The Columbia Dictionary of Modern Literary and Cultural Criticism

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Columbia University Press, 1995 - Literary Criticism - 362 pages
Is the Confucian tradition compatible with the Western understanding of human rights? Are there fundamental human values, regardless of cultural differences, common to all peoples of all nations? At this critical point in Communist China's history, eighteen distinguished scholars address the role of Confucianism in dealing with questions of universal human rights.

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The more than 450 definitions in this book are aimed at helping those not formally trained in theory or criticism. The definitions clarify key terms, chiefly in structuralism, semiotics, and post ... Read full review

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