Volume 16, Number 3, 2009

Table of Contents

Features

Two Recently Published Histories on the Song Dynasty (960–1279)

pp. 293-304

A Reassessment of Early Confucianism in Light of Newly Excavated Manuscripts

pp. 304-308

Manchu Language Resources in the People’s Republic of China: A Comprehensive Review

pp. 308-322

Reviews

Holding Up More than Half the Sky: Chinese Women Garment Workers in New York City 1948–1992 (review)

pp. 323-325

The Politics of Mourning in Early China (review)

pp. 326-330

Factory Girls: From Village to City in a Changing China (review)

pp. 330-334

Hong Kong: Becoming a Chinese Global City (review)

pp. 334-337

Mediasphere Shanghai: The Aesthetics of Cultural Production (review)

pp. 338-341

Sinographies: Writing China (review)

pp. 341-344

The Afterlife of Images: Translating the Pathological Body between China and the West (review)

pp. 344-347

When China Rules the World: The End of the Western World and the Birth of a New Global Order (review)

pp. 347-355

Performing Grief: Bridal Laments in Rural China (review)

pp. 355-357

Hong Kong Connections: Transnational Imagination in Action Cinema (review)

pp. 357-362

The Last Empress: Madame Chiang Kai-shek and the Birth of Modern China (review)

pp. 362-366

The Distorting Mirror: Visual Modernity in China (review)

pp. 367-371

Confucianism and Women: A Philosophical Interpretation (review)

pp. 371-374

The Interweaving of Rituals: Funerals in the Cultural Exchange between China and Europe (review)

pp. 375-377

Einundachtzig Han-Gedichte (review)

pp. 378-382

China’s New Role in Africa (review)

pp. 382-385

Chinese Poetry in Times of Mind, Mayhem and Money (review)

pp. 385-390

Science and Civilisation in China, Volume 5, Chemistry and Chemical Technology, Part 11, “Ferrous Metallurgy.” (review)

pp. 390-394

Managing God’s Higher Learning: U.S.-China Cultural Encounter and Canton Christian College (Lingnan University), 1888–1952 (review)

pp. 395-399

Global Shanghai 1850–2010: A History in Fragments (review)

pp. 399-401

Written at Imperial Command: Panegyric Poetry in Early Medieval China (review)

pp. 401-406

The China Environment Yearbook, Volume 2, Changes and Struggles (review)

pp. 406-409

The Phantom Heroine: Ghost and Gender in Seventeenth-Century Chinese Literature (review)

pp. 409-416

Works Received

Works Received

pp. 417-418