Text, Performance, and Gender in Chinese Literature and Music

Essays in Honor of Wilt Idema

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

Status: 
€153,00
$188.00
ISBN13: 
9789004179066
E-ISBN: 
9789047441410
Publication Date: 
November 2009
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 468 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
0169-9563
Volume: 
92

Rafe de Crespigny, Australian National University

Rafe de Crespigny provides the first account in a Western language of one of the great dynasties of China, which dominated east Asia but collapsed in dramatic fashion at the end of the second century AD.
Series: 
Volume: 
134
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004324916
Expected: 
September 2016
€167,00
$200.00

Edited by Thomas Jülch, Ghent University

The Middle Kingdom and the Dharma Wheel comprises seven articles relating to saṃgha-state relations in Chinese history from the early Tang to the Qing dynasty.
Series: 
Volume: 
133
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004309654
E-ISBN: 
9789004322585
Publication date: 
June 2016
€149,00
$179.00

Jui-sung Yang, National Chengchi University, Taiwan

In Body, Ritual and Identity: A New Interpretation of Yan Yuan, Yang Jui-sung has demonstrated that the complexity of Yan’s ideas and his hatred for Zhu Xi in particular need be interpreted in light of his traumatic life experiences, his frustration over the fall of the Ming dynasty, and anxiety...
Series: 
Volume: 
132
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315457
E-ISBN: 
9789004318731
Publication date: 
May 2016
€92,00
$110.00

George Kam Wah Mak

Looking into the translation, publication, circulation and use of the Mandarin Bible, this book examines the relationship between Protestant Bible translation and the development of Mandarin into the national language of China during the late Qing and Republican era.
Series: 
Volume: 
131
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004316270
Expected: 
October 2016
€125,00
$150.00

Ulrich Lau, University of Hamburg and Thies Staack, University of Heidelberg

In Legal Practice, Ulrich Lau and Thies Staack offer a richly annotated translation of criminal case records from the pre-imperial period of Qin (between 246 BC and 222 BC) and shed new light on the Qin administration of justice.
Series: 
Volume: 
130
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315433
E-ISBN: 
9789004315655
Publication date: 
May 2016
€134,00
$160.00

Zornica Kirkova, Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin-Preußischer Kulturbesitz

This book examines representations of Daoist xian immortality in a broad range of versified literature from the Han until the end of the Six Dynasties and explores the complex interaction between poetry and Daoist religion in early medieval China.
Series: 
Volume: 
129
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004311565
E-ISBN: 
9789004313699
Publication date: 
March 2016
€125,00
$150.00

Translated and annotated by Olivia Milburn, Seoul National University

The Spring and Autumn Annals of Master Yan is one of the most important works concerning statecraft to survive from ancient China, here made accessible to English-language readers for the first time.
Series: 
Volume: 
128
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004309371
E-ISBN: 
9789004309661
Publication date: 
January 2016
€161,00
$193.00

Jennifer Eichman, SOAS, University of London

Through a detailed analysis of epistolary writing, A Late Sixteenth-Century Chinese Buddhist Fellowship brings to life a lay disciple network associated with the monk Zhuhong (1535-1615) and his nemesis, the Yangming Confucian Zhou Rudeng 周汝登 (1547-1629).
Series: 
Volume: 
127
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305137
E-ISBN: 
9789004308459
Publication date: 
January 2016
€139,00
$180.00

Anthony J. Barbieri-Low, University of California, Santa Barbara, and Robin D.S. Yates, McGill University

In Law, State, and Society in Early Imperial China, Anthony J. Barbieri-Low and Robin D.S. Yates offer the first detailed study and translation into English of two important early Chinese legal texts from the Han dynasty (206 BCE-220 CE).
Series: 
Volume: 
126
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292833
E-ISBN: 
9789004300538
Publication date: 
November 2015
€299,00
$389.00

Edited by Christopher Rea, University of British Columbia

China’s Literary Cosmopolitans offers a comprehensive introduction to the intertwined literary careers of Qian Zhongshu (1910-98) and Yang Jiang (b. 1911) and explains why they have come to represent compelling models of Chinese-centric literary cosmopolitanism.
Series: 
Volume: 
125
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004299962
E-ISBN: 
9789004299979
Publication date: 
July 2015
€110,00
$142.00

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