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Author Rahav, Shakhar, author.

Title The rise of political intellectuals in modern China : May Fourth societies and the roots of mass-party politics / Shakhar Rahav
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2015]


Description 1 online resource
Contents Seeds of radicalism in a hinterland metropolis -- "We are not powerless, China's affairs are not hopeless" : Yun Daiying and the Mutual Aid Society -- A communal bookstore : the Benefit the Masses Book Society -- Sociability and ideology : May Fourth social networking -- From societies to party -- Conclusion -- Glossary
Summary "This book is a social history of Wuhan radicals during China's May Fourth movement (1915-1923). The book investigates the cultural-political societies activist Yun Daiying founded, illuminating the ways in which May Fourth developed in hinterland cities and prepared the ground for the mass-party politics of the Nationalist Party and Communist Party"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-222) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Yun, Daiying, 1895-1931
Yun, Daiying, 1895-1931
Radicalism -- China -- History -- 20th century
Political parties -- China -- History -- 20th century
Radicals -- China -- Wuhan -- Societies, etc. -- History -- 20th century
Intellectuals -- China -- Wuhan -- Societies, etc. -- History -- 20th century
Radicalism -- China -- Wuhan -- History -- 20th century
HISTORY -- Asia -- China.
Intellectuals -- Societies, etc.
Political parties
Politics and government
Radicals -- Societies, etc.
Social conditions
China -- History -- May Fourth movement, 1919.
China -- Politics and government -- 1912-1928.
Wuhan (China) -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Wuhan (China) -- Social conditions -- 20th century
China -- Wuhan
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199386093