Rudolf G. Wagner - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 531 pages
Presenting the commentary of the third-century sage Wang Bi, this book provides a Chinese way of reading the Daodejing, one which will surprise Western readers.
Rudolf G. Wagner - Philosophy - 2003 - 261 pages
Explores the thought of Wang Bi, the third-century Chinese philosopher who made brilliant, innovative contributions in an era when traditional intellectual institutions and ...
Laozi - History - 2004 - 226 pages
A new translation of the classic book of Chinese philosophy sheds new light on the historical and philosophical issues surrounding the text while emphasizing its universal scope.
Laozi, Richard John Lynn - History - 1999 - 244 pages
A new translation of the Tao-te Ching of Laozi as interpreted by Wang Bi--whose commentaries following each statement flesh out the text so that it speaks to the modern Western ...
Rudolf G. Wagner - History - 2012 - 257 pages
Explores the early Chinese press, which emerged in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, and its impact on China’s modernization.
Rudolf G. Wagner - Social Science - 1992 - 558 pages
Within a tightly controlled environment, literature has become the major screen onto which the political class of the People’s Republic of China projects some of its battles ...
Rudolf G. Wagner - History - 1990 - 361 pages
"An entirely original, illuminating work of critical scholarship. Wagner brings to bear a formidable familiarity with the Chinese practice of allusion, together with a good ...