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Antiquity and anachronism in Japanese history

Jeffrey P. Mass.

by Jeffrey P. Mass

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Published by Stanford University Press, Cambridge University Press [distributor] in Stanford, Calif, [Cambridge] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japan -- History -- To 1600

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii,211p. ;
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22316325M
    ISBN 100804725926, 0804719748

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By assessing in detail how anachronism operates in a variety of ancient generic contexts, including historiography, the history of philosophy, doxography and literary commentary, the project aims to develop a more detailed and sophisticated account of the use of anachronism and temporalities in antiquity.

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Anachronism and Antiquity is a research project at the Faculty of Classics, University of Oxford, funded by the Leverhulme Trust and running from During this time we will be holding a seminar series (Oxford, Trinity Term ) and a conference (Florida.

This book is a study both of anachronism in antiquity and of anachronism as a vehicle for understanding antiquity. It explores the post-classical origins and changing meanings of the term 'anachronism' as well as the presence of anachronism in all its forms in classical literature, criticism and material objects.

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Is it anachronistic to look for anachronism in antiquity? Please join us for a presentation with Professor Tim Rood followed by a drinks reception.Antiquity and Anachronism in Japanese History JEFFREY P. MASS "This well-produced book is a little masterpiece, wise in what it says, and grace-ful in how it says it."-Asian Studies Review $ paper $ cloth The Emergence of Japanese Kingship JOAN R.

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