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The Rise of Modern China

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1. A CONCEPTUAL FRAMEWORK OF MODERN CHINA ; I. The Persistence of Traditional Institutions, 1600- 1800 ; 2. The Rise and Splendor of the Ch'ing Empire ; 3. Political and Economic Institutions ; 4. Social and Intellectual Conditions ; 5. Foreign Relations ; 6. The Turn of the Dynastic Fortune: From Prosperity to Decline ; II. Foreign Aggression and Domestic Rebellions, 1800-1864 ; 7. The Canton System of Trade ; 8. The Opium War ; 9. The Second Treaty Settlement ; 10. The Taiping Revolution and the Nien and Moslem Rebellions ; III. Self-strengthening in an Age of Accelerated Foreign Imperialism ; 11. The Dynastic Revival and the Self-Strengthening Movement ; 12. Foreign Relations and Court Politics, 1861-80 ; 13. Foreign Encroachment in Formosa, Sinkiang, and Annam ; 14. Acceleration of Imperialism: The Japanese Aggression in Korea and the "Partition of China" ; IV. Reform and Revolution, 1898-1912 ; : 15. The Reform Movement of 1898 ; 16. The Boxer Uprising, 1900 ; 17. Reform and Constitutionalism at the End of the Ch'ing Period ; 18. Late Ch'ing Intellectual, Social and Economic Changes, with Special Reference to 1895-1911 ; 19. The Ch'ing Period in Historical Perspective ; 20. Revolution, Republic, and Warlordism ; V. Ideological Awakening and the War of Resistance ; 21. The Intellectual Revolution, 1917-23 ; 22. National Unification Amidst Ideological Ferment and Anti-imperialistic Agitation ; 23. The Nationalist Government: A Decade of Challenge, 1928-37 ; 24. The Sino-Japanese War, 1937-45 ; VI. The Rise of the Chinese People's Republic ; 25. The Civil War, 1945-49 ; 26. The People's Republic: Its First Decade ; 27. The Sino-Soviet Split ; 28. The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution ; 29. The Fall of Lin Pao and Its Aftermath ; 30. China Rejoins the International Community ; 31. The Nationalist Rule on Taiwan ; VII. China After Mao: The Search for a New Order ; 32. The Smashing of the Gang of Four ; 33. Teng Hsiao-p'ing and China's New Order ; 34. The Normalization ; 35. The Four Modernizations ; 36. The End of the Maoist Age ; 37. Building Socialism with Chinese Characteristics ; 38. China In Transition, 1986-88: The Cultural Impact of the Open-Door Policy ; 39. Taiwan's "Economic Miracle" and the Prospect for Unification with Mainland China ; 40. The Violent Crackdown at T'ien-an-men Square, June 3-4, 1989 ; 41. The Chinese Model of Development: Quasi-capitalism in a Political Dictatorship ; 42. The Rise of China ; Appendix I; Appendix II; Illustration Credits; Index

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