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By Yongtao Du,Jeff Kyong-McClain,Kathlene Baldanza,Peter K. Bol,Andrew Chittick,Luke Hambleton,Laura Hostetler,Huei-Ying Kuo,Yajun Mo,Gregory Rohlf,Karl Ryavec,Daoqin Tong,Stephen Whiteman,Jiang Wu,Xiaoquan Raphael Zhang

The authors during this quantity think that long term, profound, and occasionally tumultuous alterations within the final years of the heritage of China were no much less geographical than social, political, or fiscal. From the dialectics of local-empire family members to the imperial state’s power array of tasks for soaking up and reworking ethnic areas at the margins of empire; from the tripling of imperial territories within the Qing to the disputes over the id of the previous “outer zones” within the early Republican period; and from the universalistic mind's eye of “all-under-heaven” to the fraught approaches of re-drawing a brand new set of countryside limitations within the 20th century, the examine of the dynamics of geography, widely conceived, grants to supply perception into the contested improvement of the geographical entity which we, this present day, name 'China.'

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Chinese History in Geographical Perspective by Yongtao Du,Jeff Kyong-McClain,Kathlene Baldanza,Peter K. Bol,Andrew Chittick,Luke Hambleton,Laura Hostetler,Huei-Ying Kuo,Yajun Mo,Gregory Rohlf,Karl Ryavec,Daoqin Tong,Stephen Whiteman,Jiang Wu,Xiaoquan Raphael Zhang


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