Word-Class Flexibility in Classical Chinese

Verbal and Adverbial Uses of Nouns

Lukáš Zádrapa

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€116,00
$154.00
ISBN13: 
9789004206311
E-ISBN: 
9789004206410
Publication Date: 
June 2011
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xii, 256 pp.
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ISSN: 
2210-2884
Volume: 
2

edited by Christoph Anderl

Through a diachronic and comparative approach this book offers a comprehensive study of Zen Buddhist linguistic and rhetoric devices in China, Korea, and Japan. It draws a vivid picture of the complexity of Zen Buddhist literary production in interaction with doctrinal and ritual issues, as well...
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Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185562
Publication date: 
November 2011

Edited by Hans Ulrich Vogel and Günter Dux, with an overview and introduction by Mark Elvin

A collective masterpiece that illuminates premodern Chinese ways of thinking about Nature by comparing them with Europe’s, thus also reshaping our understanding of the corresponding Western concepts, and using the frequent partial similarities in the context of overall contrasts to define...
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185265
Publication date: 
August 2010