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Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Qi Huang
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Springer

For the first time, leading personalities such as Qi Gong, Yau Shing-Tung, Zhao Jiping, Chen Guying and Zhao Ping’an write together about one of the most important vehicles of their culture, Chinese characters. This carefully edited and well-designed volume offers both the Chinese and western reader a unique and thorough
Mukho Memories
Language: en
Pages: 406
Authors: Don Haffner
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-18 - Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing

Mukho Memories Don Haffner was a Peace Corps Volunteer in South Korea from 1972 through 1975. He taught ESL (English as a Second Language) to first-year middle school students in the town of Mukho, Gangwon Province. In the summer of 1975, Don also served as a Volunteer TESOL (Teaching English
The Grammar of Chinese Characters
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: James Myers
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Anybody who reads or writes Chinese characters knows that they obey a grammar of sorts: though numerous, they are built out of a much smaller set of constituents, often interpretable in meaning or pronunciation, that are themselves built out of an even smaller set of strokes. This book goes far
James Legge and the Chinese Classics
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Marilyn Laura Bowman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: FriesenPress

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The Art of Theatre: Then and Now
Language: en
Pages: 496
Authors: William Missouri Downs, Wright, Erik Ramsey
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-01 - Publisher: Cengage Learning

THE ART OF THEATRE: THEN AND NOW, Third Edition, explores issues of cultural diversity and creativity, presents a full day-in-the-life of theatre, and offers comprehensive coverage of theatre history. The authors make timely and relevant connections between theatre and the familiar world of television and film to help students understand