Asia in the making of Europe

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Civilization, Occidental -- Oriental influences., Europe -- Civilization -- Oriental influe
StatementDonald F. Lach. Vol.2 , Century of wonder. Book 2, Literary arts.
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Praised for its scope and depth, Asia in the Making of Europe is the first comprehensive study of Asian influences on Western culture. For volumes I and II, the author has sifted through virtually every European reference to Asia published in the sixteenth-century; he surveys a vast array of writings describing Asian life and society, the images of Asia that emerge from those writings, Cited by: 3.

Praised for its scope and depth, Asia in the Making of Europe is the first comprehensive study of Asian influences on Western culture.

For volumes I and II, the author has sifted through virtually every European reference to Asia published in the sixteenth-century; he surveys a vast array of writings describing Asian life and society, the images of Asia that emerge from those writings, Author: Donald F.

Lach. Asia in the Making of Europe: Century of Discovery, Books 1 and 2 (Vol 1) Hardcover – February 1, by Donald F. Lach (Author)Author: Donald F. Lach. Series: Asia in the Making of Europe Volume III (Book 3) Paperback: pages; Publisher: University of Chicago Press; 2nd edition (Decem ) Language: English; ISBN ; ISBN ; Product Dimensions: 6 x x inches Shipping Weight: 1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)Cited by: Praised for its scope and depth, Asia in the Making of Europe is the first comprehensive study of Asian influences on Western culture.

For volumes I and II, the author has sifted through virtually every European reference to Asia published in the sixteenth-century;4/5. Praised for its scope and depth, Asia in the Making of Europe is the first comprehensive study of Asian influences on Western culture. For volumes I and II, the author has sifted through virtually every European reference to Asia published in the sixteenth-century; he surveys a vast array of writings describing Asian life and society, the images of Asia that emerge from those writings.

This is the second volume in a series that traces, century by century, the role of Asia in the making of Europe. The rise to world dominance of the Western nations in modern times and the rapid industrial growth of the West, which outpaced the East in technical and military achievements, have led to a historical eclipse of the ancient and brilliant cultures of Asia.

In Volume III: A Century of Advance, the authors have researched seventeenth-century European writings on Asia in an effort to understand how contemporaries saw Asian. Asia in the Making of Europe: Links to The University of Chicago Press listing (and others) • Volume I, The Century of Discovery, Book 1: link.

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For volumes I and II, the author has sifted through virtually every European reference to Asia published in the sixteenth-century; he surveys a vast array of writings describing Asian life and society, the images of Asia that emerge from those.

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The rise to world dominance of the Western nations in modern times and the rapid industrial growth of the West, which outpaced the East in technical and military achievements, have led to a historical eclipse of the ancient and brilliant cultures of Asia.

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Recent debates have centered primarily on contemporary aspects of the Europe-Asia partnership in terms of international relations and economic linkages.