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Spanning the centuries and crossing the globe, this engaging introduction covers everything Daoist, from the religion of the ancients to 21st century Tai Chi and meditation. Complete with a timeline of Daoist history and a full glossary, Daoism: A Beginner's Guide will prove invaluable not only to students, but also to general readers who wish to learn more about Daoisms role and relevance in our fast-moving 21st century existence. James Miller is Assistant Professor of East Asian Traditions at Queen's University, Kingston, Canada.

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Spanning the centuries and crossing the globe, this engaging introduction covers everything Daoist, from the religion of the ancients to 21st century T'ai Chi and meditation. Complete with a timeline of Daoist history and a full glossary, this will prove invaluable to students, and anyone who wishes to learn more about the origins and nature of a profound tradition, and about its role and relevance in our fast-moving 21st century existence.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781851685660
Author:
Miller, James
Publisher:
ONEWorld Publications
Author:
A Beginner's Guide
Subject:
Taoism
Subject:
General
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Taoism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Beginner's Guides
Publication Date:
20080131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in

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"Synopsis" by , Spanning the centuries and crossing the globe, this engaging introduction covers everything Daoist, from the religion of the ancients to 21st century T'ai Chi and meditation. Complete with a timeline of Daoist history and a full glossary, this will prove invaluable to students, and anyone who wishes to learn more about the origins and nature of a profound tradition, and about its role and relevance in our fast-moving 21st century existence.
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