Chinese Business History: Interpretive Trends and Priorities for the Future

By Robert Gardella; Jane K. Leonard et al. | Go to book overview

minority--where these same values, based on emphasizing social bonds and not on individuals, are highly regarded. As more Chinese firms spread to North America and Europe, differences in the local environment will in due course likely bring changes to these elements that have endured up until now.


Notes
1.
Alfred D. C.andler, Jr., Strategy and Structure: Chapters in the History of the American Industrial Enterprise ( Cambridge: MIT Press, 1962); idem, The Visible Hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business ( Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 1977); Alfred D. Chandler, Jr., with Takashi Hikino, Scape and Scope: The Dynamics of Industrial Capitalism ( Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 1990). See also William N. Parker , "A 'New' Business History? A Commentary on the 1993 Nobel Prize in Economics", Business History Review 67, no. 4 (winter 1993), pp. 623-36.
2.
Max Weber, The Religion of China: Confucianism and Taoism, translated by Hans Gerth, ed. with an introduction by C. K. Yang ( New York: Free Press, 1951); S. Gordon Redding , The Spirit of Chinese Capitalism ( Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 1990).
3.
Marion Levy, Jr., and Kuo-heng Shih, The Rise of the Modern Chinese Business Class ( New York: Institute of Pacific Relations, 1949); Albert Feuerwerker, China's Early Industrialization: Sheng Hsuan-huai (1844-1916) and Mandarin Enterprise ( Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1958).
4.
Jane Kate Leonard and John R. Watt, eds., To Achieve Security and Wealth: The Qing Imperial State and the Economy, 1644-1911 ( Ithaca, NY: East Asia Program, Cornell University, 1992).
5.
Robert P. Gardella, "Qing Administration of the Tea Trade: Four Facets over Three Centuries", in Leonard and Watt, eds., To Achieve Security and Wealth; pp. 97-118.
6.
G. William Skinner, ed., The City in Late Imperial China (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1977); William T. Rowe, Hankow: Commerce and Society in a Chinese City, 1796-1889 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1984); Linda C. Johnson, Shanghai: From Market Town to Treaty Port, 1074-1858 (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1995).
7.
Susan Mann, Local Merchants and the Chinese Bureaucracy (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1987).
8.
Wellington K. K. Chan, Merchants, Mandarins, and Modern Enterprise in Late Ch'ing China ( Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1977); Kenneth Pomeranz, "'Traditional' Chinese Business and Capitalist Rationality Revisited: Family, Firm, and Financing in the History of the Yutang Co. of Jining, 1779-1956", Late Imperial China, 18, no. 1 ( June 1997), pp. 1-38.
9.
Redding, The Spirit of Chinese Capitalism; Francis Fukuyama, Trust: The Social Virtues and the Creation of Prosperity ( New York: Free Press, 1995).
10.
David Faure, "A Note on the Lineage in Business", Chinese Business History 1, no. 2 ( 1991), pp. 1-3; Madeleine Zelin, "The Rise and Fall of the Fu-Rong Salt-Yard Elite: Merchant Dominance in Late Qing China", in Joseph Esherick and Mary Rankin, eds., Chinese Local Elites and Patterns of Dominance ( Berkeley: University of California Press, 1990).
11.
Chi-cheung Choi, "Competition Among Brothers: The Kin Tye Lung Company"

-142-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this book

This book has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this book

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
Chinese Business History: Interpretive Trends and Priorities for the Future
Table of contents

Table of contents

Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Full screen
/ 192

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

"Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.