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Sediments of time : environment and society in Chinese history / edited by Mark Elvin and Liu Tsʻui-jung.
Ji jian suo zhi.
Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009, c1998.
2 v. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Liu, Cuirong, 1941-
Zhongguo sheng tai huan jing li shi xue shu tao lun hui (1993 : Hong Kong, China)
Studies in environment and history
[More in this series]
Chiefly revised papers presented to the Conference on the History of the Environment in China held December 13-18, 1993 in Hong Kong.
A fuller Chinese-language version published under title: Ji jian suo zhi. Taibei Shi Nan'gang qu : Zhong yang yan jiu yuan jing ji yan jiu suo, 1995.
English version first published in 1998 in one volume, this volume is a paperback reissue.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pt. 1. China's environmental history in world perspective / J. R. McNeill
Man's impact on the vegetation and landscape in the Inner Himalaya and Tibet / Wolfgang Holzner and Monika Kriechbaum
Villagers' view of environmental history in Yunnan province / Nicholas K. Menzies
Environment versus water control / Shiba Yoshinobu
Han migration and the settlement of Taiwan / Liu Ts'ui-jung
Highlands and lowlands / Anne Osborne
Population and ecology along the frontier in Qing China / Eduard B. Vermeer
Clear waters versus muddy waters / Pierre-Étienne Will
Action at a distance / Mark Elvin and Su Ninghu
"It never used to snow" / Robert B. Marks
Changes in climate, land, and human efforts / Li Bozhong
Pt. 2. Cholera in China, 1820-1930 / Kerrie L. MacPherson
Environment and tuberculosis in modern China / Zhang Yixia and Mark Elvin
From the Yellow River to the Huai / Christian Lamouroux
Official thinking on environmental issues and the state's environmental roles in eighteenth-century China / Helen Dunstan
Ecologism versus moralism / Paolo Santangelo
Water, love, and labor / Antonia Finnane
Nonreclamation deforestation in Taiwan, c. 1600-1976 / Kuo-tung Ch'en
Hydroelectricity and industrialization / An-Chi Tung
Environmental problems and perceptions in early industrial Japan / Tessa Morris-Suzuki.
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