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  • The "I Ching"
    The "I Ching" (English, Hardback) Richard J. Smith

    The "I Ching" originated in China as a divination manual more than three thousand years ago. In 136 BCE the emperor declared it a Confucian classic. This title tells the extraordinary story of how this cryptic and once obscure book became one of the most widely read and extensively analyzed texts in all of world literature.

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  • The I Ching (Book of Changes)
    The I Ching (Book of Changes) (English, Paperback) Geoffrey Redmond

    The I Ching has influenced thinkers and artists throughout the history of Chinese philosophy. This new, accessible translation of the entire early text brings to life the hidden meanings and importance of China's oldest classical texts....

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  • The First Ten Books
    The First Ten Books (English, Paperback) Confucius

    Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. They have enlightened, outraged, provoked and comforted. They have enriched lives - and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook...

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  • Confucianism: A Very Short Introduction
    Confucianism: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Daniel K. Gardner

    Daniel K. Gardner explores the major philosophical ideas of the Confucian tradition, showing the profound social and political impact it had and continues to have in China.

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  • The Analects
    The Analects (English, Paperback) Confucius

    Few individuals have shaped their country's civilization more profoundly than the Master Kong, better-known as Confucius (551-479 BC). His sayings and those of his disciples form the foundation of a distinct social, ethical, and intellectual system. They have retained their freshness and vigor throughout the two and a half millennia of their currency, and are still admired even in today's China....

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  • Japanese Confucianism
    Japanese Confucianism (English, Paperback) Kiri Paramore

    This book charts the history of Confucianism in Japan to offer new perspectives on the sociology of Confucianiam across East Asia.

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  • Chinese Religions
    Chinese Religions (English, Paperback) Jeaneane D. Fowler

    Presents an introduction to the religions of China, and places it in the wider context of Chinese history and philosophy. This book brings together the studies of Jeaneane Fowler in Taoism, Chinese popular religion and the broader canvas of Chinese cosmogony, and those of Merv Fowler in Confucianism, Ch'an (Zen) Buddhism and Pure Land Buddhism.

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  • The Laws and Economics of Confucianism
    The Laws and Economics of Confucianism (English, Hardback) Taisu Zhang

    Zhang argues that property institutions in pre-industrial China and England were a cause of China's lagging development in pre-industrial times.

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  • Embodied Moral Psychology and Confucian Philosophy
    Embodied Moral Psychology and Confucian Philosophy (English, Hardback) Bongrae Seok

    The body is not a physical reservoir or temporary means of cognitive processes but the part and parcel of our cognitive and moral life. Confucian philosophy provides insightful discussions and examples of how the body serves the moral mind not only causally but also constitutionally.

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  • The Four Books
    The Four Books (English, Paperback) Daniel K. Gardner

    Shows how the Four Books - "The Greater Learning", "The Analects", "The Mencius", and "The Doctrine of the Mean" - have been read and understood by the Chinese since the twelfth century. This book provides an introduction to the later imperial Confucian tradition; and introduces the reader to Zhu Xi's commentarial understanding of the Four Books.

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  • The Journal of Wu Yubi
    The Journal of Wu Yubi (English, Hardback) Wu Yubi

    In this rare firsthand account of an individual's pursuit of sagehood, the early Ming dynasty scholar and teacher Wu Yubi chronicles his progress and his setbacks, as he strives to integrate the Neo-Confucian practices of self-examination and self-cultivation into everyday life. In more than three hundred entries, spanning much of his adult life, Wu paints a vivid picture, not only of the life of...

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  • Confucianism in China
    Confucianism in China (English, Paperback) Tony Swain

    This accessible history of Confucianism, or the 'Way of the Ru', emphasizes the religious dimensions of the tradition. It clearly explains the tradition's unique and subtle philosophical ideals as well as the 'arts of the Ru' whereby seemingly simple acts such as reading, sitting quietly, good manners, and attending to family and state responsibilities, became ways of ultimate transformation....

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  • Taking Chinese to the World
    Taking Chinese to the World (English, Hardback) Wei Ye

    In this book the author explores the work and living experiences of Confucius Institute Chinese teachers in the UK, how they interpret and make sense of their sojourning experience, and how this context and the wider globalised social environment have impacted on their understandings and their personal growth.

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  • The Analects of Confucius
    The Analects of Confucius (Paperback) Confucius

    Analects of Confucius is the collection of sayings and ideas attributed to the Chinese philosopher Confucius. The Analects has been one of the most widely read and studied books in China for the last 2,000 years, and continues to have a substantial influence on Chinese and East Asian thought and values today.

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  • Thinking Through Confucius
    Thinking Through Confucius (English, Paperback) David L. Hall, Roger T. Ames $34.87
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  • I Ching or Book of Changes
    I Ching or Book of Changes (English, Paperback) Richard Wilhelm

    Covers "I Ching" - a book of oracles containing the whole of human experience.

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  • The I Ching or Book of Changes
    The I Ching or Book of Changes (English, Hardback) Hellmut Wilhelm

    "The I Ching", or "Book of Changes", a common source for both Confucianist and Taoist philosophy, 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 3,000 years, and interest in it rapidly spreads in the West.

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  • Guide to the I Ching
    Guide to the I Ching (English, Paperback) Carol K. Anthony $22.73 $24.95
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  • The Analects of Confucius
    The Analects of Confucius (English, Paperback) Burton Watson

    Compiled by disciples of Confucius in the centuries following his death in 479 B.C.E.,The Analects of Confucius is a collection of aphorisms and historical anecdotes embodying the basic values of the Confucian tradition: learning, morality, ritual decorum, and filial piety. Reflecting the model eras of Chinese antiquity, the Analects offers valuable insights into successful governance and the...

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  • Confucian Analects, The Great Learning & The Doctrine of the Mean
    Confucian Analects, The Great Learning & The Doctrine of the Mean (Multiple languages, Paperback) Confucius

    Entire text of the Analects of Confucius in large, readable characters, and beneath this Legge's full translation, which has been accepted and the definitive, standard English version. Full chinese text, English translation on same page.

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