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Chinese Working-Class Lives

Getting by in Taiwan (Anthropology of Contemporary Issues)

by Hill Gates

  • 174 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social classes,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Asia - China,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • Working class,
  • 1975-1988,
  • 1975-,
  • Social conditions,
  • Taiwan

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7849578M
    ISBN 100801494613
    ISBN 109780801494611

      Read out loud. When you pick up a Chinese book, the first challenge you’ll have is not to get bored or sleepy. No matter how much you love to learn Chinese, it’ll take some time getting used to reading, so read the text out loud. It helps you concentrate on what you’re reading. It’ll also help you practice your Chinese pronunciation.   Wilkerson, winner of a Pulitzer Prize for feature writing and author of the best-selling book The Warmth of Other Suns, builds on her previous success in her new book.

    From the Qin Dynasty to the late Qing Dynasty ( B.C.- A.D. ), the Chinese government divided Chinese people into four classes: landlord, peasant, craftsmen, and rds and peasants constituted the two major classes, while merchant and craftsmen were collected into the two minor. working class in contemporary Taiwan, working class here defined as small shopkeepers, factory and service workers, petty clerks, manual laborers, and the demobilized soldiers of the Guomindang armies that arrived in the late s. Their lives, while recognizably and distinctively Chinese, in-.

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Taiwan’s working class has been shaped by Chinese tradition, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization. This book defines that class, explores that history, and presents with sensitive honesty the life experiences of some of its women and men.

Hill Gates first provides a solid and informative introduction to Taiwan’s history, showing Author: Hill Gates. Chinese Working-Class Lives: Getting By in Taiwan (The Anthropology of Contemporary Issues) [Hill Gates] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Taiwan’s working class has been shaped by Chinese tradition, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization. This book defines that classAuthor: Hill Gates. Book Description: Taiwan's working class has been shaped by Chinese tradition, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization.

This book defines that class, explores that history, and presents with sensitive honesty the life experiences of some of its women and men.

Taiwan’s working class has been shaped by Chinese tradition, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization. This book defines that class, explores that history, and presents with sensitive honesty the life experiences of some of its women and by:   Taiwan’s working class has been shaped by Chinese tradition, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization.

This book defines that class, explores that history, and presents with sensitive honesty the life experiences of some of its women and : Hill Gates.

Taiwan's working class has been shaped by Chinese Chinese Working-Class Lives book, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization. This book defines that class, explores that history, and.

Taiwan’s working class has been shaped by Chinese tradition, by colonialism, and by rapid industrialization. This book defines that class, explores that history, and presents with sensitive honesty the life experiences of some of its women and men.

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This wealth rise will not be limited to the middle and upper echelons of the society but many of the Chinese working class should also see an increase. Through these comprehensive case studies, the book illustrates to policy makers, head teachers and training and development organisations the importance of sustaining teachers’ commitment and wellbeing in their efforts to improve quality and standards in today’s Chinese schools.

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Victor H. Mair is Professor of Chinese Language and Literature at the University of Pennsylvania and the author of many books including The True History of Tea and The Tarim Mummies. Sanping Chen articles have appeared in the Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, the Journal of the American Oriental Society, and others.

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