The Resource A companion to Yi jing numerology and cosmology : Chinese studies of images and numbers from Han (202 BCE-220 BCE) to Song (960-1279 CE), Bent Nielsen

A companion to Yi jing numerology and cosmology : Chinese studies of images and numbers from Han (202 BCE-220 BCE) to Song (960-1279 CE), Bent Nielsen

Label
A companion to Yi jing numerology and cosmology : Chinese studies of images and numbers from Han (202 BCE-220 BCE) to Song (960-1279 CE)
Title
A companion to Yi jing numerology and cosmology
Title remainder
Chinese studies of images and numbers from Han (202 BCE-220 BCE) to Song (960-1279 CE)
Statement of responsibility
Bent Nielsen
Creator
Subject
Language
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Translations of the Yi jing into western languages have been biased towards the yili ('meaning and pattern') tradition, whereas studies of the xiangshu ('image and number') tradition - which takes as its point of departure the imagery and numerology associated with divination and its hexagrams, trigrams, lines, and related charts and diagrams - has remained relatively unexplored. This major new reference work is organised as a Chinese-English encyclopedia, arranged alphabetically according to the pinyin romanisation, with Chinese characters appended. A chara
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
133.3350951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B127.I2
LC item number
N54 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
A companion to Yi jing numerology and cosmology : Chinese studies of images and numbers from Han (202 BCE-220 BCE) to Song (960-1279 CE), Bent Nielsen
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Front Cover; A Companion to Yi Jing Numerology and Cosmology; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Plates; Common Abbreviations; Conventions; Introduction; A Companion to Yi jing Numerology and Cosmology; Selected Bibliography; Index of Common English Translations of the Hexagram names; Index of Chinese Works
Control code
ocn842264776
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 391 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136602696
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37426175
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)842264776
  • pebcs1136602690

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