10 edition of Changing stories in the Chinese world found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||PL2297 .E48 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 265 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||265|
|ISBN 10||0804730903, 0804730911|
|LC Control Number||97037179|
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This book is an innovative attempt to convey something of how it has felt since the early nineteenth century to be Chinese. It is based on the assumption that people live their lives in stories, or as if they themselves were in stories―stories that are largely a social inheritance but are also in some measure self-created or at least continually adapted, edited, or : Mark Elvin.
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