The Debate Over Recognition of Wang Yang-ming.

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The research is based on the historical study of the publications of Wang Yangming's (1472-1529) philosophical and literary works and the court debates over his canonization and induction into the Confucian Temple as a genuine Confucian paragon in the Longqing (1567-1572) and early Wanli (1573-1619) reigns.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)47-70
JournalHarvard Journal of Asiatic Studies
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1988


  • Wang Yangming's (1472-1529)
  • Wang Wencheng gong quanshu
  • Confucian canonization
  • Late Ming politics


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