By Iona Man-Cheong
The booklet explores the trials and flexibilities of the exam process because it disciplined males for political existence and exhibits how the approach legitimated either the Manchu throne and the bulk non-Manchu elite. within the system's intricately articulated networks, we determine the steadiness of the Qing empire and the fault traces that will develop to destabilize it.
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