Readings in Classical Chinese Philosophy (Second Edition)

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Philip J. Ivanhoe, Bryan W. Van Norden
Hackett Publishing, 2005 - Philosophy - 416 pages
12 Reviews
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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Many of the concerns and issues shared in modernity have been discussed and held by people over the ages. Some of the insights offered here, and the questions posed, expose a reader to alternative approaches to current concerns. Read full review

Review: Readings in Classical Chinese Philosophy

User Review  - Nelson - Goodreads

Many of the concerns and issues shared in modernity have been discussed and held by people over the ages. Some of the insights offered here, and the questions posed, expose a reader to alternative approaches to current concerns. Read full review

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Contents

Kongzi Confucius The Analects
1
Mozi
59
Mengzi Mencius
115
CHAPTER FOUR Laozi The Daodejing
161
Zhuangzi
207
Xunzi
255
Han Feizi
311
On the White Horse
363
Robber Zhi
369
Important Figures
379
Important Periods
385
Important Texts
387
Important Terms
389
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About the author (2005)

Philip J. Ivanhoe is Reader-Professor of Philosophy, City University of Hong Kong. His publications include Readings from the Lu-Wang School of Neo-Confucianism (Hackett, 2009), and Master Sun's Art of War (Hackett, 2011). 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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