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Cities in Pre-modern China

Journal of Urban History (available online)

Mark Bender, Plum and Bamboo: China’s Suzhou chantefable tradition. Urbana: University of Illinois Press 2003. PL2366 .B46 2003

David D. Buck, “Achievements in the Study of Modern Chinese Urban History”, in: Liushi nian lai de Zhongguo jindaishi yanjiu. Studies of Modern Chinese History: A Bibliographical Review, 1928-1988. Taibei 1990, vol. 2, 555-598.

Michael Dillon, “Jingdezhen as a Ming Industrial Center”, Ming Studies 1978, 6, 37-44. DS 753.M5

Mark Elvin, The Pattern of the Chinese Past. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1973. DS735.E48 1973

Mark Elvin, “Chinese Cities Since the Sung Dynasty”, in Philips Abrams, E.A. Wrigley (eds.), Towns in Societies: Essays in Economic History and Historical Sociology. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1978, 79-89.

Edward Farmer, Early Ming Government. The Evolution of Dual Capitals. Cambridge, Ma.: Harvard University Press 1976. DS 753.F34

David Faure, “What Made Foshan a Town? The Evolution of Rural-Urban Identities in Ming-Qing China.” In Late Imperial China 1990,11.2, 1-31. online; DS 754.C5332

Linda Rui Feng, City of Marvel and Transformation. Chang’an and Narratives of Experience in Tang Dynasty China. Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2015.

Antonia Finane, Speaking of Yangzhou: a Chinese city, 1550-1850. Cambridge: Harvard University Press 2004. DS797.56.Y355 F56 2004

Philippe Fôret, Mapping Chengde. The Qing Landscape Enterprise. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press 2000. DS796.C49 F67 2000

Piper Rae Gaubatz, Beyond the Great Wall. Urban Form and Transformation on the Chinese Frontiers. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1996. HT 384.C6 G38 1996

James Geiss, Peking under the Ming. PhD. Dissertation, Princeton University 1979. (not available in Knight Library)

Jacques Gernet, Daily Life in China on the Eve of the Mongol Invasion 1250-1276. Stanford: Stanford Univesity Press 1962. DS 721.G413 (on reserve)

Bryna Goodman, “Being Public: The Politics of Representation in 1918 Shanghai.”, HJAS, vol. 60.1, June 2000, 45-88.

Bryna Goodman, “Improvisations on a Semicolonial Theme, or, How to Read a Celebration of Transnational Urban Community”, JAS 59, no. 4. 2000, 889-926.

Bryna Goodman, Native place, city and nation: regional networks and identities in Shanghai, 1853-1937. Berkeley: University of California Press 1995. DS796.S25 G66 1995

Philip C. C. Huang, The Peasant Family and Rural Development in the Yangzi Delta, 1350-1988. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1990. HN740.Y36 H83 1990

Linda Cooke Johnson, Shanghai. From Market Town to Treaty Port, 1074-1858. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1995. DS796.S257J614 1995

Linda Cooke Johnson, “China’s Pompeii: Twelfth Century Dongjing”, in: The Historian 1995, 58.1: 49-68. D1 H22 (Library use only)

Linda Cooke Johnson (ed.), Cities of Jiangnan in Late Imperial China. Albany: State University of New York Press 1993. HT147.C48.C58 1993

David Johnson, “The City God Cults of T’ang and Sung China“. HJAS 12/1985, pp. 363-457.

Heng Chye Kiang, Cities of Aristocrats and Bureaucrats. The Development of Medieval Chinese Cityscapes. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press 1999. HT169.C6 H46 1999

Brigitte Kölla,“Weinhäuser in der östlichen Hauptstadt. Übersetzung und Interpretation eines Kapitels aus Dongjing Meng Hua lu von Yuan Menglao”, Asiatische Studien 1985, xxxix.1-2, 81 – 95.

Brigitte Kölla, Meng Yuanlao: Der Traum von Hua in der Östlichen Hauptstadt. Bern: Lang 1996.

Spiro Kostof, Das Gesicht der Stadt. Geschichte städtischer Vielfalt. Frankfurt/M.: Campus Verlag 1991.

E. A. Kracke, Sung K’ai-feng: Pragmatic Metropolis and Formalistic Capital. In: John Winthrop Haeger (ed.), Crisis and Prosperity in Sung China. Tuscon: University of Arizona Press 1975, 49-77. HN733.C67 1975

Dieter Kuhn, “Die Weltmetropole Chang’an”, in: Dieter Kuhn (ed.), Chinas Goldenes Zeitalter. Die Tang-Dynasty (618-907 n. Chr.) und das kulturelle Erbe der Seidenstrasse. Heidelberg: Edition Braus 1993, 34-44.

Lillian Li, Allison Dray-Novey, Haili Kong, Beijing: From Imperial Capital to Olympic City. New York: Palgrave Macmillan 2007. SUMMIT

Susan Mann, “Urbanization and Historical Change in China”, in Modern China 1984, 10.1: 79-113. Online, DS701.M575 1984

Tobie S. Meyer-Fong, Building Culture in Early Qing Yangzhou. Stanford: Stanford University Press 2003. DS797.56.Y374 M49 2003

Frederic W. Mote, “The Transformation of Nanjing, 1350-1400”. William G. Skinner (ed.), The City in Late Imperial China. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1977, 101-154.

