Public memory in early China /

In early imperial China, the dead were remembered by stereotyping them, by relating them to the existing public memory and not by vaunting what made each person individually distinct and extraordinary in his or her lifetime. Their posthumous names were chosen from a limited predetermined pool; their...

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Author / Creator: Brashier, K. E., 1965- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Chinese
Language notes:Some text also in Chinese.
Imprint: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Asia Center, 2014.
Series:Harvard-Yenching Institute monograph series ; 91.
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