Tradition and Modernity

A Humanist View

Chen Lai. Translated by Edmund Ryden

Status: 
€144,00
$192.00
ISBN13: 
9789004165786
E-ISBN: 
9789047443155
Publication Year: 
2009
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
x, 386 pp.
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ISSN: 
1874-8023
Volume: 
3

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 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

Hong Zicheng. Translated by Michael M. Day

This groundbreaking book by the eminent Peking University professor Hong Zicheng covers the literary scene in China during the 1949-1999 period, primarily focusing on fiction, poetry, drama, and prose writing.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004157545
Publication date: 
October 2007