Lost T'ai-chi Classics from the Late Ch'ing Dynasty

ISBN-10: 0791426548

ISBN-13: 9780791426548

Edition: N/A

Authors: Douglas Wile

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Book details

List price: $33.95
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 8/15/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 252
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

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Preface
Acknowledgments
Note on Transliteration
Note on Illustrations
Introduction
Social and Historical Background of T'ai-Chi Ch'uan in the Nineteenth Century
China and the Nations
Rebellion at Home
The North China Plain
Elite Culture
Late Ch'ing Intellectual Trends
Reexamining the Biography of Wu Y�-hsiang
Approaches to Understanding Wu and Li Involvement in T'ai-chi Ch'�an
Textual Tradition of the T'ai-Chi Classics
Analysis and Translation of the New Texts
The Writings of Wu Ch'eng-ch'ing
Analysis of the Texts
Translation of the Texts
The Writings of Wu Ju-ch'ing
Analysis of the Texts
Translation of the Texts
The Writings of Li I-y�
Analysis of the Texts
Translation of the Texts
Yang Family Forty Chapters
4/1 Analysis of the Texts
4/2 Translation of the Texts
Significance of the New Texts
Authorship of the Previously Received Classics
Authenticity of the New Texts
Dijfferences between the Wu/Li and Yang Editions of the Classics
Authorship of the Bookstall Classics
Historicity of Chang San-feng
Historicity and Role of Wang Tsung-y�eh
Period and Role of Chiang Fa
Paucity of Theoretical Texts in Ch'en Village
Chang Nai-chou and the Wu/Li Classics
Survival of Manuscripts in the Wu and Li Families
Conclusion
Original Chinese Texts for the Lost Classics
Textual and Biographical Studies
Notes
Glossary
Bibliography
Index
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