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Introduction to Literary Chinese 2ed

by Michael A Fuller Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
11/2004
ISBN:
9780674017269
Format:
Pbk 384 pages

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Picturing the True Form: Daoist Visual Culture in Traditional China

by Shih-shan Susan Huang Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
01/2015
ISBN:
9780674504288
Format:
Pb+ 526 pages

Picturing the True Form investigates the long-neglected visual culture of Daoism, China’s primary indigenous religion, from the...

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State and Economy in Republican China: A Handbook for Scholars

by William C Kirby, Man-houng Lin and James Chin Shih Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
08/2001
ISBN:
9780674003675
Format:
Hbk 528 pages

This manual for students focuses on archival research in the economic and business history of the Republican era (1911a1949)....

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Taiwan's Imagined Geography: Chinese Colonial Travel Writing and Pictures, 1683-1895

by Emma Jinhua Teng Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
03/2006
ISBN:
9780674021198
Format:
Pbk 400 pages

Until 300 years ago, the Chinese considered Taiwan a "land beyond the seas," a "ball of mud" inhabited by "naked and tattooed...

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Efficacious Landscape: On the Authorities of Painting at the Northern Song Court

by Foong Ping Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
07/2015
ISBN:
9780674417151
Format:
Hbk 318 pages

Ink landscape painting is a distinctive feature of the Northern Song, and painters of this era produced some of the most celebrated...

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Undiscovered Country: Text, Translation, and Modernity in the Work of Yanagita Kunio

by Melek Ortabasi Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
08/2014
ISBN:
9780674492004
Format:
Hbk 344 pages

Yanagita Kunio (1875-1962) was a public intellectual who played a pivotal role in shaping modern Japan's cultural identity. A...

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Anarchist Modernity: Cooperatism and Japanese-Russian Intellectual Relations in Modern Japan

by Sho Konishi Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
09/2013
ISBN:
9780674073319
Format:
Hbk 426 pages

Mid-nineteenth century Russian radicals who witnessed the Meiji Restoration saw it as the most sweeping revolution in recent history...

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Escape from the Wasteland: Romanticism and Realism in the Fiction of Mishima Yukio and Oe Kenzaburo

by Susan Napier Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
04/1996
ISBN:
9780674261815
Format:
Pbk 0 pages

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Worldly Stage: Theatricality in Seventeenth-Century China

by Sophie Volpp Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
05/2011
ISBN:
9780674021440
Format:
Hbk 350 pages

In seventeenth-century China, as formerly disparate social spheres grew closer, the theater began to occupy an important ideological...

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Tokyo War Crimes Trial: The Pursuit of Justice in the Wake of World War II

by Yuma Totani Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
04/2009
ISBN:
9780674033399
Format:
Pb+ 350 pages

This book assesses the historical significance of the International Military Tribunal for the Far East (IMTFE)acommonly called...

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Martial Spectacles of the Ming Court

by David M Robinson Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
11/2013
ISBN:
9780674073371
Format:
Hbk 437 pages

Like most empires, the Ming court sponsored grand displays of dynastic strength and military prowess. Covering the first two centuries...

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Chinese-English Dictionary (A Chinese-English Dictionary Compiled for the China Inland Mission): Revised American Edition

by Robert Henry Mathews Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
01/1943
ISBN:
9780674123502
Format:
Hbk 1248 pages

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From Foot Soldier to Finance Minister: Takahashi Korekiyo, Japan's Keynes

by Richard J Smethurst Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
11/2009
ISBN:
9780674036208
Format:
Pb+ 377 pages

From his birth in the lowest stratum of the samurai class to his assassination at the hands of right-wing militarists, Takahashi...

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Hideyoshi

by Mary Elizabeth Berry Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
01/1989
ISBN:
9780674390263
Format:
Pbk 312 pages

Here is the first full-length biography in English of the most important political figure in premodern Japan.Hideyoshiapeasant...

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To Become a God: Cosmology, Sacrifice, and Self-Divinization in Early China

by Michael J Puett Harvard University Asia Center
Pub Date:
05/2004
ISBN:
9780674016439
Format:
Pbk 384 pages

Evidence from Shang oracle bones to memorials submitted to Western Han emperors attests to a long-lasting debate in early China...

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