Mapping the Old Zhuang Character Script

A Vernacular Writing System from Southern China

David Holm, National Chengchi University

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€216,00
$272.00
ISBN13: 
9789004223691
E-ISBN: 
9789004242166
Publication Date: 
February 2013
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Hardback
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xx, 868 pp.
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0169-9520
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28

Edited by Donald Harper, University of Chicago and Marc Kalinowski, École Pratique des Hautes Études, Paris

Books of Fate and Popular Culture in Early China is a comprehensive introduction to the daybook manuscripts found in Warring States, Qin, and Han tombs (453 BCE–220 CE) and intended for use in daily life.
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Volume: 
33
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310193
E-ISBN: 
9789004349315
Publication date: 
November 2017
€165,00
$190.00

Edited by Vincent Goossaert, CNRS-EPHE, Paris, Jan Kiely, Chinese University of Hong Kong, and John Lagerwey, Chinese University of Hong Kong

This book examines the transformation of values in China since 1850, first in the “secular” realms of economics, science, medicine, aesthetics, media and gender, and then in each of the major religions (Confucianism, Buddhism, Daoism, Christianity) and in Marxist discourse.
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Volume: 
32
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290983
E-ISBN: 
9789004304642
Publication date: 
October 2015
€275,00
$358.00

Edited by Antje Richter, University of Colorado

Dedicated to the study of Chinese epistolary literature and culture from the early empire to the twentieth century, the twenty-five essays of A History of Chinese Letters and Epistolary Culture discuss a wealth of epistolary topics and provide numerous translations.
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Volume: 
31
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004291751
E-ISBN: 
9789004292123
Publication date: 
May 2015
€240,00
$305.00

Paul W. Kroll, Professor of Chinese at the University of Colorado. With the assistance of William Baxter, William G. Boltz, David R. Knechtges, Y. Edmund Lien, Antje Richter, Matthias L. Richter, Ding Xiang Warner.

A Student’s Dictionary of Classical and Medieval Chinese is the long-desired Chinese – English reference work for all those reading texts dating from the Warring States period through the Tang dynasty, and beyond. Comprising 8,000+ characters, arranged alphabetically by Pinyin, with an index by ...
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Volume: 
30
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324787
Publication date: 
January 2017
€199,00
$239.00

Edited by John Lagerwey, Chinese University of Hong Kong and Pierre Marsone, Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes, Paris

Defining religion as “value systems in practice”, Modern Chinese Religion is a multi-disciplinary work that shows the processes of rationalization and interiorization at work in the rituals, self-cultivation practices, thought, and iconography of Buddhism, Daoism, and Confucianism in the 10th...
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Volume: 
29
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004208506
E-ISBN: 
9789004271647
Publication date: 
December 2014
€286,00
$365.00

Edited by Wang Ban

In spite of dislocations and ruptures in China’s revolutionary language, to rethink this discourse is to revisit a history in terms of sedimented layers of linguistic meanings and political aspirations. Earlier meanings of revolutionary words may persist or coexist with non-revolutionary rivals....
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Volume: 
27
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004188600
E-ISBN: 
9789004188617
Publication date: 
October 2010
€144,00
$172.00

Edited by Mireille Delmas-Marty and Pierre-Étienne Will. Translated by Naomi Norberg.

This landmark volume deals with such essential questions as: What points of departure, or resources, can be identified in Chinese history and culture for what we call 'democracy'? What are, and have been, their potential for development in a modern China confronted with powerful Western...
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Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004178717
Publication date: 
December 2011
€261,00
$315.00

Edited by David R. Knechtges, University of Washington and Taiping Chang, University of Washington

The long-awaited, first Western-language reference guide, this work offers a wealth of information on writers, genres, literary schools and terms of the Chinese literary tradition from earliest times to the seventh century C.E. Indispensable for scholars and students of pre-modern Chinese...
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Volume: 
25/3-4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004267886
E-ISBN: 
9789004271852
Publication date: 
September 2014
€199,00
$239.00

Edited by David R. Knechtges, University of Washington and Taiping Chang, University of Washington

The long-awaited, first Western-language reference guide, this work offers a wealth of information on writers, genres, literary schools and terms of the Chinese literary tradition from earliest times to the seventh century C.E. Indispensable for scholars and students of pre-modern Chinese...
Series: 
Volume: 
25/2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004192409
E-ISBN: 
9789004201644
Publication date: 
October 2013
€199,00
$239.00

Edited by David R. Knechtges and Taiping Chang

The long-awaited, first Western-language reference guide, this work offers a wealth of information on writers, genres, literary schools and terms of the Chinese literary tradition from earliest times to the seventh century C.E. Indispensable for scholars and students of pre-modern Chinese...
Series: 
Volume: 
25/1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004191273
E-ISBN: 
9789047444664
Publication date: 
September 2010
€204,00
$246.00

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