1 Introduction As is the case with many older civilizations and peoples, the ancient Chinese considered themselves the center of the world and thus named themselves Zhongguo 中國, the Middle Kingdom. To be the center of the world signifies not only the geographic location of a country but also the
Zhongguo guji yuanke fanke yu chuyin houyin yanjiu 中国古籍原刻翻刻与初印后印研究. 3 vols. Shanghai: Zhongxi shuju, 2015. 462 pp. (vol. 1), 255 pp. (vol. 2), 376 pp. (vol. 3). Hardcover ¥ 680.00, isbn 978-7-5475-0855-8
Scholarly interest in the study of ancient Chinese woodblock books has led to a number
146 Reviews / Nan Nü 12 (2010) 142-174 Lee Jen-der 㛶屆⽟ . Nüren de Zhongguo yiliaoshi: Han-Tang zhijian de jiankang zhaogu yu xingbie ⤛Ṣ䘬ᷕ⚳慓䗪⎚烉㻊Ⓒᷳ攻䘬䄏栏冯⿏⇍ (Women’s Chinese medical history: Health care and gender in the Han-Tang era). Taipei: Sanmin shuju, 2008. 438 pp. NT 450. ISBN 978
* Zhang Yin is a Ph.D. candidate in philosophy at cuny Graduate Center; email: firstname.lastname@example.org .
Zhongguo wenhua jingshen 《中國文化精神》 ( The Spirit of Chinese Culture ). Beijing: Peking University Press, 2015. 319pp.
Mainland China has undergone dramatic cultural changes in recent
Zhongguo guji zhuangju 中国古籍装具 ( Traditional Chinese book enclosures ). Beijing: Guojia tushuguan chubanshe, 2012. 北京国家图书馆出版社. 2, 108 pp. isbn 978-7-5013-4852-7. Price: cny 160.
Although there have been several books published in recent years that deal with the preservation of traditional
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limiting families to one child each. Although scholars in diverse disciplines have written about this topic at length, most works adopt the perspective of the state and focus on evaluating the One Child Policy’s successes and failures. In contrast, Zhongguo de jihua shengyu zhengce yu Xicun funü, 1950
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