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Author Maissen, Thomas
Title Why China Did Not Have a Renaissance - and Why That Matters : An Interdisciplinary Dialogue
Imprint Berlin/München/Boston : Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2018
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Series Critical Readings in Global Intellectual History Ser. ; v.1
Critical Readings in Global Intellectual History Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- List of illustrations -- Series editors' note -- Prologue -- Periodization in a global context -- Introduction -- Epochal changes in a global context - Toward a History-in-common -- Defining epochs in global history - Can we write a History-in-common without shared concepts? -- Part I. Periodization -- Europe: Secularizing teleological models -- China: Engendering teleological models -- Part II .Renaissances -- The view from Europe: The Renaissance -- The view from China: r/Renaissances -- Conclusion -- The Renaissance and the rise of the West -- Renaissance-in-common? History-as-dialogue -- Epilogue -- Why China did not have a Renaissance - and why that matters: Conflicting approaches to periodization -- Appendix -- Sources from the European Renaissance -- Sources from the Chinese Renaissance -- Acknowledgements -- Works cited -- Index of names and places
The series facilitates access to the fast-moving discussion about Global Intellectual History from the sixteenth to the twentieth centuries. It provides a forum for new methodological approaches and unconventional formats. Every volume engages in a critical reading of the state of research and explicitly reflects on its methodological toolkit
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Maissen, Thomas Why China Did Not Have a Renaissance - and Why That Matters : An Interdisciplinary Dialogue Berlin/München/Boston : Walter de Gruyter GmbH,c2018 9783110573961
Subject Renaissance.
HISTORY / Renaissance.-bisacsh
HISTORY / Asia / General.-bisacsh
HISTORY / Asia / China.-bisacsh
HISTORY / Europe / General.-bisacsh
HISTORY / Europe / Western.-bisacsh
HISTORY / Study & Teaching.-bisacsh
HISTORY / Modern / General.-bisacsh
China-History-Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Electronic books
Alt Author Mittler, Barbara
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