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Providing the best surviving evidence of the everyday thinking of the Sung upper class, Yuan Ts'ai's twelfth-century manual is the advice of a typical educated man on the concerns of managing a family, from rearing children and arranging their marriages, to avoiding social conflict, training servants, and managing property and preserving it for the next generation.Originally published in 1984.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.

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9780691640327 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $132.50

Paperback:

9780691612393 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Providing the best surviving evidence of the everyday thinking of the Sung upper class, Yuan Ts'ai's twelfth-century manual is the advice of a typical educated man on the concerns of managing a family, from rearing children and arranging their marriages, to avoiding social conflict, training servants, and managing property and preserving it for the next generation.

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Product Description: Compiled by the great Neo-Confucian philosopher Chu Hsi (1130-1200), the Family Rituals is a manual for the private performance of the standard Chinese family rituals: initiations, weddings, funerals, and sacrifices to ancestral spirits...read more

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9780691634265, titled "Chu Hsi's "Family Rituals": A Twelfth-century Chinese Manual for the Performance of Cappings, Weddings, Funerals, and Ancestral Rites" | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $94.95 | About this edition: Compiled by the great Neo-Confucian philosopher Chu Hsi (1130-1200), the Family Rituals is a manual for the private performance of the standard Chinese family rituals: initiations, weddings, funerals, and sacrifices to ancestral spirits.
9780691031491 | Princeton Univ Pr, May 1, 1991, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: Compiled by the great Neo-Confucian philosopher Chu Hsi (1130-1200), the Family Rituals is a manual for the private performance of the standard Chinese family rituals: initiations, weddings, funerals, and sacrifices to ancestral spirits.

Paperback:

9780691605289 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Compiled by the great Neo-Confucian philosopher Chu Hsi (1130-1200), the Family Rituals is a manual for the private performance of the standard Chinese family rituals: initiations, weddings, funerals, and sacrifices to ancestral spirits.

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Product Description: To explore the historical connections between Confucianism and Chinese society, this book examines the social and cultural processes through which Confucian texts on family rituals were written, circulated, interpreted, and used as guides to action...read more

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9780691635354 | Princeton Univ Pr, April 19, 2016, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: To explore the historical connections between Confucianism and Chinese society, this book examines the social and cultural processes through which Confucian texts on family rituals were written, circulated, interpreted, and used as guides to action.
9780691031507 | Princeton Univ Pr, October 1, 1991, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: To explore the historical connections between Confucianism and Chinese society, this book examines the social and cultural processes through which Confucian texts on family rituals were written, circulated, interpreted, and used as guides to action.

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9780691606644 | Princeton Univ Pr, July 14, 2014, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: Understanding World Societies, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and helps students understand what’s really important to know about world history...read more

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9781319008963 | 2 unbnd edition (Bedford/st Martins, January 15, 2015), cover price $90.90 | About this edition: Understanding World Societies, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and helps students understand what’s really important to know about world history.

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Product Description: Understanding World Societies, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and helps students understand what’s really important to know about world history...read more

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9781319009038 | 2 unbnd edition (Bedford/st Martins, January 15, 2015), cover price $71.00 | About this edition: Understanding World Societies, Second Edition, features a brief, question-driven narrative that models for students the inquiry-based methods used by historians and helps students understand what’s really important to know about world history.

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life...read more

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9781457685323 | 10th edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $67.45 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life.

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life...read more

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9781457685262 | 10th edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $88.75 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life.

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time...read more

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9781457685187 | 10th edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $124.25 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time.
9780312666941 | 9 edition (Bedford/st Martins, October 5, 2011), cover price $119.30 | About this edition: A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it.

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time...read more

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9781457685491 | 10 unbnd edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $100.85 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time.
9780312666934 | 9 edition (Bedford/st Martins, October 5, 2011), cover price $149.10 | About this edition: A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it.

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time...read more

Hardcover:

9781457685477 | 10 lslf edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $100.85 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time.

