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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 34 related to Human nature, ritual, and history: studies in Xunzi and Chinese philosophy.    

Confucius now: contemporary encounters with the Analects

David Edward Jones - Philosophy - 2008 - 305 pages
"A collection of essays on the teachings of the ancient Chinese philosopher Confucius as collected in the Analects, focusing on the relevance of Confucius's project for ...
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To Broaden the Way: A Confucian-Jewish Dialogue

Galia Patt-Shamir - Religion - 2006 - 323 pages
To Broaden the Way suggests that the texts of both the Jewish and Confucian tradition talk in riddles of a special kind: riddles, which are introduced - and answered - by ...
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Filial Piety in Chinese Thought and History

Alan Kam-leung Chan, Sor-hoon Tan - Family & Relationships - 2004 - 245 pages
"A broad range of topics are discussed including not only Confucianism, with which filial piety is particularly associated, but also Buddhism and Daoism, making it essential ...
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Rhetoric in Ancient China, Fifth to Third Century, B.C.E.: A Comparison with ...

Xing Lu - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1998 - 350 pages
In Rhetoric in Ancient China, Fifth to Third Century B.C.E., Xing Lu examines language, art, persuasion, and argumentation in ancient China and offers a detailed and authentic ...
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An Introduction to Confucianism

Xinzhong Yao - Religion - 2000 - 344 pages
Introduces the many strands of Confucianism in a style accessible to students and general readers.
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Classic Asian Philosophy: A Guide to the Essential Texts

Joel Kupperman - Philosophy - 2001 - 164 pages
This is a short introduction to the most important texts in the Asian philosophical traditions, including Buddhism, Confucianism, Taoism, and Hinduism. It is aimed at students ...
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Exploring Personhood: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Human Nature

Joseph Torchia - Philosophy - 2008 - 295 pages
Explores the metaphysical underpinnings of theories of human nature, personhood, and the self. This book moves from the Pre-Socratics to Postmodernism, assessing what ...
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