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The Resource Rethinking East Asian Languages, Vernaculars, and Literacies, 1000-1919, Edited by Benjamin A. Elman

Rethinking East Asian Languages, Vernaculars, and Literacies, 1000-1919, Edited by Benjamin A. Elman

Label
Rethinking East Asian Languages, Vernaculars, and Literacies, 1000-1919
Title
Rethinking East Asian Languages, Vernaculars, and Literacies, 1000-1919
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Benjamin A. Elman
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume presents a new conceptual framework that recognizes that in East Asia the literary and vernacular registers historically interacted and influenced each other as part of a unified, if hybrid, language system that was mastered by Chinese, Japanese, Koreans, and Vietnamese according to their own unique linguistic resources
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Dewey number
495
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Elman, Benjamin A.
Series statement
Sinica Leidensia
Series volume
volume 115
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  • East Asia
  • East Asia
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Linguistics
Label
Rethinking East Asian Languages, Vernaculars, and Literacies, 1000-1919, Edited by Benjamin A. Elman
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Copyright
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Includes index
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contributors; Introduction: Languages in East and South Asia, 1000-1919; Benjamin A. Elman; The Vernacularization of Buddhist Texts: From the Tangut Empire to Japan; Peter Kornicki; The Sounds of Our Country: Interpreters, Linguistic Knowledge, and the Politics of Language in Early Chosŏn Korea; Wang Sixiang; Rebooting the Vernacular in Seventeenth-Century Vietnam; John D. Phan; Mediating the Literary Classics: Commentary and Translation in Premodern Japan; Haruo Shirane; The Languages of Medical Knowledge in Tokugawa Japan; Daniel Trambaiolo
  • The Manchu Script and Information Management: Some Aspects of Qing China's Great Encounter with Alphabetic LiteracyMårten Söderblom Saarela; Unintended Consequences of Classical Literacies for the Early Modern Chinese Civil Examinations; Benjamin A. Elman; Competing "Languages": "Sound" in the Orthographic Reforms of Early Meiji Japan; Atsuko Ueda; Writing and Speech: Rethinking the Issue of Vernaculars in Early Modern China; Shang Wei; Index
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ocn890982362
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1 online resource (IX, 334 pages)
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online
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9789004279278
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(OCoLC)890982362
Label
Rethinking East Asian Languages, Vernaculars, and Literacies, 1000-1919, Edited by Benjamin A. Elman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Contributors; Introduction: Languages in East and South Asia, 1000-1919; Benjamin A. Elman; The Vernacularization of Buddhist Texts: From the Tangut Empire to Japan; Peter Kornicki; The Sounds of Our Country: Interpreters, Linguistic Knowledge, and the Politics of Language in Early Chosŏn Korea; Wang Sixiang; Rebooting the Vernacular in Seventeenth-Century Vietnam; John D. Phan; Mediating the Literary Classics: Commentary and Translation in Premodern Japan; Haruo Shirane; The Languages of Medical Knowledge in Tokugawa Japan; Daniel Trambaiolo
  • The Manchu Script and Information Management: Some Aspects of Qing China's Great Encounter with Alphabetic LiteracyMårten Söderblom Saarela; Unintended Consequences of Classical Literacies for the Early Modern Chinese Civil Examinations; Benjamin A. Elman; Competing "Languages": "Sound" in the Orthographic Reforms of Early Meiji Japan; Atsuko Ueda; Writing and Speech: Rethinking the Issue of Vernaculars in Early Modern China; Shang Wei; Index
Control code
ocn890982362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (IX, 334 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004279278
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)890982362

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