Dictionary of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought (Routledge Dictionaries)

0415002281.01._SCLZZZZZZZ_SX500_ Dictionary of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought (Routledge Dictionaries)
0415002281.01._SCLZZZZZZZ_SX500_ Dictionary of Chinese Symbols: Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought (Routledge Dictionaries)
Editions:Hardcover
ISBN: 978-1138138179
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ISBN: B000SEJG26
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ISBN: 978-0415002288

This unique and authoritative guide describes more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature and in Chinese customs and attitudes to life are traced lucidly and precisely.

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About the Author

Wolfram Eberhard is Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Berkley.
 

Product details

  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Routledge; 1st edition (December 17, 2015)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 336 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1138138177
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1138138179
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 1 pounds
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.5 x 0.75 x 8.5 inches

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