In Search Of The Way

Author: Wejen Chang
ISBN: 9780748669561
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Wejen Chang brings a fresh perspective to the most prominent classical Chinese philosophers, Confucius, Laozi, Mozi, Zhuangzi, Mencius, Xunzi, Lord Shang and Han Fei.

Han Feizi

Author: Burton Watson
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231521321
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Trenchant, sophisticated, and cynical, Han Feizi has been read in every age and is still of interest today when people are more than ever concerned with the nature and use of power.

The Path

Author: Michael Puett
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476777837
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For the first time an award-winning Harvard professor shares the lessons from his wildly popular course on classical Chinese philosophy, showing you how these ancient ideas can guide you on the path to a good life today.

Xi Jinping How To Read Confucius And Other Chinese Classical Thinkers

Author: Fenzhi Zhang
Publisher: CN Times Beijing Media Time United Publishing Corporation
ISBN: 9781627741200
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In this collection respected journalist Zhang Fenzhi brings together Xi's speeches, presentations, and writings about the importance of classical Chinese thought and the importance of literature and reading.

Taoism And The Arts Of China

Author: Stephen Little
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520227859
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Such a political program seems to run counter to the ideas in the Zhuangzi,
though it shares similarities with another influential ... One of the most important
thinkers of the Legalist school, Han Feizi, used the Daodejing as a guide for the
politics of the unification of ... a unified state, but one in which all forms of
personal thought and practice, all independent philosophical schools, were
forbidden. ... At one time, he sent boats with young boys and girls out on the
eastern seas to search ...

Encyclopedia Of Chinese Philosophy

Author: Antonio S. Cua
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135367485
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178 B.C.E.) was an influential Chinese scholar-official during the first decades of
the Han dynasty. ... mainstream, thereby setting the stage for the synthetic
approaches of thinkers such as Jia Yi and Dong Zhongshu in the following
century. ... of portents, Confucian epistemology to the search for the principles of
nature, and Confucian ethics to yin and yang. ... on virtue and stress on the Way
that he is able to make the people of the world follow” (Xiaojing, or Classic of
Filial Piety, chs.

Philosophy Of Law

Author: Larry May
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1405183888
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By exposing students to a wide range of theoretical views, this book challenges students to think critically about law in the US and elsewhere, and between nations.

Readings In Classical Chinese Philosophy Second Edition

Author: Philip J. Ivanhoe
Publisher: Hackett Publishing
ISBN: 9780872207806
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This new edition offers expanded selections from the works of Kongzi (Confucius), Mengzi (Mencius), Zhuangzi (Chuang Tzu), and Xunzi (Hsun Tzu); two new works, the dialogues 'Robber Zhi' and 'White Horse'; a concise general introduction; ...

Justice Without Frontiers

Author: C. G. Weeramantry
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9789041102416
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Islamic jurisprudence was also the bridge through which the work of Aristotle, the
great philosopher of individual liberty and equality, ... 'Go as far as China if need
be in search of knowledge', was the injunction of the Prophet of Islam. ... Among
the Greek classics which they translated into Arabic was the work of Aristotle,
neglected for a thousand years by a ... paved the way for the emergence of
individual rights, democratic rather than authoritarian rule, and a philosophy of
government ...

Contemporary Confucian Political Philosophy

Author: Stephen C. Angle
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745661297
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This book provides an accessible introduction to the main perspectives and topics being debated today, and shows why Progressive Confucianism is a particularly promising approach.