Ezra Pound and Confucianism : remaking humanism in the face of modernity /

"In Ezra Pound and Confucianism, Feng Lan offers the first study of Ezra Pound's project of establishing a Confucian humanism as an alternative to Western modernism. Lan shows that when confronted with what appeared to him a dehumanising modern world, Pound discovered in Confucianism possi...

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Main Author: Lan, Feng, 1954- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, ©2005.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : keeping Confucian "blossoms" from falling
  • Five types of "misreading" in Pound's Confucian translations
  • Confucianism and Pound's rethinking of language
  • Confucianism and Pound's political polemic
  • Confucianism and Pound's spiritual beliefs
  • Conclusion : Poundian-Confucian humanism at the crossroads.