Chinese geomancer.

The Third Edition has added documents from the... more

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Student Supplements
Pre-Modern East Asia: A Cultural, Social, and Political History, Volume I: To 1800
9781133606512 $150.00

Both comprehensive and captivating, PRE-MODERN EAST ASIA: A CULTURAL, SOCIAL, AND POLITICAL HISTORY, VOLUME I: To 1800, 3E features the latest scholarship on the cultural, political, economic, and intellectual history of China, Japan, and Kore... more