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The Columbia history of Chinese literature

The Columbia history of Chinese literature

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese literature -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [1105]-1152) and index.

    StatementVictor H. Mair, editor.
    ContributionsMair, Victor H., 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL2265 .C65 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 1342 p. :
    Number of Pages1342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15486286M
    ISBN 100231109849
    LC Control Number2001028236
    OCLC/WorldCa46364807

    The Columbia History of Chinese Literature By Victor H. Mair Columbia University Press, Read preview Overview Expressions of Self in Chinese Literature By Richard C. Hessney; Robert E. Hegel Columbia University Press, Description: Historical Dictionary of Modern Chinese Literature presents a broad perspective on the development and history of literature in modern China. This book offers a chronology, introduction, bibliography, and over cross-referenced dictionary entries on authors, literary and historical developments, trends, genres, and concepts.

    Whereas classical Chinese literature was often valued for its craft and erudition, post Chinese literature has been evaluated largely in terms of its social and political relevance. Much Chinese literature of the s and s both exposed national social problems and also expressed writers' doubts about finding viable solutions to these. A book series named "How to Read Chinese Literature" is launched by The Columbia University Press in Washington D.C., the United States, on Ma (Xinhua/Yang Chenglin).

    A History of Chinese Literature? Martin Kern, Princeton University Robert E. Hegel, Washington University The Columbia History of Chinese Literature, edited by Victor H. Mair. New York: Columbia University Press, Pp. xx + $78 (hardbound). It is difficult enough to write the history of a national literature where this history is. The Columbia History of Chinese Literature by Victor H. Mair ISBN ISBN Hardcover; U.s.a.: Columbia University Press, Ma ; ISBN


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