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The Resource Land without ghosts : Chinese impressions of America from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, translated and edited by R. David Arkush and Leo O. Lee

Land without ghosts : Chinese impressions of America from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, translated and edited by R. David Arkush and Leo O. Lee

Label
Land without ghosts : Chinese impressions of America from the mid-nineteenth century to the present
Title
Land without ghosts
Title remainder
Chinese impressions of America from the mid-nineteenth century to the present
Statement of responsibility
translated and edited by R. David Arkush and Leo O. Lee
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E183.8.C6
LC item number
L36 1989 E-BOOK
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arkush, R. David
  • Lee, Leo Ou-fan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Chinese
  • United States
  • Public opinion
  • HISTORY
  • Chinese
  • Public opinion
  • Public opinion, Chinese
  • Travel
  • China
  • United States
Label
Land without ghosts : Chinese impressions of America from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, translated and edited by R. David Arkush and Leo O. Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / John K. Fairbank -- George Washington and the American political system / Xu Jiyu -- Trains and treaties / Zhigang -- Strange customs / Zhang Deyi -- Glimpses of a modern society / Li Gui -- Travel in the interior / Chen Lanbin -- How to cope with Western dinner parties / Cai Jun -- Two poems / Huang Zunxian -- Chinese in America / Zhang Yinhuan -- Translator's notes to Uncle Tom's cabin / Lin Shu -- The power and threat of America / Liang Qichao -- Report of an investigation of American education / Huang Yanpei -- The American woman / Hu Shi -- The contradictory American character / Tang Hualong -- "Things about America and Americans" / Xu Zhengkeng -- Presidential elections / Li Gongpu -- The American family : individualism, material wealth, and pleasure-seeking / "Gongwang" -- Alabama : reds and Blacks / Zou Taofen -- Impressions on reaching America / Lin Yutang -- Burlesque / George Kao
  • The shallowness of cultural tradition / Fei Xiaotong -- Some judgments about America / Xiao Qian -- Betty : a portrait of loneliness / Yang Gang -- A day in the country / Du Hengzhi -- Americans' lack of personal style / Yin Haiguang -- Black ghost / Yu Guangzhong -- Eating in America / Cai Nengying, Luo Lan, and Liang Shiqiu -- A family Christmas / "Jiejun" -- America, America / Zhang Beihai -- A glimpse of America / Wang Ruoshui -- Working students / Xiao Qian -- America revisited / Fei Xiaotong -- I do not regret visiting New York / Zhang Jie -- America, spacious yet confining / Liu Binyan -- Six don'ts for Chinese students in America / Wang Yuzhong -- Private ownership and public ownership / Li Shaomin
Control code
42922468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 309 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585069869
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42922468
Label
Land without ghosts : Chinese impressions of America from the mid-nineteenth century to the present, translated and edited by R. David Arkush and Leo O. Lee
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Foreword / John K. Fairbank -- George Washington and the American political system / Xu Jiyu -- Trains and treaties / Zhigang -- Strange customs / Zhang Deyi -- Glimpses of a modern society / Li Gui -- Travel in the interior / Chen Lanbin -- How to cope with Western dinner parties / Cai Jun -- Two poems / Huang Zunxian -- Chinese in America / Zhang Yinhuan -- Translator's notes to Uncle Tom's cabin / Lin Shu -- The power and threat of America / Liang Qichao -- Report of an investigation of American education / Huang Yanpei -- The American woman / Hu Shi -- The contradictory American character / Tang Hualong -- "Things about America and Americans" / Xu Zhengkeng -- Presidential elections / Li Gongpu -- The American family : individualism, material wealth, and pleasure-seeking / "Gongwang" -- Alabama : reds and Blacks / Zou Taofen -- Impressions on reaching America / Lin Yutang -- Burlesque / George Kao
  • The shallowness of cultural tradition / Fei Xiaotong -- Some judgments about America / Xiao Qian -- Betty : a portrait of loneliness / Yang Gang -- A day in the country / Du Hengzhi -- Americans' lack of personal style / Yin Haiguang -- Black ghost / Yu Guangzhong -- Eating in America / Cai Nengying, Luo Lan, and Liang Shiqiu -- A family Christmas / "Jiejun" -- America, America / Zhang Beihai -- A glimpse of America / Wang Ruoshui -- Working students / Xiao Qian -- America revisited / Fei Xiaotong -- I do not regret visiting New York / Zhang Jie -- America, spacious yet confining / Liu Binyan -- Six don'ts for Chinese students in America / Wang Yuzhong -- Private ownership and public ownership / Li Shaomin
Control code
42922468
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 309 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585069869
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)42922468

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