Hard Cover, Westport, Connecticut, U.S.A. Praeger Publishers, 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Near Fine with no dust jacket.
Square, tight binding and hinges, clean and bright pages. Signed by author on title page with message to recipient. Cloth over boards is clean. ; Detailed, scholarly study of private education in pre-modern and early modern China, non-governmental schools in the Nationalist era, history of mission schools, decline of the Sili (private) and rise of the Minban ("people-run") school, and resurgence of private schools in post-Mao China. Extensive notes, glossary, bibliography, index. Black and white photos. 9.5" (23.5 cm) tall; 165 pages; Signed by Author.
ISBN: 0275956393 Item #4820005