|Encountering China : early modern European responses|
|Pub. Location||Lewisburg, PA||Publisher||Bucknell University Press|
|Date||2012||Phys. Desc.||x, 220 p. ; 23 cm.|
|Location||Hallway Cases||Call Number||DS708.E63 2012|
|Encountering China : early modern European responses / edited by Rachana Sachdev and Qingjun Li.|
Includes bibliographical references (p. 197-213) and index.
European responses to child abandonment, sale of children and social welfare policies in Ming China / Rachana Sachdev -- Of golden lilies and gentlewomen : constructions of Chinese women in early modern European travel narratives / Qingjun Li -- Earlier moderns : the novel form as national development in China and Europe / Daniel Dooghan -- "A strong resemblance" : Samuel Richardson, Chinese talent-beauty novels, and a secret origin of "world literature" / Ning Ma -- 'Magicians, enchanters, and professional crooks' : early modern understandings of Daoism / Ronnie Littlejohn -- Buddhism and idolatry / Terry Logan Mazurak.