Basic Writings of Mo Tzu, Hsun Tzu, and Han Fei Tzu / Edition 1

Basic Writings of Mo Tzu, Hsun Tzu, and Han Fei Tzu / Edition 1

by Burton Watson, Burton (Translator) Watson, Han Fei Tzu, Hsun Tzu
     
 

Compiling in one volume the basic writings of these three seminal thinkers of ancient China, each from a different philosophical school, this book reveals the richness and diversity of the ancient Chinese intellectual world.

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Overview

Compiling in one volume the basic writings of these three seminal thinkers of ancient China, each from a different philosophical school, this book reveals the richness and diversity of the ancient Chinese intellectual world.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231025157
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
01/15/1967
Series:
Records of Civilization Sources and Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
135
Product dimensions:
5.56(w) x 8.32(h) x 1.31(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Meet the Author

Burton Watson is one of the world's best-known translators from the Chinese and Japanese. His translations include The Lotus Sutra, The Vimalakirti Sutra, Ryokan: Zen Monk-Poet of Japan, Saigyo: Poems of a Mountain Home, and The Columbia Book of Chinese Poetry: From Early Times to the Thirteenth Century, all published by Columbia.

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Table of Contents

IntroductionHonoring the WorthyIdentifying with One's SuperiorUniversal LoveAgainst Offensive WarfareModeration in ExpenditureModeration in FuneralsThe Will of HeavenExplaining GhostsAgainst MusicAgainst FatalismAgainst ConfuciansIndex

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