This book studies one of the most important figures in modern Chinese intellectual history, China's greatest modern writer, Lu Xun (1881-1936). His trenchant criticisms of the China of his day still speak directly to what can be called, without hyperbole, the current crisis in philosophical and political thought in the People's Republic. It is also a study of a non-Western intellectual's struggle--in a time of crisis--to make practical sense of the "Darwinian Revolution," a revolution not limited to the West. Although Lu ...

Lu Xun and Evolution 1998, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791436486

Trade paperback

Select
Lu Xun and Evolution 1998, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791436479

Hardcover

Select