By Lee Dian Rainey
Written via a number one authority on chinese language philosophy, Decoding Dao uniquely makes a speciality of the middle texts in Daoist philosophy, supplying readers with a straightforward creation that unravels the complexities of those seminal volumes.
- Offers a close advent to the middle texts in Daoist philosophy, the Dao De Jing and the Zhuangzi, of the main largely learn – and such a lot hard – texts in China’s lengthy literary history
- Covers the 3 major methods the texts could be learn: as non secular, mystical, and philosophical works
- Explores their historic context, origins, authorship, and the explanations those seminal texts got here into being, in addition to the major phrases and methods they take
- Examines the center philosophical arguments made within the texts, in addition to the various ways that they've been interpreted, either in China itself and within the West
- Provides readers with an unrivalled perception into the multifaceted philosophy of Daoism – and the rules underlying a lot of chinese language tradition – educated through the very most modern educational scholarship
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Decoding Dao: Reading the Dao De Jing (Tao Te Ching) and the Zhuangzi (Chuang Tzu) by Lee Dian Rainey