Sources of East Asian Tradition: The Modern Period - Introduction to Asian Civilizations (Hardback)
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Sources of East Asian Tradition: The Modern Period - Introduction to Asian Civilizations (Hardback)

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Hardback 936 Pages / Published: 29/07/2008
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In Sources of East Asian Tradition, Wm. Theodore de Bary offers a selection of essential readings from his immensely popular anthologies Sources of Chinese Tradition, Sources of Korean Tradition, and Sources of Japanese Tradition so readers can experience a concise but no less comprehensive portrait of the social, intellectual, and religious traditions of East Asia. Volume 1 samples writings from the earliest times to 1600, illuminating life in early China and the first imperial age, as well as the profound impact of Daoism, Buddhism, the Confucian revival, and Neo-Confucianism; the origins of Korean culture and political structures, up through the Choson dynasty; and major developments in early and medieval Japan. De Bary maintains his trademark balance of source materials, including seminal readings in the areas of history, society, politics, education, philosophy, and religion, thereby continuing his own tradition of providing an exceptional resource for teachers, scholars, students, and the general reader.

Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231143042
Number of pages: 936
Weight: 1375 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 47 mm

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