Three ways of thought in ancient China / Arthur Waley.

First published in 1939. This book consists chiefly of extracts from Chuang Tzu, Mencius and Han Fei Tzu. Chuang Tzu's appeal is to the imagination; the appeal of mencius is to the moral feelings; realism, as expounded by Han Fei Tzu, finds a close parallel in modern Totalitarianism and as a re...

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Online Access:Electronic book from EBSCO
Main Author: Waley, Arthur.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012.
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Summary:First published in 1939. This book consists chiefly of extracts from Chuang Tzu, Mencius and Han Fei Tzu. Chuang Tzu's appeal is to the imagination; the appeal of mencius is to the moral feelings; realism, as expounded by Han Fei Tzu, finds a close parallel in modern Totalitarianism and as a result these extracts from a book of the third century B.C. nonetheless have a very contemporary connection.
Physical Description:1 online resource
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781135651961
1135651965
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