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The Resource Heritage of China : contemporary perspectives on Chinese civilization, edited by Paul S. Ropp ; contributors, T.H. Barrett ... [et al.]

Heritage of China : contemporary perspectives on Chinese civilization, edited by Paul S. Ropp ; contributors, T.H. Barrett ... [et al.]

Label
Heritage of China : contemporary perspectives on Chinese civilization
Title
Heritage of China
Title remainder
contemporary perspectives on Chinese civilization
Statement of responsibility
edited by Paul S. Ropp ; contributors, T.H. Barrett ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS721
LC item number
.H45 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ropp, Paul S.
  • Barrett, Timothy Hugh
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
China
Label
Heritage of China : contemporary perspectives on Chinese civilization, edited by Paul S. Ropp ; contributors, T.H. Barrett ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-355) and index
Contents
Western perceptions of China from the late sixteenth century to the present / Jonathan Spence -- Early civilization in China : reflections on how it became Chinese / David N. Keightley -- The evolution of government in China / Jack L. Dull -- Sage kings and laws in the Chinese and Greek traditions / Karen Turner -- The Confucian tradition in Chinese history / Tu Wei-ming -- Religious traditions in Chinese civilization : Buddhism and Taoism / T.H. Barrett -- Science and medicine in Chinese history / Nathan Sivin -- Women, marriage, and the family in Chinese history / Patricia Ebrey -- Chinese economic history in comparative perspective / Albert Feuerwerker -- Modern Chinese social history in comparative perspective / William T. Rowe -- Chinese art and its impact on the West / Michael Sullivan -- Poetry in the Chinese tradition / Stephen Owen -- The distinctive art of Chinese fiction / Paul S. Ropp
Control code
ocm20092673
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 369 p.
Isbn
9780520064416
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
89037365
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Heritage of China : contemporary perspectives on Chinese civilization, edited by Paul S. Ropp ; contributors, T.H. Barrett ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-355) and index
Contents
Western perceptions of China from the late sixteenth century to the present / Jonathan Spence -- Early civilization in China : reflections on how it became Chinese / David N. Keightley -- The evolution of government in China / Jack L. Dull -- Sage kings and laws in the Chinese and Greek traditions / Karen Turner -- The Confucian tradition in Chinese history / Tu Wei-ming -- Religious traditions in Chinese civilization : Buddhism and Taoism / T.H. Barrett -- Science and medicine in Chinese history / Nathan Sivin -- Women, marriage, and the family in Chinese history / Patricia Ebrey -- Chinese economic history in comparative perspective / Albert Feuerwerker -- Modern Chinese social history in comparative perspective / William T. Rowe -- Chinese art and its impact on the West / Michael Sullivan -- Poetry in the Chinese tradition / Stephen Owen -- The distinctive art of Chinese fiction / Paul S. Ropp
Control code
ocm20092673
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 369 p.
Isbn
9780520064416
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
89037365
Other physical details
ill., maps

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