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Chinese Aesthetics

The Ordering of Literature, the Arts, and the Universe in the Six Dynasties

by Zong-Qi Cai

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by University of Hawaii Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetics,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Eastern - General,
  • Philosophy,
  • China,
  • Eastern,
  • Chinese literature,
  • General,
  • 220-589,
  • History and criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8161826M
    ISBN 100824827910
    ISBN 109780824827915

    The debates over retention of traditional aesthetics and the inclusion of foreign components within Chinese arts continue in the early twenty-first century. Debates focus on the Chinese appropriation and critique of universalizing Euro-American paradigms and meta-narratives, "culture as leisure," and the resurgence of Mao fever and neo-nationalism. The present volume, a translation of his Huaxia meixue (), is considered among Li's most significant works. Apart from its value as an introduction to the philosophy of one of contemporary China's foremost intellectuals, The Chinese Aesthetic Tradition fills an important gap in the literature of Chinese aesthetics in English.   The American embrace of Beaux-Arts aesthetics resulted in numerous schools of architecture upholding this tradition. These institutions welcomed the influx of Chinese students in the earlyth century, who were beneficiaries of their country’s Boxer Indemnity Fund: Instead of demanding monetary reparations after the anti-foreigner riots of China’s Boxer Rebellion of , the U.S.


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