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Author Shen, Grace Yen, author
Title Unearthing the nation : modern geology and nationalism in republican China / Grace Yen Shen
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2014
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 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  QE13.C6 S546 2014    DUE 02-07-23    30530001183854
 人文社會聯圖  QE13.C6 S54 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020432100
Descript 309 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-295) and index
Introduction. Science, nation, and Chinese modernity -- The lay of the land : territoriality, foreign exploration, and modern geology in Qing China -- Shaping the field : fieldwork and the creation of the moderh Chinese geologist -- A host of nations : cosmopolitanism and the geological society of China -- The Nanjing decade : geological expansion and the state -- Resistance and reconstruction : emergence of a domestic community -- Conclusio. Grounded visions
Subject Geology -- China -- History -- 20th century
Geologists -- China -- History -- 20th century
Nationalism and science
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