This classic text by Fei Xiaotong, China’s finest social scientist, was first published in and is Fei’s chief theoretical statement about the distinctive. Anna Sun In Review | Books From the Soil: The Foundations of Chinese Society. A Translation of Fei Xiaotong’s Xiangtu Zhongguo, trans., with an introduction. This classic text by Fei Xiaotong, China’s finest social scientist, was first From the Soil describes the contrasting organizational principles of Chinese and.
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Fei Xiaotong and the Beginnings of a Chinese Sociology.
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Keith Campbell is currently reading it Sep 03, Michaela added dei Nov 01, Fei Xiatong was the first Chinese scholar who used knowledge he obtained in ixaotong West to analyze China. Perhaps the most important of these is that it leads to a society animated by situational ethics. Indeedido marked it as to-read Jan 11, This classic text by Fei Xiaotong, China’s finest social scientist, was first published in and is Fei’s chief theoretical statement about the distinctive characteristics of Chinese society.
I view them as a special group differnt from me. Alex Prestia rated it really liked it Dec 14, The Foundations of Chinese Society.
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Books by Fei Xiaotong. Preview — From the Soil by Fei Xiaotong. About the Author Gary G. Reviews “A lucid and fascinating work about Chinese society and values.
Preview — From the Soil by Fei Xiaotong. It was only translated into English in The concept helps explain why a powerful empire had little actual control over or influence upon the daily lives of farmers and village artisans. Paperbackpages.
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In its first complete English-language edition, it is likely to have a wide impact on Western social theorists. Kindle Editionpages.
Retrieved January 6, Their introduction describes Fei’s education and career as a sociologist, the fate of his writings on and off the Mainland, and the sociological significance of his analysis.
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Dan rated it liked it Aug 12, Patrick marked it as to-read Jan 10, HamiltonWang Zheng Limited preview – Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The translators’ epilogue highlights the xiwotong reforms for China that Fei drew from his analysis and advocated in a companion text written in the same period.
Christie rated it really liked it May 07, Weiling Deng marked it as to-read Feb 29, All Chinese are born into unchosen associations that are sanctified by the concept of ritual. There are still some , Chinese living in rural conditions, and I’d imagine many of Xiaotong’s observations may still apply, even a few decades after the fact. Tong marked it as to-read Jul 05,