Download e-book for kindle: Chinese Characteristics (China Classics) by Arthur Smith

By Arthur Smith

ISBN-10: 1290743223

ISBN-13: 9781290743228

ISBN-10: 1297507223

ISBN-13: 9781297507229

Arthur Smith used to be one of many most sensible Sinologists of the overdue nineteenth century and early twentieth century, and chinese language features is the booklet which most sensible synthesizes his reviews on chinese language tradition and society. He spent greater than 50 years in China as a missionary and his evaluations variety for insightful and profound to irrelevant and ridiculous, yet even the sections of the publication that at the present time appear to mirror Western cultural conceitedness are wonderful and enlightening when it comes to the Western mind-set in the direction of China on the flip of the 19th-20th centuries.

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