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Entombed epigraphy and commemorative culture in early medieval China : a history of early Muzhiming, by Timothy M. Davis

Label
Entombed epigraphy and commemorative culture in early medieval China : a history of early Muzhiming
Title
Entombed epigraphy and commemorative culture in early medieval China
Title remainder
a history of early Muzhiming
Statement of responsibility
by Timothy M. Davis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
895.18/02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL2447
LC item number
.D38 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in the history of Chinese texts
Series volume
volume 6
Label
Entombed epigraphy and commemorative culture in early medieval China : a history of early Muzhiming, by Timothy M. Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: What are muzhiming?; Simple records of interment; Entombed stele inscriptions; Early standard muzhiming : the case of Liu Dai; Essential characteristics and distinctive features of muzhiming; The structure of this book -- The social functions of early medieval muzhiming -- The religious functions of entombed epigraphy -- Mortuary epigraphy moves underground -- Entombed epigraphy in an era of political instability -- Historiographical biography and commemorative biography -- The rise of muzhiming as a literary genre -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Entombed epitaphs from the western Jin and eastern Jin dynasties -- Appendix B: Northern Wei entombed epitaphs prior to 494 CE
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 414 pages
Isbn
9789004306417
Lccn
2015034567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)918591177
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Entombed epigraphy and commemorative culture in early medieval China : a history of early Muzhiming, by Timothy M. Davis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: What are muzhiming?; Simple records of interment; Entombed stele inscriptions; Early standard muzhiming : the case of Liu Dai; Essential characteristics and distinctive features of muzhiming; The structure of this book -- The social functions of early medieval muzhiming -- The religious functions of entombed epigraphy -- Mortuary epigraphy moves underground -- Entombed epigraphy in an era of political instability -- Historiographical biography and commemorative biography -- The rise of muzhiming as a literary genre -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: Entombed epitaphs from the western Jin and eastern Jin dynasties -- Appendix B: Northern Wei entombed epitaphs prior to 494 CE
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 414 pages
Isbn
9789004306417
Lccn
2015034567
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)918591177
  • UtOrBLW

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
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