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Empires of CoalFueling China's Entry into the Modern World Order, 1860-1920$
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Shellen Xiao Wu

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780804792844

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: September 2015

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804792844.001.0001

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Fueling Industrialization in the Age of Coal

Fueling Industrialization in the Age of Coal

(p.7) 1 Fueling Industrialization in the Age of Coal
Empires of Coal

Shellen Xiao Wu

Stanford University Press

In order to understand how and why a momentous change of the Chinese worldview occurred in the late nineteenth century, chapter 1 begins with a discussion of pre-modern forms of geological knowledge in China

Keywords:   statecraft (jinshi), Wei Yuan, Bao Shichen, Zhang Zhidong, political economy, Max Weber, mineral resources, materia medica

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