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The Resource Language-Paradox-Poetics : a Chinese Perspective

Language-Paradox-Poetics : a Chinese Perspective

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Language-Paradox-Poetics : a Chinese Perspective
Title
Language-Paradox-Poetics
Title remainder
a Chinese Perspective
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In attempting to define a ""poetics of paradox"" from a traditional Chinese standpoint, James Liu explores through a comparative approach linguistic, textual, and interpretive problems of relevance to Western literary criticism. Liu's study evolves from a paradoxical view--originating from early Confucian and Daoist philosophical texts--that the less is ""said"" in poetry, the more is ""meant."" Such a view implied the existence of paradox in the very use of language and led traditional Chinese hermeneutics to a study of ""metaparadox""--The use of language to explicate texts the meaning of
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EBLCP
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Liu, James J. Y
Dewey number
495.1/16
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL1279
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Lynn, Richard John
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Chinese language
  • Paradox
  • Poetics
  • Chinese poetry
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Chinese language
  • Chinese poetry
  • Paradox
  • Poetics
Label
Language-Paradox-Poetics : a Chinese Perspective
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Cover; Contents
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013201
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400859689
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt73617s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013201
Label
Language-Paradox-Poetics : a Chinese Perspective
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
884013201
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (192 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400859689
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt73617s
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013201

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