Asian Studies

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Jade Mountains and Cinnabar Pools

The History of Travel Literature in Imperial China

University of Washington Press
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Novel Medicine

Healing, Literature, and Popular Knowledge in Early Modern China

University of Washington Press
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Yuan Shikai

A Reappraisal

UBC Press

This first major comprehensive study of Yuan Shikai in more than half a century explores the controversial life of one of the most important figures in China’s transition from empire to republic.

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Sexuality in China

Histories of Power and Pleasure

Edited by Howard Chiang
University of Washington Press
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Slapping the Table in Amazement

A Ming Dynasty Story Collection

By Mengchu Ling; Introduction by Robert E. Hegel; Translated by Shuhui Yang and Yunqin Yang
University of Washington Press

Slapping the Table in Amazement is the unabridged English translation of the famous story collection Pai’an jingqi by Ling Mengchu (1580–1644), originally published in 1628.

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Gender before Birth

Sex Selection in a Transnational Context

University of Washington Press
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