Military culture in imperial China
edited by Nicola Di Cosmo.

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Military culture in imperial China

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Table of Contents

Introduction / Nicola Di Cosmo
Law and the military in early China / Robin D.°S. Yates
Martial prognostication / Ralph D. Sawyer
The Western Han army: organization, leadership, and operation / Michael Loewe
The military culture of later Han / Rafe de Crespigny
Military aspects of the War of the Eight Princes, 300-307 / Edward L. Dreyer
Narrative maneuvers: the representation of battle in Tang historical writing / David A. Graff
Tang military culture and its Inner Asian influences / Jonathan Karam Skaff
Unsung men of war: acculturated embodiments of the martial ethos in the Song dynasty / Don J. Wyatt
Wen and wu in elite cultural practices during the late Ming / Kathleen Ryor
Mengzi's art of war: the Kangxi emperor reforms the Qing military examinations / Sam Gilbert
Writing from experience: personal records of war and disorder in Jiangnan during the Ming-Qing transition / Grace S. Fong
Militarization of culture in eighteenth-century China / Joanna Waley-Cohen
Military finance of the high Qing period: an overview / Yingcong Dai
Coercion and commerce on two Chinese frontiers / Peter C. Perdue.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.


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UA835 .M55 2009

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