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The human tradition in premodern China

Author: Kenneth J Hammond
Publisher: Wilmington (DE) : Scholarly Resources, cop. 2002.
Series: Human tradition around the world, no. 4
Edition/Format:   Print book : 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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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth J Hammond
ISBN: 0842029591 9780842029599
OCLC Number: 898668154
Description: XX, 172 str. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Chapter 1 Chronology Chapter 2 Introduction Chapter 3 The Royal Consort Fu Hao of the Shang, c. 1200 B.C.E. Chapter 4 Li Si: Chancellor of the Universe Chapter 5 Lives and Times of the Political Public at the End of the Han Chapter 6 Biography of Guan Lu Chapter 7 Quan Deyu and the Spread of Elite Culture in Tang China Chapter 8 Yue Fei, 1103-1141 Chapter 9 Liu Chenweng: Ways of Being a Local Gentleman in Southern Song and Yuan China Chapter 10 Fang Xiaoru: Moralistic Politics in the Early Ming Chapter 11 The Eunuch Wang Zhen and the Ming Dynasty Chapter 12 The Merchant Wang Zhen, 1424-1495 Chapter 13 Websites Chapter 14 Index
Series Title: Human tradition around the world, no. 4
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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