Sources of Chinese Tradition: Volume 1: From Earliest Times to 1600 / Edition 2

Sources of Chinese Tradition: Volume 1: From Earliest Times to 1600 / Edition 2

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by Wm de Bary, Richard Lufrano, Joseph Adler, Irene Bloom
     
 

Widely used and praised for almost forty years as an authoritative resource for scholars and students and as a thorough and engaging introduction for general readers, Sources of Chinese Tradition, Volume 1 has been dramatically updated to reflect recent scholarly developments, with extensive material on popular thought and religion, social roles, and women's

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Widely used and praised for almost forty years as an authoritative resource for scholars and students and as a thorough and engaging introduction for general readers, Sources of Chinese Tradition, Volume 1 has been dramatically updated to reflect recent scholarly developments, with extensive material on popular thought and religion, social roles, and women's education. This edition features new translations of more than half the works from the first edition, as well as many new selections.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231109390
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
01/21/2000
Series:
Introduction to Asian Civilizations Series
Edition description:
second edition
Pages:
944
Sales rank:
449,199
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.19(h) x 1.84(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Self and Society in the MingNeo-Confucian Education, by Wm. Thedore deBaryIdeological Foundations of Late Imperial China, by Wm. Theodore deBary, Edward Farmer, John DardessZhu Xi's Neo-Confucian Program, by Wm. Theodore deBaryNeo-Confucianism: The Philosophy of Human Nature and the Way of the SageThe Confucian Revival in the SongSocial Life and Political Culture in the Tang4. The Confucian Revival and Neo-ConfucianismSchools of Buddhist Practice, by Leon Hurvitz, Daniel Stevenson, Philip B. Yampolsky, Chun-fang YuSchools of Buddhist Doctrine, by Leon Hurvitz, Burton Watson, Daniel Stevenson, George Tanabe, Wing-Tsit ChanThe Introduction of Buddhism, by Leon Hurvitz, Tsai Heng-tingDaoist Religion, by Franciscus Verellen, Nathan Sivin, et al.Learning of the Mysterious, by Richard John Lynn, Wing-tsit Chan, Irene Bloom3. Later Daoism and Mahyana Buddhism in ChinaThe Great Han Historians, by Burton WatsonThe Economic Order, by Burton Watson, Wm. Theodore deBaryThe Imperial Order and Han SynthesesSyncretic Visions of State, Society, and Cosmos, by Harold Roth, Sarah Queen, Nathan SivinThe Han Reaction to Qin Despotism2. The Making of a Classical CultureLegalists and MilitaristsThe Evolution of the Confucian Tradition in AntiquityThe Way of Laozi and ZhuangziMozi: Utilitarianism, Uniformity, and Universal Love, by Burton WatsonConfucius and the Analects, by Irene BloomClassical Sources of Chinese Tradition, by Burton Watson, David S. Nivison, Irene BloomThe Oracle-Bone Inscriptions of the Late Shang Dynasty, by David N. Keightley1. The Chinese Tradition in Antiquity

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