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The human tradition in premodern China

Author: Kenneth James Hammond
Publisher: Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources, 2002.
Series: Human tradition around the world, no. 4.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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
History
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth James Hammond
ISBN: 0842029583 9780842029582 0842029591 9780842029599
OCLC Number: 869140164
Notes: Http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/fy032/2002017618.html.
Description: xx, 172 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 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.
Series Title: Human tradition around the world, no. 4.
Other Titles: Premodern China
Responsibility: edited by Kenneth J. Hammond.
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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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