A Conceptual History of Chinese -Isms

The Modernization of Ideological Discourse, 1895–1925

Ivo Spira, University of Oslo

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€130,00
$166.00
ISBN13: 
9789004287877
E-ISBN: 
9789004292741
Publication Date: 
May 2015
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Hardback
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xii, 342 pp.
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2210-2884
Volume: 
4

edited by Christoph Anderl

Through a diachronic and comparative approach this book offers a comprehensive study of Zen Buddhist linguistic and rhetoric devices in China, Korea, and Japan. It draws a vivid picture of the complexity of Zen Buddhist literary production in interaction with doctrinal and ritual issues, as well...
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185562
E-ISBN: 
9789004206281
Publication date: 
November 2011
€141,00
$169.00

Lukáš Zádrapa

This book seeks to interpret the notorious word-class flexibility in Classical Chinese in a new way, based on a multi-disciplinary perspective and the theoretical background of cognitive linguistics. It focuses on the case of verbal and adverbial functions of nouns.
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Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004206311
E-ISBN: 
9789004206410
Publication date: 
June 2011
€130,00
$157.00

Edited by Hans Ulrich Vogel and Günter Dux, with an overview and introduction by Mark Elvin

A collective masterpiece that illuminates premodern Chinese ways of thinking about Nature by comparing them with Europe’s, thus also reshaping our understanding of the corresponding Western concepts, and using the frequent partial similarities in the context of overall contrasts to define the...
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185265
E-ISBN: 
9789004187511
Publication date: 
August 2010
€206,00
$249.00