Item description for Education in Traditional China: A History (Handbook of Oriental Studies/Handbuch Der Orientalistik) by Thomas H. C. Lee, Stephen Orgel, Daniel Zolinsky, Iwein Fuld, Steve Leialoha, Marta Rondon & David Mungello...
This is a study of the social, institutional and intellectual aspects of traditional Chinese education. It introduces the Confucian idea of "studying for one's own sake", but argues that various intellectual traditions combined to create China's educational legacy.
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 6.5" Height: 9.5" Weight: 3.35 lbs.
Release Date Oct 1, 1999
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004103635 ISBN13 9789004103634
Availability 0 units.
More About Thomas H. C. Lee, Stephen Orgel, Daniel Zolinsky, Iwein Fuld, Steve Leialoha, Marta Rondon & David Mungello
Thomas H. C. Lee is Professor and Director of Asian Studies Program at the City College of The City University of New York. He has written extensively on traditional Chinese intellectual and educational history. Currently he is heading an international project on Chinese and comparative historical thinking.