Mengzi: With Selections from Traditional Commentaries / Edition 1

Mengzi: With Selections from Traditional Commentaries / Edition 1

by Mengzi, Mencius, Bryan W. Van Norden
     
 

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ISBN-10: 087220913X

ISBN-13: 9780872209138

Pub. Date: 09/01/2008

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

Bryan Van Norden's new translation of the Mengzi (Mencius) is accurate, philosophically nuanced, and fluent. Accompanied by selected passages from the classic commentary of Zhu Xi--one of the most influential and insightful interpreters of Confucianism--this edition provides readers with a parallel to the Chinese practice of reading a classic text

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Bryan Van Norden's new translation of the Mengzi (Mencius) is accurate, philosophically nuanced, and fluent. Accompanied by selected passages from the classic commentary of Zhu Xi--one of the most influential and insightful interpreters of Confucianism--this edition provides readers with a parallel to the Chinese practice of reading a classic text alongside traditional commentaries. Also included are an Introduction that situates Mengzi and Zhu Xi in their intellectual and social contexts; a glossary of names, places and important terms; a selected bibliography; and an index.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872209138
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
720,070
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
3 Months

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