Volume 22, Number 1, 2015

Table of Contents

Features

China's Palace Women through the Dynasties

pp. 1-16
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Chinese Metaphysics: A New Name for Some Old Ways of Thinking

pp. 17-29
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Reviews

Daughter of Good Fortune: A Twentieth-Century Chinese Peasant Memoir by Shehong Chen (review)

pp. 30-37
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Contestation and Adaptation: The Politics of National Identity in China by Enze Han (review)

pp. 37-39
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The Han: China's Diverse Majority by Agnieszka Joniak-Lüthi (review)

pp. 40-43
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Roaming into the Beyond: Representations of Xian Immortality in Early Medieval Chinese Verse by Zornica Kirkova (review)

pp. 44-46
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The Futility of Law and Development: China and the Dangers of Exporting American Law by Jedidiah J. Kroncke (review)

pp. 47-50
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Islamic Thought in China: Sino-Muslim Intellectual Evolution from the 17th to the 21st Century ed. by Jonathan Lipman (review)

pp. 50-55
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In the Shadows of the Dao: Laozi, the Sage, and the Daodejing by Thomas Michael (review)

pp. 55-58
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Real Life in China at the Height of Empire: Revealed by the Ghosts of Ji Xiaolan transed. by David E. Pollard (review)

pp. 59-62
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The Sino-Russian Challenge to the World Order: National Identities, Bilateral Relations, and East versus West in the 2010s by Gilbert Rozman (review)

pp. 62-67
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The Qing Dynasty and Traditional Chinese Culture by Richard J. Smith (review)

pp. 68-70
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Negotiating China's Destiny in World War II eds. by Hans van de Ven (review)

pp. 70-73
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Views from Within, Views from Beyond: Approaches to the Shiji as an Early Work of Historiography eds. by Hans van Ess (review)

pp. 73-76
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The Orphan of Zhao and Other Yuan Plays: The Earliest Known Versions trans. by Stephen H. West and Wilt L. Idema (review)

pp. 76-79
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Fiction's Family: Zhan Xi, Zhan Kai, and the Business of Women in Late-Qing China by Ellen Widmer (review)

pp. 79-83
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Reinventing Chinese Tradition: The Cultural Politics of Late Socialism by Ka-ming Wu (review)

pp. 83-85
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Bianju: Qiqianrendahui shimo: Yijiuliu'er nian yiyue shiyiri–eryue qiri by Zhang Suhua (review)

pp. 86-89
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Daoist Philosophy and Literati Writings in Late Imperial China: A Case Study of The Story of the Stone by Zuyan Zhou (review)

pp. 89-91
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Works Received

p. 92
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