Genealogy of the Way: The Construction and Uses of the Confucian Tradition in Late Imperial ChinaBooks
Type of WorkBook
PublisherStanford University Press
AbstractBeginning in the Southern Sung, one Confucian sect gradually came to dominate literati culture and, by the Ming dynasty, was canonized as state orthodoxy. This book is a historical and textual critique of the process by which claims to exclusive possession of the truth came to serve power.
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Citation InformationThomas A. Wilson. Genealogy of the Way: The Construction and Uses of the Confucian Tradition in Late Imperial China. Stanford, CA, USA(1995)
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