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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 128–145.
Published: 01 February 1995
...David N. Keightley Abstract The common occurrence of cults of the dead in Neolithic and early Bronze Age societies around the world raises at least one major question about early Chinese religion: what factors account for the elaboration of ancestor worship in China and for the degree to which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (2): 367–371.
Published: 01 February 1972
...David N. Keightley Science and Civilisation in China . Vol. IV , Part 3: Civil Engineering and Nautics . By Joseph Needham , with the collaboration of Wang Ling and Lu Gwei-Djen . Cambridge : University Press , 1971 . xli, Acknowledgements, Author's Notes, 931 pp. Abbreviations...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1994) 53 (4): 1246–1247.
Published: 01 November 1994
...David N. Keightley Early Chinese Texts: A Bibliographical Guide . Edited by Michael Loewe . Early China Special Monograph Series No. 2. Berkeley : The Society for the Study of Early China and The Institute of East Asian Studies, University of California , 1993 . xiv, 546 pp. $35.00...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 549–557.
Published: 01 May 1982
...David N. Keightley Abstract K. C. Chang's Shang Civilization is an invaluable, encyclopaedic guide to the archaeology, anthropology, and culture of East Asia's first historical dynasty. After a summary of the book's scope and a sampling of its interpretations, the review discusses six of Chang's...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1971) 30 (3): 655–658.
Published: 01 May 1971
...David N. Keightley The Origins of Statecraft in China: Volume One: The Western Chou Empire . By Herrlee G. Creel . Chicago and London : University of Chicago Press , 1970 . xiv, 559 pp. Maps, Appendices, Index. $17.50. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1971 1971...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 38 (1): 171–173.
Published: 01 November 1978
...David N. Keightley BOOK REVIEWS CHINA 171 conservative and derivative, but referred to Sung rather than Yuan as a norm. Combining elements of this earlier theory with the teachings of Ch'an, Wang Yang-ming, and the Yuan brothers, Tung compounded a prescription which he felt would lead to full self...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 619–621.
Published: 01 May 2001
...David N. Keightley Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 Obituaries KWANG-CHIH CHANG (1931-2001) Kwang-chih Chang, the distinguished archaeologist and anthropologist of early China known to his numerous students and colleagues as K. C. or K. C. Chang died in Boston...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (2): 314–321.
Published: 01 May 1995
.... Keightley and Edward L. Shaughnessy. The introduction to Part I noted the rapid growth of studies of Chinese religious traditions and discussed some of the continuities between earlier and later practices and beliefs. It emphasized the importance of a knowledge of religious activities for our understanding...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1981) 40 (3): 588–590.
Published: 01 May 1981
...J. A. Lefeuvre Sources of Shang History: The Oracle-Bone Inscriptions of Bronze Age China . By David N. Keightley . Berkeley : University of California Press , 1978 . xviii , 281 pp. Notes, Tables, Figures, Appendixes, Bibliographies A and B, Finding List of Inscriptions and Oracle Bones...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1995) 54 (1): 124–128.
Published: 01 February 1995
... interpretations Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1995 1995 List of References Cohen Alvin P. 1991 . Publications on Religions in China, 1981-1989 . Amherst, Mass. : Asian Studies Program, University of Massachusetts . Keightley David N. 1978 . “ The Religious...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 43 (4): 723–733.
Published: 01 August 1984
... Civilization, edited by David N. Keightley, is the outcome of a conference held in Berkeley in June 1978. In addition to Keightley, Kwang-chih Chang, who contributed the chapter on the three ancient dynasties and wrote the concluding remarks, played a decisive role in planning the conference. In this article...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2007) 66 (1): 210–213.
Published: 01 February 2007
... taken by Keightley's essay on oracle bones) results in a very unnatural jump from Erlitou to the Warring State-Han period. Finally, a separate essay on Central Asia would balance the book better, and the failure to include a treatment of the Indus civilization misses something very important in Asian...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2004) 63 (2): 499–501.
Published: 01 May 2004
...-Divinization in Early China and Ancient Greece and David N. Keightley s Epistemology in Cultural Context: Disguise and Deception in Early China and Early Greece. Each is fully comparative, convincing, and well grounded in the available evidence; each contradicts the other on central points. Puett s essay...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1972) 31 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 May 1972
..., volume One: The Western Chou Empire, Chicago, 1970. Volume Two not yet available to the reviewer. 6 Unpublished Ph thesis. ley, i.e., Creel tends to keep closer to views expressed by earlier Chinese scholars; Keightley seems to go still a few steps further than Wheatley, especially in all questions which...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (3): 590–591.
Published: 01 August 1988
... the fruits of their own speculations and of their immersion in other disciplines. David Keightley's chapter, drawing imaginatively on the materials of cultural and religious anthropology, is an excellent response to the challenge of unearthing the presuppositions of a cosmology whose very definition...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (1): 142–144.
Published: 01 February 1991
... such observations, Spence finds both light and dark in Western pronouncements on China, a set of "blurred and multifaceted . . . perceptions," he concludes, that may bring us "closer . . . to that most elusive thing: the truth" (p. 14). A remarkable chapter by David Keightley locates in the Shang period the genesis...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (3): 931.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... Keightley's obituary of Kwang-chih Chang (JAS 60.2, 619-621). We regret the error. The third paragraph on p. 620 should read: K. C. Chang extended the range of his scholarly contributions by editing and translating an additional series of volumes, including Food in Chinese Culture: Anthropological...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 645.
Published: 01 May 1982
... of Chinese Philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He assumed this post on his arrival in Israel in 1976 after a tortuous, four-year struggle to leave the Soviet Union, where he was born and educated. During those four years, the international community of China scholars, led by David Keightley...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1982) 41 (3): 451–452.
Published: 01 May 1982
... knives are found. Mechanisms to explain the change are proposed as hypotheses. Comments on the papers disclose an agreement on the likelihood of a northern diffusion route, but no consensus on the cultural processes. Shang China is Coming of Age A Review Article DAVID N. KEIGHTLEY K. C. Chang's Shang...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (2): 621–622.
Published: 01 May 2001
... is immensely poorer for K. C.'s untimely death. It is immensely richer for his many contributions, which will continue to inspire future scholars. He will truly, in the words of the Laozi, be long lived: "Dead but not forgotten." DAVID N. KEIGHTLEY University of California, Berkeley MARIUS BERTHUS JANSEN (1922...