Death ritual in late imperial and modern China / edited by James L. Watson, Evelyn S. Rawski.
During the late imperial era (1500-1911), China, though divided by ethnic, linguistic, and regional differences at least as great as those prevailing in Europe, enjoyed a remarkable solidarity. What held Chinese society together for so many centuries? Some scholars have pointed to the institutional...
University of California Press,
|Series:||Studies on China ;