China - China Beliefs and Aesthetics Shang Dynasty,...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–13. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
China Beliefs and Aesthetics
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
2 Shang Dynasty, 1766-1050 BCE Oracle Bones
Background image of page 2
3 Late Shang Burial Horses, chariot, and driver 1 bronze bell 2, 3 bronze bow-shaped fittings 4 stone blade from ge dagger-axe 5,6,7,8 bronze arrowheads 9 bronze knife 10 bone arrowheads 11, 12 bronze axle caps 13, 14 bronze fittings for yoke saddles 15, 16 bronze fittings for ends of the yoke 17, 18 bronze cheekpieces for horse bits with soft mouthpieces
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
4 Chariot pictograph
Background image of page 4
5 Shang Ritual Vessels Bamboo Annals gives list of Shang Kings Burial mounds with grave goods Ancestors honored with gifts from descendants Class stratification
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
6 Bronze Tripod Shang Dynasty
Background image of page 6
7 Ivory goblet inlaid with turquoise, Late Shang Period (c. 1200 B.C.)
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
8 Tomb of Marquis Yi 433 bce
Background image of page 8
9 Bronze bells
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
10 Chime of twenty-six bronze bells (zhong), Middle Spring and Autumn Period (c. 550 B.C.)
Background image of page 10
11 Laozi [Lao-tzu] Daoism
Background image of page 11

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
12 Tao Te Ching Classic of the Way and Its Power Laozi [Lao-tzu] Individual at center of philosophy Direct relationship with Dao Pessimism about human action Passive approach to the world Existence is mysterious- dao beyond comprehension: The Tao that can be told of is not the eternal Tao The name that can be named is not the eternal name The origin of heaven and earth is nameless; But it may be referred to as the Mother of all things
Background image of page 12
Image of page 13
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course SOCIAL SCI 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Community College of Philadelphia.

Page1 / 37

China - China Beliefs and Aesthetics Shang Dynasty,...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 13. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online