Talk Mandarin Today (CD) / Edition 1

Talk Mandarin Today (CD) / Edition 1

by A. C. Graham, Roger Hutchinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 9629961172

ISBN-13: 9789629961176

Pub. Date: 10/20/2004

Publisher: Chinese University Press, The

This a general account of the school of Mo-tzu, its social basis as a movement of craftsmen, its isolated place in the Chinese tradition, and the nature of its later contributions to logic, ethics, and science. It assesses the relation of Mohist thinking to the structure of the Chinese language, and grapples with the textual dynamics of later Mohist writings,

Overview

This a general account of the school of Mo-tzu, its social basis as a movement of craftsmen, its isolated place in the Chinese tradition, and the nature of its later contributions to logic, ethics, and science. It assesses the relation of Mohist thinking to the structure of the Chinese language, and grapples with the textual dynamics of later Mohist writings, particularly in regard to grammar and style, technical terminology, the use and significance of stock examples, and overall organization. Includes edited and annotated Chinese text with an English translation and commentary, a glossary, and a photographic reproduction of the unemended text from the Taoist Patrology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789629961176
Publisher:
Chinese University Press, The
Publication date:
10/20/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
700
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 5.60(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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