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Li Mengyang, the North-South Divide, and Literati Learning in Ming China

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$49.95 • £43.95 • €45.95

ISBN 9780674970595

Publication Date: 10/31/2016

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368 pages

6 x 9 inches

1 line illustration, 1 map

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  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • I. Historical and Intellectual Background
    • 1. North and South: Li the Man and His World
    • 2. Taking the Past as a Model in the Song–Ming Period
  • II. Understanding the Cosmos
    • 3. Patterns of the Cosmos
    • 4. The Human World as Part of the Cosmos
  • III. Learning for the State
    • 5. Institutions for Learning
    • 6. The Content of Learning
  • IV. Expressing the Self
    • 7. Prose
    • 8. Poetry
  • Conclusion: Toward an Understanding of Li Mengyang’s Legacy
  • Abbreviations
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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