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The Sounds of Zhèngmíng: Setting Names Straight in Early Chinese Texts

Jane Geaney

in Ethics in Early China: An Anthology

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9789888028931
eISBN:
9789882209800
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888028931.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Asian Studies

In early Chinese texts, straightness often indicates correctness, hence many things are said to be zhèng. But among them, only zhèngmíng emerged as a rhetorical slogan promising the production of ... More


Rules and Regulations

Loubna El Amine

in Classical Confucian Political Thought: A New Interpretation

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691163048
eISBN:
9781400873944
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691163048.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, Political Philosophy

This chapter focuses on policies relating to security and the use of penal force, welfare and general economic measures, and the methods used for appointment to public office. The fulfillment of ... More


Shame and Scandal in the Family: Dutch Eavesdropping on the Zheng Lineage

Leonard Blussé

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0011
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the mutual interactions and inner dynamics of the Zheng lineage, casting new light on Koxinga and his son Zheng Jing to show that not all was harmonious and peaceful within the ... More


A Chinese Marxian Statistics of Population

Susan Greenhalgh

in Just One Child: Science and Policy in Deng's China

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520253384
eISBN:
9780520941267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520253384.003.0003
Subject:
Anthropology, Asian Cultural Anthropology

This chapter introduces the Chinese Marxian statistics of population, which was formed by Liu Zheng. It discusses the senior generation of leaders who assumed power during the early post-Mao years ... More


Yiguan’s Origins: Clues from Chinese, Japanese, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin Sources

John E. Wills

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the origins of Zheng Zhilong by consulting a variety of Chinese, Japanese, Dutch, Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin sources. It considers Jiang Risheng's Taiwan waiji, one of the ... More


Between Bureaucrats and Bandits: The Rise of Zheng Zhilong and His Organization, the Zheng Ministry (Zheng Bu)

Cheng-heng Lu

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the rise of Zheng Zhilong and his organization, the Zheng Ministry (Zheng Bu), using two sources: the Zhongguo Mingchao dang'an zonghui (Compendium of Ming Dynasty Archival ... More


The Zheng Regime and the Tokugawa Bakufu: Asking for Japanese Intervention

Patrizia Carioti

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines how the Zheng maritime organization used its commercial influence over Japan as a political instrument to pressure the Tokugawa bakufu (shogunate) to intervene in the Ming–Qing ... More


Dreams in the Chinese Periphery: Victorio Riccio and Zheng Chenggong’s Regime

Anna Busquets

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines Victorio Riccio's account of his trip to Manila in 1662 as an emissary of Zheng Chenggong or Koxinga, episodes in the life of Koxinga, the Zheng family, the Manchus' conquest of ... More


The Burning Shore: Fujian and the Coastal Depopulation, 1661–1683

Dahpon David Ho

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0013
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the coastal depopulation of Fujian during the period 1661–1683. A rain of fire and destruction consumed Fujian Province from 1661 to 1683. The state under the Qing dynasty, ... More


Admiral Shi Lang’s Secret Proposal to Return Taiwan to the VOC

Weichung Cheng

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0014
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines Admiral Shi Lang's “secret proposal” to return Taiwan to the Dutch East India Company (VOC) after defeating the Zheng regime, led by Zheng Keshuang, in 1683. In June 1683, Shi ... More


A State Pardon: Sanctioned Violence under Nationalist Rule

Eugenia Lean

in Public Passions: The Trial of Shi Jianqiao and the Rise of Popular Sympathy in Republican China

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520247185
eISBN:
9780520932678
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520247185.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

On October 14, 1936, at two o'clock in the afternoon, the Nationalist government announced that it was granting Shi Jianqiao a pardon. Whereas political killings generated terror precisely because of ... More


Translating Weisheng in Treaty-Port China

RUTH ROGASKI

in Hygienic Modernity: Meanings of Health and Disease in Treaty-Port China

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520240018
eISBN:
9780520930605
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520240018.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter provides a close reading of China's first translations that presented Western ways of hygiene under the rubric weisheng. “Fu Lanya” (John Fryer's Chinese moniker) had become almost ... More


Shanghai and Chongqing: The Winner, the Loser, and the Prisoners

Qiang Fang and Xiaobing Li

in Power versus Law in Modern China: Cities, Courts, and the Communist Party

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813173931
eISBN:
9780813169958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813173931.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Legal History

Chapter six examines urban power abuse from a different perspective by examining the law violations and downfalls of two powerful local Party chiefs: Chen Liangyu in Shanghai and Bo Xilai in ... More


The Bright Leaf Cigarette in the Age of Empire

Nan Enstad

in Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226533285
eISBN:
9780226533452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226533452.003.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

Lewis Ginter of Richmond, Virginia was the entrepreneur most responsible for the development of the bright leaf cigarette that would transform the twentieth century. Ginter married bright leaf ... More


Where the Races Meet

Nan Enstad

in Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226533285
eISBN:
9780226533452
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226533452.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Modern History

From its inception, the British American Tobacco Company in China was made through cross-racial encounters, but those relationships took on new valences in the interwar period as Chinese businessmen ... More


Will the Renminbi Go Global?

Niv Horesh

in Chinese Money in Global Context: Historic Junctures Between 600 BCE and 2012

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780804787192
eISBN:
9780804788540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804787192.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

Prognoses of China’s currency—Renminbi or RMB in short—going global have become a hotly debated topic in the economic and popular literature of late. While some analysts are tipping a gradual ... More


One belt, one road to nowhere

Salvatore Babones

in American Tianxia: Chinese Money, American Power and the End of History

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447336808
eISBN:
9781447336907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447336808.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

China faces many hostile neighbours; relations with Japan are particularly fraught. China has thus sought friends farther afield, abandoning the Deng-Hu "keeping a low profile" (KLP) strategy for Xi ... More


The Principled and Righteous

Anne Behnke Kinney

in Exemplary Women of Early China: The Lienü zhuan of Liu Xiang

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163095
eISBN:
9780231536080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163095.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter includes text from the Lienü zhuan which contains biographies of fifteen women who are considered to be exemplars of principle and righteousness: the righteous nurse of Duke Xiao of Lu; ... More


Supplementary Biographies

Anne Behnke Kinney

in Exemplary Women of Early China: The Lienü zhuan of Liu Xiang

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163095
eISBN:
9780231536080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163095.003.0008
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter which includes text from the Lienü zhuan presents supplementary biographies of twenty women exemplars, including wives and mothers: the woman of the Suburbs of Zhou; the woman orator ... More


Bridging the Bipolar: Zheng Jing’s Decade on Taiwan, 1663–1673

Xing Hang

in Sea Rovers, Silver, and Samurai: Maritime East Asia in Global History, 1550-1700

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780824852764
eISBN:
9780824869021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824852764.003.0012
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines the contingency of Zheng Jing's involvement with Taiwan during the period 1663–1673 to highlight the bipolarity of the organization he inherited from Koxinga, and more ... More


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