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The Resource Translating Chinese tradition and teaching Tangut culture : manuscripts and printed books from Khara-Khoto, Imre Galambos

Translating Chinese tradition and teaching Tangut culture : manuscripts and printed books from Khara-Khoto, Imre Galambos

Label
Translating Chinese tradition and teaching Tangut culture : manuscripts and printed books from Khara-Khoto
Title
Translating Chinese tradition and teaching Tangut culture
Title remainder
manuscripts and printed books from Khara-Khoto
Statement of responsibility
Imre Galambos
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines Tangut translations of secular Chinese texts excavated from the ruins of Khara-khoto. After providing an overview of Tangut history and an introduction to the emergence of the field of Tangut studies, it presents four case studies grouped around different themes. A central concern of the book is the phenomenon of Tangut appropriation of Chinese written culture through translation and the reasons behind this
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Galambos, Imre
Dewey number
895/.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PL3801.S5
LC item number
G35 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • abstracts summaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Studies in manuscript cultures
Series volume
volume 6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tangut language
  • China
  • Khara Khoto (Extinct city)
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Asian / General
  • Tangut language
  • Xi Xia Dynasty (China)
  • China
  • China
Label
Translating Chinese tradition and teaching Tangut culture : manuscripts and printed books from Khara-Khoto, Imre Galambos
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Translation vs. adaptation
  • 7. Translation consistency
  • 8. Conclusions
  • References
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Acknowledgements
  • Contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Tangut studies: Emergence of a field
  • 3. Historical and cultural background
  • 4. Primers in Tangut and Chinese
  • 5. Manuscript and print
Control code
936120028
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110453959
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1515/9783110453959
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936120028
Label
Translating Chinese tradition and teaching Tangut culture : manuscripts and printed books from Khara-Khoto, Imre Galambos
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 6. Translation vs. adaptation
  • 7. Translation consistency
  • 8. Conclusions
  • References
  • Index
  • Frontmatter
  • Acknowledgements
  • Contents
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Tangut studies: Emergence of a field
  • 3. Historical and cultural background
  • 4. Primers in Tangut and Chinese
  • 5. Manuscript and print
Control code
936120028
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 318 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110453959
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1515/9783110453959
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)936120028

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