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9781457659942, titled "A History of World Societies to 1600: To 1600" | 10th edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $154.80 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time.
9780312666927 | 9 edition (Bedford/st Martins, October 5, 2011), cover price $149.10 | About this edition: A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history and the stories and voices of the people who lived it.
9780387594491, titled "Objective Software Quality: Objective Quality : Second Symposium on Software Quality Techniques and Acquisition Criteria Florence, Italy, May 29-31," | Springer Verlag, May 1, 1995, cover price $69.95 | also contains Objective Software Quality: Objective Quality : Second Symposium on Software Quality Techniques and Acquisition Criteria Florence, Italy, May 29-31,

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life...read more

Paperback:

9781457685330 | 10th edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $67.45 | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the A History of World Societies, Value Edition, is a brief, affordable text that brings the past to life.

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Product Description: China was the most advanced country in the world when Huizong ascended the throne in 1100 CE. In his eventful twenty-six-year reign, the artistically gifted emperor guided the Song Dynasty toward cultural greatness. Yet Huizong would be known to posterity as a political failure who lost the throne to Jurchen invaders and died their prisoner...read more

Hardcover:

9780674725256 | Harvard Univ Pr, January 6, 2014, cover price $47.50 | About this edition: China was the most advanced country in the world when Huizong ascended the throne in 1100 CE.

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Product Description: Based on the highly successful A History of World Societies, Understanding World Societies: A Brief History combines innovative pedagogy with a manageable regional and comparative approach to capture students' interest in the everyday life of the past...read more

Paperback:

9781457618741 | Bedford/st Martins, August 3, 2012, cover price $104.40 | About this edition: Based on the highly successful A History of World Societies, Understanding World Societies: A Brief History combines innovative pedagogy with a manageable regional and comparative approach to capture students' interest in the everyday life of the past.

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Product Description: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time...read more

Hardcover:

9781457685446 | 10 lslf cm edition (Bedford/st Martins, September 12, 2014), cover price $121.45 | also contains A History of World Societies | About this edition: Long praised by instructors and students for its accessible regional chapter structure, readability, and sustained attention to social history, the tenth edition of A History of World Societies includes even more built-in tools to engage today's students and save instructors time.
9780230394360 | Palgrave Macmillan Ltd, March 22, 2012, cover price $79.15 | also contains A History of World Societies | About this edition: A History of World Societies introduces students to the global past through social history, and provides insights into the stories and voices of the people who lived it.
9789990154795 | Houghton Mifflin College Div, July 5, 2006, cover price $0.02 | also contains A History of World Societies

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9781457602627, titled "History of World Societies" | 8 edition (Bedford/st Martins, January 19, 2011), cover price $93.25 | also contains A History of World Societies | About this edition: More than any other text, A History of World Societies uses vibrant social history to introduce students to the global past.
9789990132953 | 7 edition (Houghton Mifflin College Div, January 31, 2006), cover price $0.02 | also contains A History of World Societies

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Product Description: More populous than any other country on earth, China also occupies a unique place in our modern world for the continuity of its history and culture. In this sumptuously illustrated single-volume history, now in its second edition, noted historian Patricia Buckley Ebrey traces the origins of Chinese culture from prehistoric times to the present...read more

Hardcover:

9780521196208 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 25, 2010), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: More populous than any other country on earth, China also occupies a unique place in our modern world for the continuity of its history and culture.
9780521435192 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $57.99 | About this edition: Traces life in China from prehistoric times to the present, encompassing Chinese arts, culture, economics, society, religion, philosophy and politics, including the 1989 uprising in Tiananmen Square

Paperback:

9780521124331 | 2 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, January 25, 2010), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: More populous than any other country on earth, China also occupies a unique place in our modern world for the continuity of its history and culture.
9789990022285 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 1, 1999, cover price $0.02
9780521669917 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 13, 1999, cover price $41.99 | About this edition: More populous than any other country on earth, China also occupies a unique place in our modern world for the continuity of its history and culture.

Traces history and civilization of the Chinese from the classical period to the People's Republic with reference to their religion, social and economic conditions, government, and foreign relations.

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9780029087527 | 2 rev exp edition (Free Pr, May 10, 1993), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Traces history and civilization of the Chinese from the classical period to the People's Republic with reference to their religion, social and economic conditions, government, and foreign relations.

Miscellaneous:

9781439188392 | 2 edition (Free Pr, November 24, 2009), cover price $17.99

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