By Eske Møllgaard
This is the 1st paintings on hand in English which addresses Zhuangzi’s suggestion as a complete. It offers an interpretation of the Zhuangzi, a booklet in thirty-three chapters that's the most vital selection of Daoist texts in early China.
The writer introduces a fancy examining that exhibits the solidarity of Zhuangzi’s concept, specifically in his perspectives of motion, language, and ethics. through addressing methodological questions that come up in studying Zhuangzi, a hermeneutics is constructed which makes realizing Zhuangzi’s spiritual suggestion attainable.
A theoretical contribution to comparative philosophy and the cross-cultural examine of spiritual traditions, the e-book serves as an advent to Daoism for graduate scholars in faith, philosophy, and East Asian Studies.
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An Introduction to Daoist Thought: Action, Language, and Ethics in Zhuangzi (Routledge Studies in Asian Religion and Philosophy) by Eske Møllgaard