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The human tradition in premodern China

Author: Kenneth J Hammond
Publisher: Wilmington, Del : Scholarly Resources, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The Human Tradition in Premodern China is a collection of biographical essays revealing the variety and complexity of human experience in China from the earliest historical times to the dawn of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth J Hammond
ISBN: 0842029591 9780842029599 0842029583 9780842029582
OCLC Number: 695031681
Description: 172 Seiten.
Contents: Inhalt: Chronology --
Introduction --
1. The Royal Consort Fu Hao of the Shang, circa 1200 B.C.E. / Minna Haapanen --
2. Li Si: Chancellor of the Universe / Paul Rakita Goldin --
3. Lives and Times of the Political Public at the End of the Han / Howard L. Goodman --
4. Biography of Guan Lu / Andrew Meyer --
5. Quan Deyu and the Spread of Elite Culture in Tang China / Anthony Deblasi --
6. Yue Fei, 1103-1141 / Robert W. Foster --
7. Liu Chenweng: Ways of Being a Local Gentleman in Southern Song and Yuan China / Anne Gerritsen --
8. Fang Xiaoru: Moralistic Politics in the Early Ming / Peter Ditmanson --
9. The Eunuch Wang Zhen and the Ming Dynasty / Kenneth J. Hammond --
10. The Merchant Wang Zhen, 1424-1495 / Ina Asim --
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A welcome addition to our sources for the study of Chinese history, this book explores the diversity and complexity of life in China over a 2,700-year period and puts a human face on the processes Read more...

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