ERIC Number: ED080414
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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Area Handbook for the People's Republic of China.
Whitaker, Donald P.; Shinn, Rinn-Sup
This volume on the People's Republic of China is one of a series of handbooks prepared by the Foreign Area Studies (FAS) of the American University, designed to be useful to military and other personnel who need a convenient compilation of basic facts about the social, economic, political, and military institutions and practices of various countries. The emphasis is on objective description of the nation's present society and the kinds of possible or probable changes that might be expected in the future. An extensive bibliography and a glossary are provided. Related documents are: ED 059 936, ED 059 632, and ED 059 946. (Author)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Chinese Culture, Cultural Background, Demography, Developing Nations, Economic Change, Economics, Foreign Culture, Geography, Governmental Structure, Guides, History, International Relations, Military Organizations, National Defense, Religion, Social Attitudes, Social Structure, Social Systems, Sociocultural Patterns, Values
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($4.75)
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Authoring Institution: American Univ., Washington, DC. Foreign Area Studies.
Identifiers - Location: China