Lao-tzu: Te-tao ching : a new translation based on the recently discovered Ma-wang-tui texts

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Ballantine Books, Nov 25, 1989 - Philosophy - 282 pages
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Based on contemporaneous texts discovered by archeologists in China in the last 20 years, this new translation of the Te-tao Ching is very readable and enjoyable yet at the same time meticulously ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
ix
Translators Note 3
34
Translation with Text Commentary and Notes
91
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About the author (1989)

Edmund Ryden teaches at Fujen University in Taiwan. He was the first director of the John Paul II Peace Institute at Fujen University and also teaches human rights at Soochow University.

Robert G. Henricks is a professor of religion at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, where he has taught since 1976. One of the most acclaimed authorities on classic Asian literature today, he has translated the highly regarded "Lao-Tzu Te-Tao Ching" and is the author of other books, including "Philosophy and Argumentation in Third Century China" and "The Poetry of Han-Shan.

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