Zen Sourcebook: Traditional Documents from China, Korea, and Japan / Edition 1 by Stephen Addiss | 9780872209091 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Zen Sourcebook: Traditional Documents from China, Korea, and Japan / Edition 1

Zen Sourcebook: Traditional Documents from China, Korea, and Japan / Edition 1

by Stephen Addiss
     
 

ISBN-10: 0872209091

ISBN-13: 9780872209091

Pub. Date: 03/25/2008

Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

This is the first collection to offer selections from the foundational texts of the Chinese, Korean, and Japanese Zen traditions in a single volume. Through representative selections from their poetry, letters, sermons, and visual arts, the most important Zen Masters provide students with an engaging, cohesive introduction to the first 1,200 years of this

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This is the first collection to offer selections from the foundational texts of the Chinese, Korean, and Japanese Zen traditions in a single volume. Through representative selections from their poetry, letters, sermons, and visual arts, the most important Zen Masters provide students with an engaging, cohesive introduction to the first 1,200 years of this rich—and often misunderstood—tradition. A general Introduction provides historical, biographical, and cultural context; notes on translation and a glossary are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872209091
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/25/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
312
Sales rank:
964,716
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

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