Frederic W. Mote, “A Millenium of Chinese Urban History: Form, Time, and Space Concepts in Soochow”, Rice University Studies 59 (1973), 33-65.

David Mungello, The Forgotten Christians of Hangzhou. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press 2004. BR1295.H36 M86 1994

Susan Naquin, Peking: Temples and City Life, 1400-1900. Berkeley: University of California Press 2000. DS795.3.N36 2000

William T. Rowe, Hankow. Commerce and Society in a Chinese City, 1796-1889. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1984. HF3840. H36.R68 1994

William T. Rowe, Hankow. Conflict and Community in a Chinese City, 1796-1895. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1989. HN 740.H36 R69 1989

Gilbert, Rozman, Urban Networks in Ching China and Tokugawa Japan. Princeton: Princeton University Press 1973. HT147.C48 R69

Alfred Schinz, Cities in China. Berlin, Stuttgart: Gebrüder Borntraeger 1989. [Urbanisierung der Erde, Urbanization of the Earth, vol. 7. ed. by Dr. Wolf Tietze, Helmstedt]. HT147. C48 S35 1989

Alfred Schinz, The Magic Square: Cities in Ancient China. Stuttgart: Axel Menges 1996. AAA HT147.C48 S345x

Helwig Schmidt-Glintzer, “Max Weber und die chinesische Stadt im Kulturvergleich”, in: Hinnerk Bruhns, Wilfried Nippel (eds.), Max Weber und die Stadt im Kulturvergleich. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck und Rupprecht 2000, 183-200. HT114.M392 2000

Henry Serruys, “Ta-tu, Tai-tu, Dayidu”, in: Chinese Culture 1960 2.4, 73-96.

Nancy Shatzman-Steinhardt, “The Plan of Khubilai Khan’s Imperial City”, in: Artibus Asiae 1983 44.2/3, 137-158. N8.A75 (AAA)

Nancy Shatzman-Steinhardt, Chinese Imperial City Planning. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press 1990. NA9265.S8 1990. AAA NA9265 .S8 1990

Victor F. S. Sit, Beijing. The Nature and Planning of a Chinese Capital City. Chichester: John Wiley & Sons 1995. HT169.C62 P454 1995

Victor F.S. Sit, Chinese City and Urbanism. Evolution and Development. Hackensack, NJ: World Scientific 2010.

Gideon Sjoberg, The Preindustrial City. Past and Present. Glencoe, Ill.: The Free Press, 1960. HT113.S5

G. William Skinner (ed.), The City in Late Imperial China. Stanford: Stanford University Press 1977. HT147.C48 C56

Aidan Southall, The City in Time and Space. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1998. HT111. S63 1996

Aidan Southall, “Urban Theory and the Chinese City”, in: Greg Guldin, Aidan Southall (eds.), Urban Anthropology in China. Leiden: Brill 1993, 19-40. HT147.C48U68 1993

Hans Ulrich Vogel, “Die Stadt im vormodernen China. Probleme der Forschung”, in: Peter Feldbauer, Michael Mitterauer, Wolfgang Schwentker (eds.), Die vormoderne Stadt. Asien und Europa im Vergleich. Wien: Verlag für Geschichte und Politik 2002, 133-152.

Hans Ulrich Vogel, Urbanisierung und städtisches Leben in Asien. Kurseinheit 3: Die regionale Metropole Chengdu im spätkaiserlichen China: Wirtschaft, Gesellschaft, Verwaltung, Religion und Kultur. Fernuniversität – Gesamthochschule Hagen 1998.

Joanne Clare Wakeland, Metropolitan Administration in Ming China. Sixteenth Century Peking. PhD. Michigan 1982.

Max Weber, The City. Glencoe, Ill.: The Free Press 1958. HT151.W413

Paul Wheatley, The Pivot of the Four Quarters: A Preliminary Enquiry into the Origins and Character of the Ancient Chinese City. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press 1971. HT147.C48 W5

Arthur F. Wright, “Symbolism and Function: Reflections on Chang’an and other Great Cities”, in: Journal of Asian Studies 1965, 24.4, 667-679. Online, DS 501F274

Wu Liangyong, A Brief History of Ancient Chinese City Planning. Urbs et Regio 38 (special issue) 1986.

Xiong, Victor Cunrui, “Recent Western Scholarship in the Field of Premodern Chinese Urban History to 1644”, in: Wall and Market: Chinese Urban History Newsletter 1996 1.2: 4-11.

Xiong, Victor Cunrui, Sui-Tang Chang’an. A Study in the Urban History of Medieval China. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press 2000. [Michigan Monographs in Chinese Studies, 85]. DS797.68.X53 X56 2000

Xu Yinong, The Chinese City in Space and Time.: the development of urban form in Suzhou. Honolulu: Hawai’i University Press 2000. HT169.C62 S999 2000

Yu Huai, Banqiao zaji. (1697). Transl. by Howard S. Levy, A Feast of Mist and Flowers. The Gay Quarters of Nanking at the End of the Ming. (Yü Huai’s Pan-ts’ao tsa-chi, Miscellaneous Records of Wooden Bridge), Yokohama: n.p. 1966. Summit