Kangnido by Yi Hoe and Kwon Kun, ca. 1470

Volume 2, Book 2, Cartography in the Traditional East and Southeast Asian Societies (1994).

Table of Contents


List of Illustrations

Preface, David Woodward

Chapter 1: Prehistoric Cartography in Asia, Catherine Delano Smith

Chapter 2: Introduction to East Asian Cartography, Nathan Sivin and Gari Ledyard
PART ONE Cartography in China

Chapter 3: Reinterpreting Traditional Chinese Geographical Maps, Cordell D. K. Yee

Chapter 4: Chinese Maps in Political Culture, Cordell D. K. Yee Chapter 5: Taking the World's Measure: Chinese Maps between Observation and Text, Cordell D. K. Yee Chapter 6: Chinese Cartography Among the Arts: Objectivity, Subjectivity, Representation, Cordell D. K. Yee Chapter 7: Traditional Chinese Cartography and the Myth of Westernization, Cordell D. K. Yee Chapter 8: Chinese Cosmographical Thought: The High Intellectual Tradition, John B. Henderson Chapter 9: Concluding Remarks: Foundations for a Future History of Chinese Mapping, Cordell D. K. Yee

PART TWO Cartography in Korea, Japan, and Vietnam

Chapter 10: Cartography in Korea, Gari Ledyard

Chapter 11: Cartography in Japan, Kazutaka Unno Chapter 12: Cartography in Vietnam, John K. Whitmore
PART THREE Celestial Mapping in East Asia

Chapter 13: Chinese and Korean Star Maps and Catalogs, F. Richard Stephenson

Chapter 14: Japanese Celestial Cartography before the Meiji Period, Kazuhiko Miyajima
PART FOUR Cartography in Greater Tibet and Mongolia

Chapter 15: Maps of Greater Tibet, Joseph E. Schwartzberg

PART FIVE Cartography in Southeast Asia

Chapter 16: Introduction to Southeast Asian Cartography, Joseph E. Schwartzberg

Chapter 17: Cosmography in Southeast Asia, Joseph E. Schwartzberg Chapter 18: Southeast Asian Geographical Maps, Joseph E. Schwartzberg Chapter 19: Southeast Asian Nautical Maps, Joseph E. Schwartzberg

Chapter 20: Conclusion to Southeast Asian Cartography, Joseph E. Schwartzberg

Chapter 21: Concluding Remarks, David Woodward, Cordell D. K. Yee, and Joseph E. Schwartzberg Editors, Authors, and Project Staff

Bibliographical Index

General Index, Ellen D. Goldlust


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