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Author Eberhard, Wolfram, 1909-1989.

Title Guilt and sin in traditional China
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 1967

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Description 141 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction: Once again: guilt or shame? -- Natinal character -- amis and limits of the investigation -- plan of study -- Ch. 1. The concept of sin in Chinese folk religion -- Ch. 2. The various hells: structure, population, administration -- Ch. 3. The categories of sin and changes in the concept of sin -- Ch. 4. A note on sin, guilt, and sex -- Ch. 5. Scholars evaluate sin and shame -- Ch. 6. Suicide in short stories -- Ch. 7. Moralists evaluate sin and shame: the T'ai-shang pao-fa t'u shuo
Notes Bibliography: p. 129-136
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 129-136
Subject Ethics -- China.
Guilt and culture -- China.
Guilt.
Sin -- History of doctrines.
LC no. 67012297