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A Mythological Approach to Exploring the Origins of Chinese Civilization
Language: en
Pages: 518
Authors: Shuxian Ye
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Is the lion the symbol of China? Or should it be the dragon or the phoenix? This book makes a provocative interpretation of the Chinese ancient totems such as t
A Mythological Approach to Exploring the Origins of Chinese Civilization
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Shuxian Ye
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-09-21 - Publisher: Springer

Is the lion the symbol of China? Or should it be the dragon or the phoenix? This book makes a provocative interpretation of the Chinese ancient totems such as t
Ritual Civilization and Mythological Coding
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Qicui Tang
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-18 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book places Li Ji (the Book of Rites) back in the overall context of “books,” “rites” and its research history, drawing on the interrelations betwe
Myths of the Creation of Chinese
Language: en
Pages: 161
Authors: Zhaoyuan Tian
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-17 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Drawing on the sun, moon, dragon, phoenix, Nuwa, Yandi, Huangdi and other widely circulated cultural elements as examples, this book addresses the development a
Big Tradition and Chinese Mythological Studies
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Jiansheng Hu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-11 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book focuses on reinterpreting mythical China from the perspective of the cultural theory of big tradition. It is divided into two parts: the first explain
History of Soybeans and Soyfoods in China and Taiwan, and in Chinese Cookbooks, Restaurants, and Chinese Work with Soyfoods Outside China (1024 BCE to 2014)
Language: en
Pages: 3015
Authors: William Shurtleff
Categories: Soybean
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-22 - Publisher: Soyinfo Center

The world's most comprehensive, well documented, and well illustrated book on this subject. With extensive index. 372 photographs and illustrations. Free of cha
History of Soybeans and Soyfoods in China, in Chinese Cookbooks and Restaurants, and in Chinese Work with Soyfoods Outside China (Including Taiwan, Manchuria, Hong Kong & Tibet) (1949-2022)
Language: en
Pages: 1569
Authors: William Shurtleff; Akiko Aoyagi
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-11 - Publisher: Soyinfo Center

The world's most comprehensive, well documented, and well illustrated book on this subject. With extensive subject and geographic index. 231 photographs and ill
Exploration of Mythological Elements in Contemporary Narratives
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Murat Kalelioğlu
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-10 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Mythology offers a set of cultural codes that have played an essential role in the construction of culture, social life, and identity for the entirety of human
China’s Cosmological Prehistory
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Laird Scranton
Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-08-22 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

An examination of the earliest creation traditions and symbols of China and their similarities to those of other ancient cultures • Reveals the deep parallels
The Chinese Impact upon English Renaissance Literature
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Mingjun Lu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: Routledge

The Chinese Impact upon English Renaissance Literature examines how English writers responded to the cultural shock caused by the first substantial encounter be