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Murphey, Rhoads 1919-2012

Overview
Works: 58 works in 335 publications in 4 languages and 7,887 library holdings
Genres: History  Textbooks  Sources  Juvenile works  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Other
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Most widely held works about Rhoads Murphey
 
Most widely held works by Rhoads Murphey
The fading of the Maoist vision : city and country in China's development by Rhoads Murphey( )

17 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 1,354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1980. This book analyzes Chinese society and evaluates the achievements and failures of the Maoist ideology. The central theme is the urban and rural balance in China's development from the Revolution to the late twentieth century. The Fading of the Maoist Vision shows how the original Revolutionary blueprint was altered and the ways in which China has steered a different course from that charted by Mao as the ideological vision encountered an increasingly pressing set of economic realities. The book: · Is particularly valuable in setting China's
The outsiders : the Western experience in India and China by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

15 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Approaches to modern Chinese history by Albert Feuerwerker( Book )

15 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Asia by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

50 editions published between 1992 and 2017 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a history of Asia covering its prehistoric past, monsoon Asia, Asian religions, cultures, and its social hierarchies. Contains information on the regions of ancient India and China as well as Japan and Korea. Also includes boxes with short essays by Southeast historian, Kenneth Hall
An introduction to geography by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

38 editions published between 1961 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The scope of geography by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

35 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and Thai and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book introduces the beginning student to the major concepts, materials and tools of the discipline of geography. While it presents geographic theory, as whole and for each of its parts, the chief emphasis is on concrete analysis and example rather than on abstraction, an approach which has proven more successful for undergraduate courses than those with a more heavily theoretical bias. The text was extensively re-written for the third edition, which enhanced its clarity and effectiveness, with expanded cartographic coverage
East Asia : a new history by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in English and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Engaging, integrated, and analytical, East Asia: A New History provides a comprehensive history of the East Asian countries and addresses a diverse range of social, economic, and intellectual histories. Several unique features of the text [are] a concluding section on the "Pacific century" to reflect an absolutely current perspective; significant material on influential women in East Asian history as well as gender issues; and a generous program of boxed document excerpts that expose students to the voices of key figures and writers in East Asian history
Shanghai, key to modern China by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

27 editions published between 1952 and 1986 in English and Chinese and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mozartian historian : essays on the works of Joseph R. Levenson( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The treaty ports and China's modernization : what went wrong? by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1971 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China : in the global community( Book )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the history, geography, economy, people, and culture of China
Patterns on the earth : an introduction to geography by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

8 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China meets the West : the treaty ports by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

19th century China -"Barbarians" were what the Chinese saw appearing on their shores--barbarians who knew nothing of the long centuries of civilization in China that set standards of conduct and developed customs the Chinese were convinced were superior to all others. Time line charts are provided. Compare with today's relationships
Nineteenth century China: five imperialist perspectives by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

9 editions published in 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers can see how a clock's hour hand and minute hand work together by following the directions given by the scarecrow
Ya zhou shi by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2011 in Chinese and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu xu shu le cong shi qian zhi dao 21 shi ji de ya zhou li shi,Ta dui zhei yi qu yu de li shi,Di li,Zheng zhi,Jing ji,Wen hua deng zhu duo fang mian dou you jiao wei xiang jin de kao cha
China, eyewitness reports from twelve Western specialists( Recording )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents interviews with Western specialists who, following visits to China, give their impressions of the Chinese people and tell what it is like to live in China
Dong Ya shi : cha tu di 4 ban by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiers of Ottoman Studies vol 1 [electronic resource] by Colin Imber( )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frontiers of Ottoman Studies provides a comprehensive overview of the surge in research into Ottoman history and culture over the past two decades. This first volume reflects the growing interest in the provinces, communities and cultures outside the imperial capital of Istanbul and covers four major areas: politics and Islam; economy and taxation; and development of Ottoman towns and Arab and Jewish communities. Chapters on the development of Ottoman legal and fiscal institutions provide a fascinating insight into theOttoman government's interaction with the Empire's subjects, while reviews of Egypt and the Arab provinces emphasize the stirrings of Arab nationalism in the late nineteenth and twentieth centuries that ultimately contributed to the demise of the Empire
An introduction to geography. Maps by John C. Sherman by Rhoads Murphey( Book )

3 editions published between 1960 and 1964 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

East Asia : a new history by Rhoads Murphey( Recording )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Throughout [this text, the author] has advocated an appreciation of the ... aspects of Asian history ... Spanning the histories of China, Japan, Korea, Vietnam, and parts of Southeast Asia, [the book] furthers students' knowledge by covering a breadth of topics, including everyday life, the environment, and women in Asian history.-Back cover
 
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East Asia : a new history
Alternative Names
Luo zi Mo fei 1919-

Luozi Mofei 1919-

Mo fei Luo zi 1919-

Mofei, Luozi 1919-

Murphey, Rhoads 1919-

Murphey, William Rhoads.

Murphey, William Rhoads 1919-

Murphey, William Rhoads, 1919-2012

Rhoads Murphey American geographer and historian

羅兹墨菲 1919-

墨菲, 羅兹 1919-

墨菲羅兹 1919-

Languages
English (268)

Chinese (10)

Thai (2)

Spanish (1)

Covers
East Asia : a new historyFrontiers of Ottoman Studies vol 1 [electronic resource]