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Author: Wendy Swartz; Robert Ford Campany; Yang Lu
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2013.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Swartz, Wendy.
Early Medieval China : A Sourcebook.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Swartz; Robert Ford Campany; Yang Lu
ISBN: 9780231531009 0231531001
OCLC Number: 1058463338
Notes: 24. On Political and Personal Fate: Three Selections from Jiang Yan's Prose and Verse, by Paul W. Kroll.
Description: 1 online resource (745 pages)
Contents: Table of Contents ; Chronological Contents ; Acknowledgments ; A Note on the Translations ; Abbreviations ; Introduction ; Part I. The North and the South by Jessey J.C. Choo ; 1. Return to the North? The Debate on Moving the Capital Back to Luoyang, by Jessey J.C. Choo ; 2. The Disputation at Pengcheng: Accounts from the Wei shu and the Song shu, by Albert E. Dien ; 3. Between Imitation and Mockery: The Southern Treatments of Northern Cultures, by Jessey J.C. Choo ; 4. Literary Imagination of the North and South, by Ping Wang ; Part II. Governing Mechanisms and Social Reality by Yang Lu. 5. Managing Locality in Early Medieval China: Evidence from Changsha, by Yang Lu 6. Classical Scholarship in the Shu Region: The Case of Qiao Zhou, by J. Michael Farmer ; 7. Ranking Men and Assessing Talent: Xiahou Xuan's Response to an Inquiry by Sima Yi, by Timothy M. Davis ; 8. On Land and Wealth: Liu Zishang's "Petition on Closing Off Mountains and Lakes" and Yang Xi's "Discussion on Abolishing Old Regulations Regarding Mountains and Marshes", by Charles Holcombe ; 9. Crime and Punishment: The Case of Liu Hui in the Wei shu, by Jen-der Lee. 10. Marriage and Social Status: Shen Yue's "Impeaching Wang Yuan", by David R. Knechtges 11. Religion and Society on the Silk Road: The Inscriptional Evidence from Turfan, by Huaiyu Chen ; Part III. Cultural Capital by Wendy Swartz ; 12. The Art of Discourse: Xi Kang's "Sound Is Without Sadness or Joy", by Robert Ashmore ; 13. Poetry on the Mysterious: The Writings of Sun Chuo, by Paul W. Kroll ; 14. The Art of Poetry Writing: Liu Xiaochuo's "Becoming the Number-One Person for the Number-One Position", by Ping Wang ; 15. Six Poems from a Liang Dynasty Princely Court, by Xiaofei Tian. 16. Pei Ziye's "Discourse on Insect Carving", by Jack W. Chen 17. Classifying the Literary Tradition: Zhi Yu's "Discourse on Literary Compositions Divided by Genre", by Wendy Swartz ; 18. Zhong Rong's Preface to Grades of the Poets, by Stephen Owen ; 19. Book Collecting and Cataloging in the Age of Manuscript Culture: Xiao Yi's Master of the Golden Tower and Ruan Xiaoxu's Preface to Seven Records, by Xiaofei Tian ; Part IV. Imaging Self and Other by Wendy Swartz ; 20. Biographies of Recluses: Huangfu Mi's Accounts of High-Minded Men, by Alan Berkowitz. 21. Classifications of People and Conduct: Selections from Liu Shao's Treatise on Personality and Liu Yiqing's Recent Anecdotes from the Talk of the Ages, by Jack W. Chen 22. The Literary Community at the Court of the Liang Crown Prince, by Ping Wang ; 23. Self-Narration: Tao Yuanming's "Biography of the Master of Five Willows" and Yuan Can's "Biography of the Master of Wonderful Virtue", by Wendy Swartz ; 24. On Political and Personal Fate: Three Selections from Jiang Yan's Prose and Verse, by Paul W. Kroll.


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