TITLE

From Famine History to Crisis Metaphor

AUTHOR(S)
Xinyu, Cao
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
Chinese Studies in History;Fall/Winter2010, Vol. 44 Issue 1/2, p156
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, mainland scholar Cao Xinyu explores the relationship between localized redemptive societies, famine history, and social memory in rural north China over the past few centuries. Such research signals a new openness toward religion in the People's Republic of China (PRC) and a willingness to entertain research methods and conclusions which stray significantly from traditional Marxist scholarship in the PRC.
ACCESSION #
59332716

 

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