China's examination hell : the civil service examinations of Imperial China /
by Ichisada Miyazaki ; translated by Conrad Schirokauer.
1st ed. --
New York : Weatherhill, 1976.
145 p. ; 24 cm.
0834801043 :
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New York : Weatherhill, 1976.
0834801043 :
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Includes index.
Translation of Kakyo.
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Bibliography: p. 131-135.
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Table of Contents
Introductionp. 7
Preparing for the Examinationsp. 13
the District and Prefectural Examinationsp. 18
the Qualifying Examinationp. 26
the "Annual" and Special Preliminary Examinationsp. 33
the Provincial Examination and Reexaminationp. 39
the Metropolitan Examination and Reexaminationp. 66
the Palace Examination and the Court Reviewp. 74
the Military Examination Systemp. 102
the Special Examinationsp. 107
an Evaluation of the Examination Systemp. 111
Appendix Suggestions for Further Readingp. 131
Important Events in the Chronology of the Examination Systemp. 137
Glossary-Indexp. 139
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