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Journal of Asian Studies (2020) 79 (2): 367–402.
Published: 01 May 2020
... such as classics ( jing ), weft-writings ( weishu ), and literature/texts ( wen ). Situating the Huainanzi and its intertextual writing practice within this imaginaire enables us to reassess both the Huainanzi 's widespread dismissal as a miscellaneous, encyclopedic behemoth in the first half of the twentieth...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2011) 70 (2): 533–534.
Published: 01 May 2011
...Michael Nylan Robin D. S. Yates, in the blurb on the back of this thick volume, characterizes the Huainanzi as a text “long dismissed” as a “miscellaneous work of little intellectual interest.” Doubtless this breezy characterization is meant to pique interest and encourage sales...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (4): 1122–1124.
Published: 01 November 2007
...-written book analyzes early Daoist discourse in terms of four related categories: cosmogony, cosmology, ontology, and soteriology. Sources for this material include the Guodian and Mawangdui editions of the Laozi and selections from the Zhuangzi and Guanzi , as well as the Liezi, Huainanzi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (3): 782–784.
Published: 01 August 2012
... and attitudes toward death in the Zhuangzi . Michael Puett contributes an essay on how sages are portrayed as dealing with death in the Huainanzi . Unlike Berkson's essay, Puett's sets its target text in a larger intellectual context, thus clarifying the significance of the Huainanzi 's teachings...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (1): 129–156.
Published: 01 February 2003
... Huainanzi ” (From the Lüshi chunqiu to the Huainanzi ). In Zhongguo shuji biancuan shigao . Beijing : Zhongguo shuji . Hanfeizi jijie (Collected explications of the Hanfeizi ). 1998 . Edited by Wang Xianzhen . Beijing: Zhonghua. Harbsmeier C. 1998 . Language and Logic . Vol. 7...
Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 9. Passage from the “Taizu” chapter that contains parallels with pre-Han texts and the Huainanzi . 46 More
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Journal of Asian Studies (2008) 67 (3): 1060–1062.
Published: 01 August 2008
... what to do in order to influence a child during pregnancy. These texts can be found in such books as the Guanzi or the Huainanzi but also in excavated texts. On page 164, for example, Kinney quotes the Taichan shu (found at Mawangdui), a text that gives advice to parents on how to influence...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11058060.
Published: 26 March 2024
... of the Shijing, comp­ osed in the Western Zhou dy­nast­y, are juxt­ap­ osed with texts such as the en­cy­clop­ ed­ ic Lüshi Chunqiu and the Huainanzi, pro­duced many cen­tur­ies later in a com­pletely dif­fere­ nt his­tor­i­cal and cult­ural cont­ext. This is a de­libe­ra­te aut­ho­rial de­cis­ion Fischer states...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2003) 62 (3): 938–940.
Published: 01 August 2003
..., Puett offers analyses of Lu Jia's Xinyu and a very stimulating political reading of three chapters from Huainanzi. Puett convincingly shows how each of these texts has a unique voice in the debates about the role of humans in the cosmos and vis-a-vis their gods. With every new analysis, the author...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1993) 52 (4): 989–991.
Published: 01 November 1993
... verging on clairvoyance. Raphals counts the Taoists as strategists of life and groups them with the military and legalist strategic thinkers who did indeed have profound links with the Taoists. The military and legalist chapters of the Huainanzi provide fine examples to illustrate her point. The Taoist...
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Journal of Asian Studies 11015747.
Published: 26 March 2024
... with the Unseen World) (140 66). Chapter 4, Not Dreaming, Waking Up, and Not Minding the Difference, casts its gaze back at some ear­lier works, prim­ ari­ ly the Zhuangzi, Xunzi, Huainanzi, and Liezi. In them we see dream narr­a­ tives that do not fit into the five domi­­nant par­a­digms, which Campany...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (1): 57–82.
Published: 01 February 2002
... feet to prop up the four corners of the universe, killing the black dragon to rescue Jizhou, and amassing reed ashes to check the flooding waters. See "Lan ming xun" in Huainanzi (Liu 1989, 1:207). In "Tantian pian" of Wang Chong's (27 97) Lunheng (The equilibrium of discourse) (SKQS ed. 11/la 2b...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1996) 55 (4): 984–987.
Published: 01 November 1996
.... As the Huainanzi puts it, "shi is superior to men." Towards the end of the book Jullien extends shi (and thus Legalism, the philosophy of shi) into a microcosmic definer of Chinese cultural specificity. This may ring scandalously in some ears, but a reevaluation is always instructive. Students of literature...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (2): 475–497.
Published: 01 May 2012
... , the first commentary to the Shangshu . As many scholars acknowledge the possibility that, like many other Shang refugees, the Kija family was exiled to the Daling River valley after the fall of the Shang, and as the “Qisu xun” 齊俗訓 [Placing Customs on a Par] of the Huainanzi 淮南子 [Masters of Huainan...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (2): 322–346.
Published: 01 May 1995
... Thought . Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press . Blanc Charles Le. and Mathieu RéMy . 1992 . Mythe et philosophie à I'aube de la Chine impériale. Etude sur le Huainanzi . Montreal : Presses de l'Université de Montréal . Blondeau A.-M. and Schipper K. , eds. 1990 . Essais...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2002) 61 (3): 985–999.
Published: 01 August 2002
... demise does not take four decades more. Another wholly new chapter is that on "Syncretic Visions of State, Society, and Cosmos" in the Han, containing excellent translations from the so-called Huang-Lao silk manuscripts, as well as from Guanzi, Huainanzi (replacing the I960 selections), and Huangdi...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2009) 68 (4): 1105–1135.
Published: 01 November 2009
... John S. 1993 . Heaven and Earth in Early Han Thought: Chapter Three, Four, and Five of the Huainanzi . Albany : State University of New York Press . McKnight Brian E. 1981 . The Quality of Mercy: Amnesties and Traditional Chinese Justice . Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (4): 713–740.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Wukong (awaken to emptiness) in action: Tripitaka awakens to emptiness each time Monkey comes to his rescue. For a detailed discussion, see Shao (1997, chap. 5). 25These remarks represent a slight rephrasing of a comment in Huainanzi (Book of the Master of Huainan): Hence the head is round to mirror...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (1): 19–57.
Published: 01 February 2018
... Jing (周髀算經) Mathematics (算書) Han Huainanzi (淮南子) Miscellaneous Schools (雜家) Han Lü Shi Chun Qiu (呂氏春秋) Miscellaneous Schools (雜家) WS Gui Gu Zi (鬼谷子) Miscellaneous Schools (雜家) Han Yin Wen Zi (尹文子) Miscellaneous Schools (雜家) WS Deng Xi Zi (鄧析子) Miscellaneous Schools (雜家) WS...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1999) 58 (4): 961–991.
Published: 01 November 1999
... rendering Chinese texts into English translated it as "vital energy" or "cosmic energy." Qi plays an exceedingly important role in the history of Chinese thought. It is a formless "reality," which, though not graspable by the senses, is immanent in all things. According to the cosmogony given in Huainanzi...