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5 edition of China and the West found in the catalog.

China and the West

myths and realities in history

by Hyobom Pak

  • 150 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Brill in Leiden .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Civilization -- Western influences.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Hyobom Pak.
      SeriesMonographs and theoretical studies in sociology and anthropology in honour of Nels Anderson ;, publication 5
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS721 .P14
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 120 p. ;
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5230730M
      ISBN 109004038620
      LC Control Number75300749

      Xi, in fact, faces quite a dilemma. Sha's weapon is a magic wooden staff wrapped in pearly threads. The rod, which weighs 17, pounds, was originally a pillar supporting the undersea palace of the Dragon King of the East Seabut he was able to pull it out of its support and can swing it with ease. Understanding China covers a huge variety of topics in its pages.

      One is that it ignores the "enigmatic and contradictory nature of the modern West," which is neither unified nor unchanging. He is therefore always able to recognise a demon in disguise while the rest of the pilgrimage cannot. Each story within A Thousand Years of Good Prayers has a unique theme that sums up a certain area of China's political and cultural atmosphere. Background[ edit ] Both editors were trained by Chinese historians in China in the s.

      For the most part, it has done so peacefully. But Hamilton misrepresents the alternative approach he so denigrates. This text not only offers a historical overview of China, but it also goes on to explain in extreme detail the finer aspects of Confucianism, Buddhism, and China's many dynasties. I'll still have to do that at some point.


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