5 edition of Worlds of bronze and bamboo found in the catalog.
Worlds of bronze and bamboo
Includes bibliographical references (p. -287) and index.
|Other titles||Sima Qian"s conquest of history|
|LC Classifications||DS741.3.S683 H37 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 301 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||301|
|ISBN 10||0231113048, 0231113056|
|LC Control Number||98052716|
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In Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo, Grant Hardy presents convincing evidence that the Shiji is quite unlike such Western counterparts as the histories of Herodotus and Thucydides, for, Hardy argues, Sima Qian's work seeks not only to represent but to influence the world in a manner based on Confucian concepts of sageliness and "the rectification of Cited by: Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo book.
Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Sima Qian (c. B.C.E.) was China's first historian--he was 5/5(2). In Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo, Grant Hardy presents convincing evidence that the Shiji is quite unlike such Western counterparts as the histories of Herodotus and Thucydides, for, Hardy argues, Sima Qian's work seeks not only to represent but to influence the world in a manner based on Confucian concepts of sageliness and "the rectification of.
In Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo, Grant Hardy presents convincing evidence that the Shiji is quite unlike such Western counterparts as the histories of Herodotus and Thucydides, for, Hardy argues, Sima Qian's work seeks not only to represent but to influence the world in a manner based on Confucian concepts of sageliness and "the rectification of.
This is a good piece of work, though you can be easily misled by the blurb about the book. The book promises to contain a lot of comparative material between Sima Qian and ancient Classical historians, but in fact you get a few observations comparing some of the Greeks historians like Herodotus, and virtually nothing at all about Roman historiography.5/5.
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Berkowitz. In Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo, Grant Hardy presents convincing evidence that the Shiji is quite unlike such Western counterparts as the histories of Herodotus and Thucydides, for, Hardy argues, Sima Qian's work seeks not only to represent but to influence the world in a manner based on Confucian concepts of sageliness and "the rectification of Author: Grant Hardy.
Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo. Author. Hardy, Grant. Publisher. Columbia University Press. Publication Date.
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Worlds of bronze and bamboo: Sima Qian's conquest of history. [Grant Hardy] -- Sima Qian (C. B.C.E.) was China's first historian - he was known as Grand Astrologer at the court of Emperor Wu during the Han dynasty - and, along with Confucius and the First Emperor of Qin.
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Worlds of bronze and bamboo. New York: Columbia University Press, (DLC) (OCoLC) Named Person: Qian Sima: Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Grant Hardy. By Alan Berkowitz, Published on 07/01/ Recommended Citation.
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If you have any questions, please reach out to your. The book is a study of Shiji, a chapter record of China written by Sima Qian, a scribe of the Han court who lived from approximately B.C.E. to 86 B.C.E. Reviewing Worlds of Bronze and Bamboo in Biography, Alan Berkowitz wrote that, "at a good number of junctures, Hardy provides insightful comparison between Sima Qian and other.
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