Item description for Jingji Xue: History of the Introduction of Western Economic Ideas into China 1850--1950 by Paul B. Trescott...
Based on extensive research, Jingji Xue considers how economics, as a concept as well as an intellectual discipline, was introduced and developed in China. Paul B. Trescott identifies the Chinese who studied economics in the West and evaluates their roles in teaching, research, and publication in China. In particular, he describes and examines the activities of Kang Youwei, Liang Qichao, Sun Yat-sen, and Yan Fu in transmitting and interpreting Western economics. The evolution of economics programs in leading Chinese universities is also discussed.
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Studio: The Chinese University Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.5" Weight: 1.8 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2006
Publisher The Chinese University Press
ISBN 962996242X ISBN13 9789629962425
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More About Paul B. Trescott
Paul B. Trescott taught economics in the U.S. and in China. He was Chair of Economics at Kenyon College and Director of Graduate Studies (Economics) at Southern Illinois University. He is now Professor Emeritus of Economic