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Rhetorica and Exemplum: The Genesis of Christian Literature in Late Imperial China

Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy, Academia Sinica, Taipei 11529, Taiwan
Religions 2019, 10(8), 465; https://doi.org/10.3390/rel10080465
Received: 7 June 2019 / Revised: 1 August 2019 / Accepted: 1 August 2019 / Published: 5 August 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Christian Literature in Chinese Contexts)
This paper offers a survey of how European rhetoric reached China in the transitional period between the Ming and the Qing dynasties. The focus of my paper is how a verbal ars is transformed into the written ars, thus inaugurating the Christian literature in late imperial China. View Full-Text
Keywords: rhetoric Jesuits Sino-Western literary relations; comparative literature; translation history in China rhetoric Jesuits Sino-Western literary relations; comparative literature; translation history in China
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