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The Resource Comparative journeys : essays on literature and religion East and West, Anthony C. Yu

Comparative journeys : essays on literature and religion East and West, Anthony C. Yu

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Comparative journeys : essays on literature and religion East and West
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Comparative journeys
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essays on literature and religion East and West
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Anthony C. Yu
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eng
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Throughout his academic career, Anthony C. Yu has employed a comparative approach to literary analysis that pays careful attention to the religious and philosophical elements of Chinese and Western texts. His mastery of both canons remains unmatched in the field, and his immense knowledge of the contexts that gave rise to each tradition supplies the foundations for ideal comparative scholarship. In these essays, Yu explores the overlap between literature and religion in Chinese and Western literature. He opens with a principal method for relating texts to religion and follows wit
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non fiction
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Masters of Chinese studies
Comparative journeys : essays on literature and religion East and West, Anthony C. Yu
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Comparative journeys : essays on literature and religion East and West, Anthony C. Yu
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/yu--14326
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Literature and religion -- New gods and old order : tragic theology in Prometheus bound -- Life in the garden: freedom and the image of God in Paradise lost -- The order of temptations Paradise regained: implications for Christology -- Problems and prospects in Chinese Western literary relations -- Narrative structure and the problem of chapter in the in the Xiyouji -- Two literary examples of religious pilgrimage: the Commedia and The journey to the west -- Religion and literature in China: the "obscure way" of the Journey to the west -- The real Tripitaka revisited: international religion and national politics -- "Rest, rest, perturbed spirit!": ghost in traditional Chinese prose fiction -- Cratylus and Xunzi on names -- Reading the Daodejing: ethics and politics of the rhetoric -- Alter accents: a comparative view of liberal education -- Readability : religion and the reception of translation -- Enduring change: Confucianism and the prospect of human rights -- China and the problem of human rights: ancient verities and modern realities
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