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Early Encounters Between East Asia and Europe: Telling Failures

edited by Ralf Hertel, Michael Keevak, and Thijs Weststeijn
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
New York and London : Routledge, 2017.
Language
English
ISBN
9781315578385, 9781317147176, 9781472481672
Contents
  • chapter 1 Introduction: Telling Failures-Early Encounters between East Asia and Europe RALFH ERT EL ANDM IC H A EL K E EVA K
  • part PART I Trade
  • chapter 2 A Failure Far from Heroic: Early European Encounters with 'Far Eastern' Slavery ROT E M KOW N ER
  • chapter 3 Faking It: The Invention of East Asia in Early Modern England / RALFH ERT EL
  • part PART II Embassies
  • chapter 4 The Travel Report of the Castilian Embassy to the Court of Tamerlane at Samarkand (1403-1406): The Failed Response from Tamerlane to King Henry III of Castile and Leon / INKE GU NIA
  • chapter 5 The 'Catastrophe of This New Chinese Mission': The Amherst Embassy to China of 1816 PET ER J. K I TSON
  • part PART III Religion
  • chapter 6 Failed Missions in Early Korean Encounters with 'Western Learning' / MAR ION EG GERT
  • chapter 7 The Christian Manchu Missions during the Qing Period (1644-1911): Perceptions and Political Implications / LARS PET ER LAAMANN
  • part PART IV Knowledge
  • chapter 8 Persian Apples, Chinese Leaves, Arab Beans: Encounters with the East in Neo-Latin Didactic Poetry CL AU DI A SC HIN DL ER
  • chapter 9 Failure, Empire, and the First Portuguese Embassy to China, 1517-1522 M IC H A EL K E EVA K
  • chapter 10 Lessons of Failure: Toward an Ethics of Cross-Cultural Understanding / Q. S. TONG.
Description
1 online resource (xix, 329 pages)
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