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Foundations of Eastern civilization

Benjamin, Craig, (speaker,, teacher.). Leven, Jon, (director.). Allen, Jim M., (director.). Gray, Jennifer, (producer.). Teaching Company. (Added Author).

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781629970066
  • ISBN: 1629970069
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    8 videodiscs (24 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (viii, 360 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
  • Publisher: Chantilly, Va : Teaching Company, [2013]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Course number 3630.
48 lectures, 30 minutes per lecture.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references in guidebook.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. Journey to the East ; Yin and Yang : the geography of China ; Early China and the mysterious Xia ; The coming of the Shang ; The Shang and writing for the Gods ; The Zhou and the mandate of heaven -- Disc 2. Great ideas of the Zhou : Confucianism ; Great ideas of the Zhou : later Confucianism ; Great ideas of the Zhou : Daoism ; Great ideas of the Zhou : Legalism ; The Qin and the First Emperor of China ; Contact with the West : the Early Han -- Disc 3. Triumph and tragedy : the Later Han ; Silk roads : in the footsteps of nomads ; Silk roads : the envoy Zhang Qian ; Silk roads : perils of camels and caravans ; Silk roads : Rome and roads from the West ; Silk roads : the lost Kushan Empire -- Disc 4. Origins of Buddhism ; The age of disunity ; The Great Taizong and the rise of the Tang ; Changan and the glittering Tang ; Korea : mysterious beginnings ; Korea : the land of morning calm.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Producer, Jennifer Gray ; director, Jonathan Leven, Jim M. Allen.
Participant or Performer Note: Lectures by Craig G. Benjamin, Grand Valley State University.
System Details Note:
Subject: Asia History
Asia Civilization
Genre: History.

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