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by Anne Behnke Kinney

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ISBN:
0804747318
Author:
Anne Behnke Kinney
Category:
History & Criticism
Language:
English
Publisher:
Stanford University Press; 1 edition (December 18, 2003)
Pages:
304 pages
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1996 kb
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PDF On Dec 1, 2006, Keith N. Knapp and others published Anne .

PDF On Dec 1, 2006, Keith N. Knapp and others published Anne Behnke Kinney. Representations of Childhood and Youth in Early China. Representations of Childhood and Youth in Early China by Anne Behnke Kinney. January 2005 · Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies.

This first book in English on childhood in early China is a most welcome and path-breaking achievement. It provides a comprehensive analysis of the attitudes toward children represented in historical, philosophical, and literary texts composed by male writers, as well as exciting new documents recently discovered by archaeologists. -Journal of Interdisciplinary History. From the Inside Flap.

Anne Behnke Kinney is Associate Professor of Chinese and Director of the East Asia Center at the University of Virginia.

Anne Behnke Kinney is Associate Professor of Chinese and Director of the East Asia Center at the University of Virginia Kinney offers sinologists interesting new insights into issues that once seemed all too commonplace but in fact open the way for new understandings of a critical transitional era in Chinese history. Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies. it should appeal to all of us who are interested in early Chinese thought and society.

While texts from China’s most ancient period scarcely mention children, rather suddenly, in Han times (206 BC-AD 220), the written record begins to feature fairly detailed references to children and the childhoods of famous figures. The aim of this book is to identify the cultural conditions that place children and childhood near the center of intellectual debate during this period. These conditions are related to the establishment of a centralized empire and are expressed in the discourse surrounding cosmology, medicine, law, statecraft, and-most important-dynastic history.

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Anne Behnke Kinney has immersed herself in this vast literature, sifted out the passages that pertain to childhood and youth, organized them into patterns, and then evaluated and given context to the patterns

Anne Behnke Kinney has immersed herself in this vast literature, sifted out the passages that pertain to childhood and youth, organized them into patterns, and then evaluated and given context to the patterns. The result is a tour de force, a distinct contribution to Han studies and to the history of childhood.

book by Anne Behnke Kinney. Exemplary Women of Early China: The Lien� Zhuan of Liu Xiang. Xiang Liu, Anne Behnke Kinney. The Establishment of the Han Empire and Imperial China (Greenwood Guides to Historic Events of the Ancient World). Grant Hardy, Anne Behnke Kinney.

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