Languages, scripts, and Chinese texts in East Asia

Level C CF495 /532071 On loanDue: 26-10-2019   Recall
Full title: Languages, scripts, and Chinese texts in East Asia / Peter Francis Kornicki.
Main author: Kornicki, Peter F. (Author)
Format: Book           
Edition: First edition.


Summary: This is a wide-ranging study of vernacularization in East Asia, examining Chinese script of the early common era, the spread of Chinese Buddhist, Confucian, and medical texts throughout East Asia, all the way to the end of the nineteenth century when nationalism created new roles for vernacular languages and vernacular scripts.
Language: English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018.
Classmark: CF495 /532071
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Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-375) and index.
ISBN: 0198797826
9780198797821