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The Resource China's philological turn : scholars, textualism, and the Dao in the eighteenth century / Ori Sela, (electronic resource)

China's philological turn : scholars, textualism, and the Dao in the eighteenth century / Ori Sela, (electronic resource)

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China's philological turn : scholars, textualism, and the Dao in the eighteenth century / Ori Sela
Title
China's philological turn
Title remainder
scholars, textualism, and the Dao in the eighteenth century / Ori Sela
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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1972-
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Sela, Ori
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Qian, Daxin
  • Chinese philology
  • Learning and scholarship
  • Intellectuals
  • Scholars
  • Knowledge, Sociology of
  • China
Label
China's philological turn : scholars, textualism, and the Dao in the eighteenth century / Ori Sela, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-298) and index
Contents
Introduction: the way and its crossroads -- The way of man: scholarly networks and the social history of scholarship -- Learning to be a scholar -- Official scholars and the growing philologists' networks -- Private scholars, private academies, and the community of knowledge -- The way of antiquity: searching for the true way in the past -- The way of ancient learning: philology, antiquity, and ru identity -- Philology and the message of the sages: the classics and the four books -- Historical philology: navigating the sources -- The way of heaven and earth: the mandate of scholarship and the search for order -- Astronomy, mathematics, and calendar: historical perspective -- Ancient learning encounters western learning: scientific knowledge and its cultural baggage -- Fate and ritual, and ordering all under heaven -- Conclusion: the consequences of the eighteenth-century intellectual turns -- Appendix A: selections from Qian Daxin's 1754 Palace examination answer -- Appendix B: Major Shuowen and Erya studies of the Qian-jia period (and related works) -- Appendix C: Qian Daxin's letter to Dai Zhen -- Appendix D: Questions and answers about astronomy -- Appendix E: Essay on the value of pi -- Appendix F: Qian Daxin's writings on mathematics, astronomy, and divination -- Appendix G: On Saṃsāra -- Appendix H: Sources for the works of Qian Daxin -- List of abbreviations -- Notes -- Selected bibliography of Chinese and Japanese titles
Control code
ssj0001978300
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780231183826
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017038584
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001978300
Label
China's philological turn : scholars, textualism, and the Dao in the eighteenth century / Ori Sela, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-298) and index
Contents
Introduction: the way and its crossroads -- The way of man: scholarly networks and the social history of scholarship -- Learning to be a scholar -- Official scholars and the growing philologists' networks -- Private scholars, private academies, and the community of knowledge -- The way of antiquity: searching for the true way in the past -- The way of ancient learning: philology, antiquity, and ru identity -- Philology and the message of the sages: the classics and the four books -- Historical philology: navigating the sources -- The way of heaven and earth: the mandate of scholarship and the search for order -- Astronomy, mathematics, and calendar: historical perspective -- Ancient learning encounters western learning: scientific knowledge and its cultural baggage -- Fate and ritual, and ordering all under heaven -- Conclusion: the consequences of the eighteenth-century intellectual turns -- Appendix A: selections from Qian Daxin's 1754 Palace examination answer -- Appendix B: Major Shuowen and Erya studies of the Qian-jia period (and related works) -- Appendix C: Qian Daxin's letter to Dai Zhen -- Appendix D: Questions and answers about astronomy -- Appendix E: Essay on the value of pi -- Appendix F: Qian Daxin's writings on mathematics, astronomy, and divination -- Appendix G: On Saṃsāra -- Appendix H: Sources for the works of Qian Daxin -- List of abbreviations -- Notes -- Selected bibliography of Chinese and Japanese titles
Control code
ssj0001978300
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 314 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780231183826
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017038584
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001978300

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