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An Illustrated Introduction to Taoism: The Wisdom of the Sages (Treasures of the World's Religions)

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Containing 118 stunning color illustrations, this beautiful book provides an introduction to Taoism, one of the great religious and philosophical movements in Chinese thought. Incorporating selections from J.C. Cooper's writings, it explores the concept of the Tao (Way), the symbolism of Yin-Yang, and the thought of the leading Taoist sages. Also included are sections on Taoist art, the symbolism of plants and animals, the Taoist garden, and the relationship of Taoism with Buddhism and Hinduism.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781935493167
Author:
Cooper, Jean C.
Publisher:
World Wisdom Books
Foreword by:
Stoddart, William
Foreword:
Stoddart, William
Editor:
Fitzgerald, Joseph A.
Subject:
Taoism
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Taoism
Series:
Treasures of the World's Religions
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
155
Dimensions:
9.90x7.90x.50 in. 1.30 lbs.

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Product details 155 pages World Wisdom Books - English 9781935493167 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Containing 118 stunning color illustrations, this beautiful book provides an introduction to Taoism, one of the great religious and philosophical movements in Chinese thought. Incorporating selections from J.C. Cooper's writings, it explores the concept of the Tao (Way), the symbolism of Yin-Yang, and the thought of the leading Taoist sages. Also included are sections on Taoist art, the symbolism of plants and animals, the Taoist garden, and the relationship of Taoism with Buddhism and Hinduism.
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