Notions of Fate and Prognostication and their Taxonomies

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a) Middle Ages

Fate, Destiny, Prognostication and Dream Divination across Pagan and Christian Cultures: the Case of Dracontius

Maria Jennifer Falcone
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Coping with the Future in the Ottonian Age (10th-early 11th centuries). Transcendence, Contingency and Lack of Herrschaftsrationalität

Stefano Manganaro
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Prophet, Astrologer, Philosopher in the Political Literature of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance

Bee Yun
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Science, Divination and Prophecy at the Papal Court of the Late Middle Ages

Agostino Paravicini Bagliani
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Intercultural Translation of Confucian Concepts relating to "Fate": with examples from the Latin translation of Zhongyong embodied in Confucius Sinarum Philosophus and Sinensis Imperii Libri Classici Sex

Luo Ying
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Mantic, Fate and Freedom in Medieval Europe, esp. in the works of Thomas of Aquinas and Meister Eckhart

Loris Sturlese
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Conceptions and Significance of Future in German Historiography (12th & 13th century)

Hans-Christian Lehner
(PhD Project)

Divination and the Epistemology of Prognostication in the Middle Ages

Alexander Fidora
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b) Early China

Economic Cycles and Price Theory in Early Chinese Texts

Paul R. Goldin
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The social Origin of Wu (Shamans) in the Shang and Zhou dynasties

Jinfeng Wang
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Myth, History, and Music in the Creation of the Excavated Bamboo Guicang 歸藏 Hexagram Text

Constance Cook
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Reading the Future in the Past: Time, Prediction, and History in Early Chinese Historiography

Piotr Gibas
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Fate, Death, and Material Culture in Early China

Lillian Tseng
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Fate and Authorship in Early China

Martin Kern
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Divinatory Hermeneutics and Text Exegesis in Early China

Joachim Gentz
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Divinatory Techniques and the Interpretation of Signs in the Political Theory of Han Feizi
Death and Ritual Wailing in Early China
The Concept of Fate in the Zhuangzi

Albert Galvany
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Human and Non-human Destinies in Zhuangzi and Aristotle

Lisa Raphals

Legal, Institutional, and Social Frameworks of Prognostic Practice in Early China

Michael Lüdke

Sages, Creation, and Fate

Michael Puett
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Writing, Texts and the Divinatory Mission in Archaic China

Scott Davis
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Wang Fuzhi and the Confucian ming Narrative: A Theology of Fate and Destiny

Sophia Katz
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c) Late Imperial China

What goes beyond natural order? The articulation of fate (ming) and principle (li) in Zhu Xi's (1130-1200) philosophical and mantic discourse

Maud M'Bondjo
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Letting the Right Ones In: State-Sanctioned Memories of Diviners, Healers, and Artisans in Five Mid-Sixth to Mid-Seventh-Century Dynastic Histories

Stephan N. Kory
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Sima Guang's commentary to Yang Xiong's Fayan

Nicolae Christian Statu
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Diagrammatic Aspects of Cosmological Thought. An early Song Image and Number (xiang shu) Debate Reconsidered

Holger Schneider
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Disasters and Celestial Phenomena in 11th Century Political Discourse in China

Martin Kroher
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The Relationship between Prognostication and Law as Reflected in Mantic and Legal Manuscripts from the Qin Dynasty

Ulrich lau
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Changing Fate: Visual Culture in the Ming and Early-Qing China

Ning Yao
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Probing the Mandate of Heaven: Classicism, Apocrypha, and the Formation of an Empire of the Great Peace in Han China

Zhao Lu
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Research on the idea of "verification" (应验 yingyan) in the "Records of the Five Phases" (五行志 wuxing zhi) of the Chinese Standard Histories

Zhou Zhenhe

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Pattern Precognition in Three “Spring and Autumn” Weft Texts

Grégoire Espesset
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Concepts of Fate and Freedom in religious Ruism of the Song- and Ming-Dynasty (11th - 17th century)

Sophia Katz
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Contingency and Determination/Destination: The Time of Shao Yong

Martin Doesch
(PHD Project)

Concepts of Fate and the Organization of Mantic Knowledge among the Song Dynasty Elite

Liao Hsien-Huei
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Subversive Mythology: The Sensory and the Spectacular in the Cults of Zhu Xi

Lionel Jensen
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The Role of Mathematical Practice and Theory in Divination in Late Imperial China

Andrea Bréard
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Understanding is Within One's Grasp (Liaoran zaiwo 遼 然 在 握): A Cultural History of Bodily Arts of Memory, Prognostication, and Being in Chinese Medicine

Marta Hanson
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Freedom, Fate and Free Will in Discourses on Chinese Tragedies

Natascha Gentz
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d) Ancient India

Human Agency and Fate in the Mahābhārata

Sven Sellmer
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e) Comparative Studies of Philological Practices

Theorizing Prognostication

Philipp Balsiger
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Leo Strauss and the Doctrine of Providence in Medieval Arabic and Jewish Philosophy

Thomas Meyer
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Fate, Fatalism and Autonomy

Lisa Raphals
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Fortuna and Monotheism

Andreas Kablitz
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Towards a Theory of Philological Praxis

Christoph König
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f) Tibet

Divination, Fortune, and Kingship in Tibet

Brandon Dotson
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