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2 edition of Chinese civil service. found in the catalog.

Chinese civil service.

Otto P. N. Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel

Chinese civil service.

by Otto P. N. Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel

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Published by Australian National University in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Civil service -- China.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesGeorge Ernest Morrison lecture in ethnology,, 19
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJQ1512 .V3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p.
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6260971M
      LC Control Number58044087
      OCLC/WorldCa5704693

      The Communist Revolution started in , and later the Chinese had to to fight off the Japanese invasion with the the help of the United states. Once the Japanese surrendered, at the end of world war 2, the Chinese Civil War strengthened. This was without a doubt the worst and most violent events in the history of China, and it lasted for four miserable years between   Civil service examinations were held for 1, years in imperial China for those wanting to enter the state bureaucracy and were based on Author: Sarah Zheng.

      Civil Service Examination System The world's first written civil service examination system instituted by the Tang. These exams helped to unite the Chinese state by making knowledge of a specific language and Confucian classics the only route to power. The Chinese examinations invite comparison, but the Chinese case is unique in that the system of civil service examinations stood alone as the preferred route to success, in contrast to the number of alternative examination systems that are available in most modern countries.

      The Confucian Classics & the Civil Service Examinations. Although the civil service examination system as such is perhaps more aptly categorized under “government” than “religion,” it is discussed in this unit to highlight the central role that the examination system played in the dissemination of the Confucian worldview throughout traditional Chinese society. Her Majesty's Home Civil Service, also known as Her Majesty's Civil Service or the Home Civil Service, is the permanent bureaucracy or secretariat of Crown employees that supports Her Majesty's Government, which is composed of a cabinet of ministers chosen by the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, as well as two of the three Minister responsible: Rt Hon. Boris Johnson .


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Chinese civil service by Otto P. N. Berkelbach Van der Sprenkel Download PDF EPUB FB2

Although mainly drawing on materials in Qing dynasty, its historical survey and thoughtful evaluation on the Chinese civil examination makes its content well-rounded.

The only issue I have is that the book quoted lots of folklore speaking to normal people's pathos about the civil examination system; it also makes Daoist and Buddhist references here and there while Cited by: The upside: it is a very good, fast, readable introduction, about layers deep, to the Chinese Civil War.

If you just want to know the basics, this book is a good place to stop; if you want to dig in to an expert level, this book is a good place to start/5(13).

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Van der Sprenkel, Otto P.N. Berkelbach. Chinese civil service. Canberra, Australian National University, This book examines the implementation and performance of the on-going civil service reforms in China.

Using the principal-agent framework, the author draw upon key case studies showing how the reforms affect civil servants’ incentives and behavior in the local context and the Chinese leadership’s control over the bureaucracy.

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Out of the ashes of Imperial China arose two new conte /5. After having read Peter Harmsen's Shanghai Stalingrad on the Yangtze, I ordered the three Osprey Men At Arm series books by Philip Jowett (Chinese civil war armies, Chinese warlord armies, the Chinese army).

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Written by one of the foremost historians of Chinese institutions, this book focuses on China's civil service examination system in its final and most elaborate phase during the Ch'ing dynasty. All aspects of this labyrinthine system are explored: the types of questions, the style and form in which they were to be answered, the problem of cheating, and the psychological and financial.

The Chinese Civil War was a civil war in China fought between the Kuomintang (KMT)-led government of the Republic of China (ROC) and the Communist Party of China (CPC) lasting intermittently between and The war is generally divided into two phases with an interlude: from August tothe KMT-CPC Alliance collapsed during the Northern Date: 1 August – 22 December  (9.

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This is the first book of Wang Xiofang to be translated in English and after reading this wonderful satire of public service in China, I wait in anticipation of more.

Xiofang writes from the position of experience as he was a career civil servant - which in ancient China and it appears in the Republic of China is a respectable position/5. Thus began the civil service that would run the Chinese government for over years.

Examinations In order to become a civil servant, people had to take tests. The better they did on the tests, the higher position they could get in the civil service.

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The discussion then turns to critical issues in the management of the civil service including selection, performance management, motivation, and discipline and corruption.

2. Background.