A History of Contemporary Chinese Literature

Hong Zicheng. Translated by Michael M. Day

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€113,00
$150.00
ISBN13: 
9789004157545
E-ISBN: 
9789047422143
Publication Date: 
October 2007
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xx, 636 pp.
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ISSN: 
1874-8023
Volume: 
1

Luo Zhitian, Peking University; Translated by Lane Harris, Furman University and Mei Chun

Luo Zhitian's Inheritance within Rupture is a multi-faceted exploration of how Chinese scholars understood modernity and tradition, historical ruptures and cultural continuties in the late Qing and early Republic (1890s-1940s).
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Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004247796
Expected: 
January 2015

Ge Zhaoguang, Fudan University; Translated by Michael S. Duke, University of British Columbia and Josephine Chiu-Duke, University of British Columbia

A history of traditional Chinese thought with a new perspective, emphasizing contextualization and the complex dynamics between intellectual thought and its historical situations. It illuminates the significance of the Chinese world order, its underlying value system, the origins of Chinese...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004171756
Publication date: 
January 2014

Rong Xinjiang, Beijing University; Translated by: Imre Galambos, University of Cambridge

In Eighteen Lectures on Dunhuang, Professor Rong Xinjiang provides a reliable, yet accessible, overview of the discovery of the Dunhuang manuscripts, the emergence of the field of Dunhuang studies and its contribution to scholarship both in China and the West.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250420
Publication date: 
June 2013

Luo Yuming. Translated by Ye Yang

Adopting new theoretical perspectives and using updated research, this book by a leading Chinese scholar seeks to provide a coherent, panoramic description of the development of premodern Chinese literature and its major characteristics.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004203662
Publication date: 
June 2011

Chen Lai. Translated by Edmund Ryden

In this collection of essays written over a period of some twenty years (1987-2006), Chen Lai reflects on the question in an informative and original way. He reads behind the political slogans and engages with the thought both of Max Weber, Talcott Parsons and Western sociology, and...
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004165786
Publication date: 
June 2009

Chen Pingyuan. Translated by Michel Hockx, with Maria af Sandeberg, Uganda Sze Pui Kwan, Christopher Neil Payne, and Christopher Rosenmeier

Touches of History represents a groundbreaking attempt to return to a study of “May Fourth” that is solidly grounded in historical fact. Favouring smaller stories over grand narratives, concentrating on unknown, marginal materials rather than familiar key documents, and highlighting &...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004157538
Publication date: 
May 2011