The Book of Songs

A scholarly translation of the ancient collection of poems known as the Confucian Odes

The Book of Songs

A scholarly translation of the ancient collection of poems known as the Confucian Odes

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The Book of Songs
Language: en
Pages: 388
Authors: Arthur Waley, Joseph Roe Allen
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Grove Press

A scholarly translation of the ancient collection of poems known as the Confucian Odes
Great Books of China
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Frances Wood
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-07 - Publisher: Head of Zeus Ltd

Great Books of China offers concise introductions – each of them accompanied by generous quotation (in English) from the book in question – to sixty-six works in the canon of Chinese literature. The books chosen reflect the chronological and thematic breadth of Chinese literary tradition, ranging from such classics as
Biographical Dictionary of Chinese Women: Antiquity Through Sui, 1600 B.C.E. - 618 C.E
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Lily Xiao Hong Lee, A.D. Stefanowska, Sue Wiles
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-26 - Publisher: Routledge

This new volume of the "Biographical Dictionary of Chinese Women" spans more than 2,000 years from antiquity to the early seventh century. It recovers the stories of more than 200 women, nearly all of them unknown in the West. The contributors have sifted carefully through the available sources, from the
A Modern Chinese Journey to the West
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Ulric Killion
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Nova Publishers

This book begins, and perhaps should end, with an excerpt from the writings of the late eminent Chinese scholar, Fung Yu-lan (or Feng Youlan) (1895-1990), who wrote: "The ancient Chinese culture is an inherent factor determining the Chinese style.". If the latter enunciation of Fung Yu-lan stirs one's interest in
Gender Policy and HIV in China
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Joseph Tucker, Dudley L. Poston, Jr., Qiang Ren, Baochang Gu, Xiaoying Zheng, Stephanie Wang, Chris Russell
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-08 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

China’s concentrated HIV epidemic is on the brink of becoming a generalized one and syphilis infection has become a major public health threat. Social factors relating to gender and gender inequality exacerbate the spread of HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STI) in China. A better understanding of the proximate social