Reading Tao Yuanming: Shifting Paradigms of Historical Reception (427 - 1900)

Reading Tao Yuanming: Shifting Paradigms of Historical Reception (427 - 1900)
Published:
October 1st 2008 by Harvard University Press
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Goodreads Rating:
4.25
Pages:
296
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ISBN10:
0674031849
ISBN13:
9780674031845

This is a study of the posthumous reputation of Tao Yuanming, a central figure in Chinese literary history. It focuses on readers' interpretive negotiations with Tao's works and on changes in hermeneutical practices, critical vocabulary, and cultural demands.