Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Series: Cambridge Studies in Chinese History, Literature and Institutions This book explores the profound cultural impact of the civil service examinations during the period when they first became the primary means of government recruitment.
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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. In the early days of the modernization of East Asia, Neo-Confucianism was often held responsible for the purported intellectual, political, and social failings of traditional societies in the nineteenth century. Today, with frequent comparisons between the rapid success at modernization of.....