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My country and my people, by Lin Yutang

Label
My country and my people
Title
My country and my people
Statement of responsibility
by Lin Yutang
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
LC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1895-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lin, Yutang
Dewey number
915.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
DS721
LC item number
.L58 1935
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
A John Day book
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • China
  • National characteristics, Chinese
  • China
  • China
  • Chine
  • Chine
Label
My country and my people, by Lin Yutang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Bases. The Chinese people. North and south ; Degeneration ; Infusion of new blood ; Cultural stability ; Racial youth -- The Chinese character. Mellowness ; Patience ; Indifference ; Old roguery ; Pacifism ; Contentment ; Humor ; Conservatism -- The Chinese mind. Intelligence ; Femininity ; Lack of science ; Logic ; Intuition ; Imagination -- Ideals of life. Chinese humanism ; Religion ; The doctrine of the golden mean ; Taoism ; Buddhism -- pt. 2. Life. Woman's life. The subjection of women ; Home and marriage ; Ideal of womanhood ; Education of our daughters ; Love and courtship ; The courtesan and concubinage ; Footbinding ; Emancipation -- Social and political life. Absence of the social mind ; The family system ; Nepotism, corruption and manners ; Privilege and equality ; Social classes ; The male triad ; The female triad ; The village system ; "Government by gentlemen" -- Literary life. A distinction ; Language and thought ; Scholarship ; The college ; Prose ; Literature and politics ; Literary revolution ; Poetry ; Drama ; The novel ; Influence of Western literature -- The artistic life. The artist ; Chinese calligraphy ; Painting ; Architecture -- The art of living. The pleasures of life ; House and garden ; Eating and drinking -- Epilogue. The end of life ; Real China ; A quest for leadership ; The way out
Control code
412588
Extent
xviii, 382 pages
Lccn
35016731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, diagrams
System control number
  • (WaOLN)400909
  • (OCoLC)412588
Label
My country and my people, by Lin Yutang
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Bases. The Chinese people. North and south ; Degeneration ; Infusion of new blood ; Cultural stability ; Racial youth -- The Chinese character. Mellowness ; Patience ; Indifference ; Old roguery ; Pacifism ; Contentment ; Humor ; Conservatism -- The Chinese mind. Intelligence ; Femininity ; Lack of science ; Logic ; Intuition ; Imagination -- Ideals of life. Chinese humanism ; Religion ; The doctrine of the golden mean ; Taoism ; Buddhism -- pt. 2. Life. Woman's life. The subjection of women ; Home and marriage ; Ideal of womanhood ; Education of our daughters ; Love and courtship ; The courtesan and concubinage ; Footbinding ; Emancipation -- Social and political life. Absence of the social mind ; The family system ; Nepotism, corruption and manners ; Privilege and equality ; Social classes ; The male triad ; The female triad ; The village system ; "Government by gentlemen" -- Literary life. A distinction ; Language and thought ; Scholarship ; The college ; Prose ; Literature and politics ; Literary revolution ; Poetry ; Drama ; The novel ; Influence of Western literature -- The artistic life. The artist ; Chinese calligraphy ; Painting ; Architecture -- The art of living. The pleasures of life ; House and garden ; Eating and drinking -- Epilogue. The end of life ; Real China ; A quest for leadership ; The way out
Control code
412588
Extent
xviii, 382 pages
Lccn
35016731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, diagrams
System control number
  • (WaOLN)400909
  • (OCoLC)412588

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