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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
A Cultural History of the Chinese Language
Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, c2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||1 online resource (v, 264 p.)|
|Contents:||Music, dance and the sound of poetry. Music, dance and words --
From pictures and graphs to words --
The music of poetry --
Painting, theatre and the imagery of poetry. History of painting --
Imagery and narrative of nature --
Rhythm and imagery of feeling --
Poetry on stage --
A few final words.
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It is a very good work
The author's main idea is that Chinese language is heavily impacted by the historical development of other forms of expression such as literature, dance, music, and theater. She skillfully explores the relationship between and among these media and sketches a compelling framework that can ignite...
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- Social Science.
- Language and languages.
- Chinese language -- History.
- Language and culture -- China.
- FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Chinese
- POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy
- SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
- SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
- Chinese language.
- Language and culture.