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Seven Essays on Art and Literature

Qian Zhongshu. Translated by: Duncan M. Campbell, Australian National University

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€127,00
$152.00
ISBN13: 
9789004270206
E-ISBN: 
9789004270213
Publication Date: 
February 2014
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
x, 286 pp.
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ISSN: 
2212-4772
Volume: 
1

Pei-yin Lin, University of London

This book provides a refreshing and comprehensive analysis on colonial Taiwanese literature. It accentuates its thematic and stylistic richness, challenges the reductive “collaboration-resistance” binary, and calls for a multifaceted literary commonwealth.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004344495
E-ISBN: 
9789004344501
Publication date: 
April 2017
€138,00
$159.00

Joshua Fogel, translator/editor, York University

The seven essays that comprise this volume address the actual processes by which a discreet number of terms in modern Chinese and Japanese came into being, how they outdistanced all competitors, and the persons and texts involved in the process.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290518
E-ISBN: 
9789004290525
Publication date: 
February 2015
€116,00
$138.00

Edited by Qian Suoqiao (钱锁桥), Newcastle University

Cross-cultural Studies: China and the World, A Festschrift in Honor of Professor Zhang Longxi collects twelve essays by eminent scholars across several disciplines in Chinese and cross-cultural studies to celebrate Zhang Longxi’s scholarly achievements.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284944
E-ISBN: 
9789004284951
Publication date: 
February 2015
€140,00
$179.00

Bede Benjamin Bidlack, Saint Anselm College

With In Good Company, Bede Benjamin Bidlack derives a theory of the body from the French Jesuit Pierre Teilhard de Chardin using his own, first-time translation of the thought of Daoist Xiao Yingsou.
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288515
E-ISBN: 
9789004288522
Publication date: 
February 2015
€112,00
$138.00

Edited by Christian Schwermann, Universität Bonn and Raji C. Steineck, Universität Zürich

Did East Asian literatures lack a concept of authorship before their integration into classical modernity? Distinguishing various author functions, which can be distributed among several individuals, this edited volume covers the whole spectrum from composite to individual forms of authorship.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004279414
E-ISBN: 
9789004279421
Publication date: 
July 2014
€114,00
$138.00

Ying Xiong, Free University of Berlin

By exploring the rich terrain of Japanese colonial literature in Taiwan and Manchuria, Representing Empire investigates the interplay between imperialism, nationalism, and Pan-Asianism during the era of Japan’s territorial expansion in Asia.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004310728
E-ISBN: 
9789004274112
Publication date: 
November 2015
€37,00
$49.00

Ying Xiong, Free University of Berlin

By exploring the rich terrain of Japanese colonial literature in Taiwan and Manchuria, Representing Empire investigates the interplay between imperialism, nationalism, and Pan-Asianism during the era of Japan’s territorial expansion in Asia.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004274105
E-ISBN: 
9789004274112
Publication date: 
June 2014
€154,00
$185.00

Edited by Peng Hsiao-yen and Isabelle Rabut

In Modern China and the West: Translation and Cultural Mediation, the authors investigate the significant role translation plays in cultural mediation. Transnational organizations that bring about cross-cultural interactions as well as regulating authorities, in the form of both nation-states and...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270237
E-ISBN: 
9789004270220
Publication date: 
March 2014
€149,00
$179.00