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C.T. Hsia on Chinese literature

Author: Chih-tsing Hsia
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2004
Series: Masters of Chinese studies, v. 1
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Contains three essays that place Chinese literature in critical perspective, examining its substance and significance and questioning some of the critical approaches and methods adopted by Western  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
C.T. Hsia on Chinese literature.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2003043477
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Chih-tsing Hsia
ISBN: 0231129904 9780231129909
OCLC Number: 896998749
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 532 p.)
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Part I. Chinese Literature in Perspective Classical Chinese Literature: Its Reception Today as a Product of Traditional Culture Chinese Novels and American Critics: Reflections on Structure, Tradition, and Satire On the "Scientific" Study of Modern Chinese Literature: A Reply to Professor Prusek Part II. Traditional Drama An Introduction to The Romance of the Western Chamber Time and the Human Condition in the Plays of T'ang Hsien-tsu Part III. Traditional and Early Modern Fiction The Military Romance: A Genre of Chinese Fiction Archetype and Allegory in the Dream of the Red Chamber: A Critique The Scholar-Novelist and Chinese Culture: A Reappraisal of Ching-hua yuan Yen Fu and Liang Ch'i-ch'ao as Advocates of New Fiction The Travels of Lao Ts'an: An Exploration of Its Art and Meaning Hsu Chen-ya's Yu-li hun: An Essay in Literary History and Criticism Part IV. Modern Fiction Introduction to Modern Chinese Stories and Novellas, 1919-1949 The Korchin Banner Plains: A Biographical and Critical Study Residual Femininity: Women in Chinese Communist Fiction Foreword to Chinese Stories from Taiwan: 1960-1970 Black Tears: An Introduction to Peng Ko's Stories Notes Glossary Index
Series Title: Masters of Chinese studies, v. 1
Other Titles: Chinese literature
Responsibility: C.T. Hsia


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[These essays] stand as a remarkable critical legacy and record of one of the leading US experts on Chinese literature. Forum for Modern Language Studies

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