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From the Publisher“Thoughtful and even humorous, this is a promising choicefor use in a university class but should also prove a helpfulresource for experts.” (Religious StudiesReview, 1 December 2012)
“Minor quibbles aside, Confucius and Confucianism: TheEssentials is an excellent, well-written, and accessibleintroduction to the Confucian tradition, eminently suitable forboth an undergraduate class and a general readership.” (Journal of Chinese Religions, 2012)
"Anyone who comes out of a course based on this book will havenot simply an informed sense of Confucius and his legacy but also acritical sense of where that legacy is open to dispute orre-evaluation."
—T. H. Barrett, University of London
"This is an excellent survey of the history of Confucianism,incorporating philosophical issues and development and the receivedhistories of key figures in the tradition."
—Jennifer L Oldstone-Moore, Wittenberg University