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Mapping China and managing the world : culture, cartography and cosmology in late imperial times
AuthorSmith, Richard J. (Richard Joseph), 1944-
Pub. LocationNew YorkPublisherRoutledge
Date2013Phys. Desc.dig.pdf. [xvi, 270 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.]
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberGA1121.S65 2013d
Mapping China and managing the world : culture, cartography and cosmology in late imperial times / Richard J. Smith.
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction -- The languages of the Yijing and the representation of reality -- Mapping China's world : cultural cartography in late imperial China -- Ritual in Qing culture -- The teachings of ritual and the rectification of customs : echos of tradition in the political culture of modern China -- Divination in the Qing -- Jesuit interpretations of the Yijing in global perspective.

Local access dig.pdf. [Smith-Mapping China.pdf]

Subject(s)Cartography--China--History
Human geography--China
Cosmology, Chinese
Political culture--China--History
Yijing 易經--Commentaries--Catholic authors
Yijing 易經--Figurist interpretations
Yijing 易經
SeriesCritical Asian scholarship ; 9
Rec. TypeDigital Book (PDF)LanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #18938
ISBN9780203094754LCCN2012012457OCLC747717570