Readings in Classical Chinese Philosophy / Edition 2

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Overview

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; brief introductions to, and selective bibliographies for, each work; and four appendices that shed light on important figures, periods, texts, and terms in Chinese thought.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780872207806
  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
  • Publication date: 2/28/2006
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 416
  • Sales rank: 292,228
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Philip J. Ivanhoe is Reader-Professor of Philosophy, City University of Hong Kong.

Bryan W. Van Norden is Professor in the Philosophy Department, and in the department of Chinese and Japanese, at Vassar College.

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Table of Contents

Ch. 1 Kongzi (Confucius) "the analects" 1
Ch. 2 Mozi 59
Ch. 3 Mengzi (Mencius) 115
Ch. 4 Laozi ("the Daodejing") 161
Ch. 5 Zhuangzi 207
Ch. 6 Xunzi 225
Ch. 7 Han Feizi 311
Gongsun Longzi "on the white horse" 363
Yangism "Robber Zhi" 369
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