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The People's Peking Man: Popular Science and Human Identity in Twentieth-Century China by  Sigrid Schmalzer - Paperback - 2008 - from House of Our Own and Biblio.co.uk

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The People's Peking Man: Popular Science and Human Identity in Twentieth-Century China

by Schmalzer, Sigrid

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Chicago, IL, U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 2008. This is a social history of Chinese paleoanthropology that explores Chinese assumptions about human nature and identity, the popularization of scientific knowledge, and the changing political cultures of modern China (brown pictorial cover; a bright, clean, tight copy in nearly perfect condition; in stock & available for immediate shipment from an independent bookstore). Trade Paperback. As New.

Includes bibliographical references and index.




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