The I Ching: Or, Book of Changes

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Cary F. Baynes
Princeton University Press, Jan 1, 1967 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 740 pages
72 Reviews
'The I Ching, or Book of Changes' is one of the first efforts of the human mind to place itself within the universe. It has exerted a living influence in China for three thousand years, and interest in it has been spreading in the West. First set down in the dawn of history as a book of oracles, the Book of Changes deepened in meaning when ethical values were attached to the oracular pronouncements; it became a book of wisdom, eventually one of the Five Classics of Confucianism, and provided the common source for both Confucianist and Taoist philosophy.

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Lots of fun and always very good advice. - Goodreads
Plot: I Ching answers your important questions. - Goodreads
so, I only really read the introduction. - Goodreads
part of my 'serious research'. - Goodreads
It's not a book to read, but more of one to reference. - Goodreads
... but only really the intro. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Faye Baker - Goodreads

A good introduction to the world of I Ching. Personally it was a fad I went through at the time and can remember very little about the book now, other than it was fairly lucid and comprehensive. Read full review

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User Review  - Francesco D'Isa - Goodreads

One of the earliest oracles of the world; the good news is that because of magic, Jungian synchronicity, chance, psychology, rhetoric or a bit of everything, it can't be wrong. Plot: I Ching answers your important questions. - See more at: Read full review

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