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Author Jiang, Yonglin

Title The Mandate of Heaven and the Great Ming Code / Jiang Yonglin
Published Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2011


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 245 p.)
Series Asian law series ; no. 21
Asian law series ; no. 21.
Contents Introduction : religion and Chinese legal cosmology -- Early Ming legal cosmology : embodying heavenly principle and human sentiment -- The Great Ming Code and the world of spirits : regulating rituals in communicating with deities -- The Great Ming Code and the human realm : creating boundaries for the Ming empire -- The Great Ming Code and officialdom : rectifying mediating representatives -- Conclusion : manifesting the mandate of heaven
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-233) and index
Notes Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher; resource not viewed
SUBJECT Ming lü.
Ming lü. fast (OCoLC)fst01369614
Subject Law -- China -- History -- To 1500 -- Sources
Religion and law -- China -- History -- To 1500 -- Sources
LAW -- Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice.
HISTORY -- Asia -- China.
Politics and government
Religion and law.
SUBJECT China -- Politics and government -- 1368-1644 -- Sources
Subject China.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2021694565
ISBN 9780295801667