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Politics and Development of Contemporary China

Interpreting China as a Regional and Global Power

Nationalism and Historical Consciousness in World Politics

Editors: Dessein, B. (Ed.)

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This collection discusses China's contemporary national and international identity as evidenced in its geopolitical impact on the countries in its direct periphery and its functioning in organizations of global governance. This contemporary identity is assessed against the background of the country's Confucian and nationalist history.

About the authors

Jean-Christophe Defraigne, Saint-Louis University, Belgium and Zhejiang University, China Niall Duggan, University of Göttingen, Germany Kristof Elsen, Ghent University, Belgium Frank Gaenssmantel, University of Groningen, the Netherlands Bruno Hellendorff, Group for Research and Information on Peace and Security (GRIP), Belgium Tze-ki Hon is Professor History at the State University of New York at Geneseo, USA Thierry Kellner, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium Julia Schneider, University of Göttingen, Germany Tanguy Struye de Swielande, University of Louvain, Belgium Ady Van den Stock, Ghent University, Belgium Tine Walravens, Ghent University, Belgium Hung-jen Wang, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan Emile Kok-Kheng Yeoh, University of Malaya, Malaysia

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Dessein, Bart

    Pages 1-4

  • Early Chinese Nationalism: The Origins under Manchu Rule

    Schneider, Julia

    Pages 7-29

  • Radical Confucianism: The Critique of Imperial Orthodoxy in Guocui xuebao (1905–1911)

    Hon, Tze-ki

    Pages 30-43

  • History and Historical Consciousness in Contemporary China: Political Confucianism, Spiritual Confucianism, and the Politics of Spirit

    Stock, Ady

    Pages 44-63

  • All under Heaven and the Chinese Nation-state

    Dessein, Bart

    Pages 64-79

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Softcover $115.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Interpreting China as a Regional and Global Power
Book Subtitle
Nationalism and Historical Consciousness in World Politics
Editors
  • B. Dessein
Series Title
Politics and Development of Contemporary China
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-45030-2
DOI
10.1057/9781137450302
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-45029-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-49697-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 349
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