Ideology of Power and Power of Ideology in Early China

Edited by Yuri Pines, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Paul R. Goldin, University of Pennsylvania and Martin Kern, Princeton University

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€120,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004299290
E-ISBN: 
9789004299337
Publication Date: 
July 2015
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Hardback
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viii, 348 pp.
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ISSN: 
0169-9563
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124

Howard L. Goodman

This biography of the court scholar Xun Xu explores central areas of intellectual life in third-century China — court lyrics, music, metrology, pitch systems, archeology, and historiography. It clarifies the relevant source texts in order to reveal fierce debates. Besides solving technical...
Series: 
Volume: 
95
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183377
E-ISBN: 
9789004190214
Publication date: 
February 2010
€159,00
$192.00

Elizabeth Morrison

A study of the Northern Song Chan monk Qisong and his writings on Chan lineage, this book offers new arguments about Buddhist patriarchs, challenges assumptions about Chan masters, and provides insight into the interactions of Buddhists and the imperial court.
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Volume: 
94
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004183018
E-ISBN: 
9789004190221
Publication date: 
March 2010
€130,00
$157.00

Olivia Milburn

The Glory of Yue is the first translation into any Western language of the Yuejue shu, a collection of essays on history, literature, religion, architecture, economic thought, military science, and philosophy related to the ancient kingdoms of Wu and Yue, in present day eastern China.
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Volume: 
93
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179691
E-ISBN: 
9789047443995
Publication date: 
January 2010
€164,00
$198.00

Edited by Maghiel van Crevel, Tian Yuan Tan and Michel Hockx

Bringing together new research on Chinese literature and music by twenty-two scholars, on topics ranging from Tang poetry to women's writing and the internet, this collection pays tribute to Wilt Idema as a leading scholar in a field of tremendous scope and diversity.
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Volume: 
92
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004179066
E-ISBN: 
9789047441410
Publication date: 
November 2009
€159,00
$192.00

Edited by Doris Croissant, Catherine Vance Yeh and Joshua S. Mostow

Uniquely covering literary, visual and performative expressions of culture, this volume aims to correlate the conjunctions of nation building, gender and representation in late 19th and early 20th century China and Japan.
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Volume: 
91
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170193
E-ISBN: 
9789047443629
Publication date: 
August 2008
€132,00
$160.00

Mark Gamsa

A history of the translation, transmission and interpretation of modernist Russian literature in China during the first half of the 20th century, this book views modern Chinese literary culture from an original and revealing perspective. It is the first English-language study of the subject to...
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Volume: 
90
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004168442
E-ISBN: 
9789047443278
Publication date: 
August 2008
€158,00
$190.00

Daniel Bryant

Based on extensive use of contemporary historical and literary sources, this book offers a detailed account of the Ming poet Ho Ching-ming and his place in the Chinese poetic tradition, arguing for a reevaluation of the 'Archaist' school and Ming poetry in general within Chinese literary history.
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Volume: 
89
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004168176
E-ISBN: 
9789047433712
Publication date: 
July 2008
€232,00
$279.00

Tjalling H.F. Halbertsma, University of Groningen

Drawing on recent discoveries, this study reconstructs the material culture of the Christian Öngüt in Inner Mongolia. As much of this material no longer survives in the field, it provides an insight into the rise and disappearance of a Christian culture in Asia.
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Volume: 
88
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167087
E-ISBN: 
9789047443230
Publication date: 
July 2008
€157,00
$189.00

Izabella Łabędzka

This book argues that Gao Xingjian's Idea of Theatre can only be explained by his broad knowledge and use of various Chinese and Western theatrical, literary, artistic and philosophical traditions.
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Volume: 
87
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004168282
E-ISBN: 
9789047433743
Publication date: 
July 2008
€115,00
$140.00

Maghiel van Crevel

Chinese Poetry in Times of Mind, Mayhem and Money is a groundbreaking study covering a range of contemporary authors and issues, from Haizi to Yin Lichuan and from poetic rhythm to exile-bashing. Its rigorous scholarship, literary sensitivity and lively style make it eminently fit for classroom use.
Series: 
Volume: 
86
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004163829
E-ISBN: 
9789047442738
Publication date: 
October 2008
€148,00
$177.00

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