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The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology is a contemporary landmark volume that defines the field and outlines new directions in research. Divided into four sections, each edited by leading figures in social anthropology, this exhaustive Handbook covers interfaces, places, methodologies and futures. Within each section authors at the leading edge of the discipline contribute in-depth chapters on the central principles and latest developments in their area of expertise.
Chapter 2.8: The Emerging Socio-Cultural Anthropology of Emerging China
The Emerging Socio-Cultural Anthropology of Emerging China
A Road Map
The anthropology of China presents several problems for the would-be chronicler.
First, the sheer size and age of the country: 1.3 billion people in an area the size of the United States, with 55 officially recognized ethnic groups ...