"To die for the sanctity of the name": name (ming 名) as prime mover of political action in early China

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationKeywords in Chinese culture
Subtitle of host publicationthought and literature
EditorsWai-yee Li, Yuri Pines
Place of PublicationHong Kong
PublisherThe Chinese University of Hong Kong Press
Number of pages47
ISBN (Electronic)9789882378469
ISBN (Print)9789882371194
StatePublished - 1 Jan 2020


  • Chinese literature
  • 499 B.C.-1599 A.D.
  • prose
  • fiction
  • vocabulary
  • reputation
  • political action
  • martyrdom
  • character

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