Warring States Papers v1 (2010): Studies in Chinese and Comparative Philology by Alvin P. CohenWarring States Papers v1 (2010): Studies in Chinese and Comparative Philology by Alvin P. Cohen

Warring States Papers v1 (2010): Studies in Chinese and Comparative Philology

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Warring States Papers is an annual repository for leading-edge research in the classical Chinese texts (those dating from the Spring and Autumn and Warring States periods), including related developments in the early Empire, and the historical development which the texts imply. It has a central focus on the methodology of text-based historical research, and includes examples of the application of basic historical and philological methods to texts in other traditions, including Homeric and Biblical Greek.

In the past, classical China has largely been viewed from the perspective of its own evolving tradition, and not on its own terms. The work of the Project, and thus the contents of the journal, seek to provide an alternative view, based on early rather than late evidence, and representing a more international perspective. The contents of WSP derive from the work of the Warring States Project at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and its colleagues at other institutions, from its foundation in 1993 to the present.

Volume 1 includes a set of papers from a panel at the 1995 New England regional meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, at which the work of the Project and its implications for Sinology were first formally introduced to the scholarly world. Highlights of Volume 1 include:

Word Studies in the Spring and Autumn and other texts
A Statistical Study of the Gwodyen text of the Dau/Dv Jing
The Shr or Chinese Classic of Poetry
The Mwodz
The Mencius
The Slanted Historiography of the Dzwo Jwan
A Comparison of Greek and Chinese Multi-State Systems
Title:Warring States Papers v1 (2010): Studies in Chinese and Comparative PhilologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 10 × 6.87 × 0.68 inPublished:May 1, 2012Publisher:Warring States ProjectLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1936166011

ISBN - 13:9781936166015

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Table of Contents

Preface (Alvin P Cohen)
INTRODUCTION
Papers from an AAS/New England Panel, 28 Oct 1995
Re-Dating the Sources (A Taeko Brooks)
The Origins of Literary Form (Dennis Grafflin)
Law in the Original Analects (Karen Turner)
LANGUAGE, AMBIENCE, AND METHODOLOGY
Distancing Jí in the Chun/Chyou (A Taeko Brooks)
The Lu Lore Tradition (A Taeko Brooks)
Shr 195 and Shu 32 (E Bruce Brooks)
What Did Zeng Zi "Guard Over" in MC 2A2? (Scott Cook)
Interrogative Yen and An in Jwangdz (E Bruce Brooks)
A Note on Chun/Chyou Shr-yw Item 5 (Eric Henry)
Probability and the Gwodyen Dau/Dv Jing (E Bruce Brooks)
Adverbial Pothen in Mark 12:37 (E Bruce Brooks)
The Reader in the Text (E Bruce Brooks)
TEXTS
The Historical Value of the Chun/Chyou (A Taeko Brooks)
The Hermeneutics of Emmentaler (Paul R Goldin)
Template Songs of Chvn (E Bruce Brooks)
A New Interpretation of the Jin Tvng (David S Nivison)
Sources For the Analects 8 Layers (Robert Eno)
The Mician Ethical Chapters (A Taeko Brooks)
The Fragment Theory of MZ 14, 17, and 20 (A Taeko Brooks)
Is MZ 17 a Fragment of MZ 26? (Chris Fraser)
Mwodz 17-19 "Against War" (A Taeko Brooks)
Mwodz 14-16 "Universal Love" (A Taeko Brooks)
Doctrinal Developments in MZ 14-16 (Chris Fraser)
Thematic Relationships in MZ 8-10 and 11-13 (Chris Fraser)
The Formation of the Dau/Dv Jing (E Bruce Brooks)
The Interviews of Mencius (E Bruce Brooks)
Theoretical Terms in the Mencius (Stephen C Angle)
Tensions Between Mencius 3 and 7 (Manyul Im)
Inhuman Nature in Mencius (Dan Robins)
Dual Authorship in Shr Ji 63 (E Bruce Brooks)
The Han Dzvngdz (E Bruce Brooks)
Gospel Trajectories (E Bruce Brooks)
Judas Armed and Dangerous (Keith L Yoder)
HISTORICAL STUDIES
Climate Cycles in Spring and Autumn (E Bruce Brooks)
From Point State to Area State (E Bruce Brooks)
Military Capacity in Spring and Autumn (A Taeko Brooks)
Defeat in the Chun/Chyou (A Taeko Brooks and E Bruce Brooks)
Numbers and Losses at Chvngp-pu (E Bruce Brooks)
The Syi-gung Transition (A Taeko Brooks)
The League of the North (A Taeko Brooks)
Enfiefment Renewal in Lu (A Taeko Brooks)
The History and Historiography of Jyw (A Taeko Brooks)
Evolution of the Ba "Hegemon" Theory (A Taeko Brooks)
Evidence for a Usurpation in Sung (Eric Henry)
Huangdi in Pre-Han Bronze Inscriptions (GIlbert L Mattos)
Lord Shang (E Bruce Brooks)
Political Geography of the Shr (E Bruce Brooks)
Sun Wu (E Bruce Brooks)
Peace in Multi-State Systems (E Bruce Brooks and John V Lombardi)
APPARATUS
Chinese Romanization Table
Text Abbreviations
Journals and Monographs