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Analects (Dover Thrift Editions)
Analects (Dover Thrift Editions)
by Confucius
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In this excellent English translation of The Analects, or Sayings, of Confucius, readers will find a rich distillation of the timeless precepts of one of history's most influential teachers and social theorists. A Chinese philosopher who lived c. 551 to... (read more)

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The Analects
The Analects
by Confucius
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One of the most influential books in human history, in a revelatory new translation The book that the Chinese have returned to repeatedly for reflection, renewal, and validation of their own views, The Analects was compiled by the disciples of Confucius,... (read more)

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Confucius: And the World He Created
Confucius: And the World He Created
by Michael Schuman
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Confucius is perhaps the most important philosopher in history. Today, his teachings shape the daily lives of more than 1.6 billion people. Throughout East Asia, Confuciuss influence can be seen in everything from business practices and family... (read more)

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Confucian Role Ethics: A Vocabulary
Confucian Role Ethics: A Vocabulary
by Roger T. Ames
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Ames (philosophy, U. of Hawai'i-Manoa) has expanded his 2008 Ch'ien Mu Lectures at The Chinese University of Hong Kong on the ethical teachings of Confucianism. He considers an interpretive context for understanding Confucianism, the Confucian project... (read more)

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Confucianism as a World Religion: Contested Histories and Contemporary Realities
Confucianism as a World Religion: Contested Histories and Contemporary Realities
by Anna Sun
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"This brilliant new book tells us how Confucianism became a world religion, and shows us how Western and Chinese scholars--responding to thousands of years of history and the pressures of the modern world--have understood this idea,d which is still very... (read more)

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Confucianism for the Modern World (03 Edition)
Confucianism for the Modern World (03 Edition)
by Daniel A. Bell
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"This is a fascinating set of essays for anyone interested in modern East Asian society." John Berthrong, The Journal for Asian... (read more)

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Confucianism as a World Religion: Contested Histories and Contemporary Realities
Confucianism as a World Religion: Contested Histories and Contemporary Realities
by Anna Sun
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"This brilliant new book tells us how Confucianism became a world religion, and shows us how Western and Chinese scholars--responding to thousands of years of history and the pressures of the modern world--have understood this idea,d which is still very... (read more)

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The East Asian Region: Confucian Heritage and Its Modern Adaptation (Princeton Legacy Library)
The East Asian Region: Confucian Heritage and Its Modern Adaptation (Princeton Legacy Library)
by Gilbert Rozman
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The contributors to this volume range over 2,000 years of history as they show how Confucian values spread throughout the region in premodern times and how these values were transformed in an age of modernization. The introduction by Gilbert Rozman... (read more)

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Confucius Analects
Confucius Analects
by Confucius
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This edition goes beyond others that largely leave readers to their own devices in understanding this cryptic work, by providing an entrée into the text that parallels the traditional Chinese way of approaching it: alongside Slingerland's... (read more)

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Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed (Guides for the Perplexed)
Confucius: A Guide for the Perplexed (Guides for the Perplexed)
by Yong Huang
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Of the three main teachings in Chinese culture, Confucianism has exerted the most profound and lasting influence in China.While Confucianism (a term coined by Westerners) refers to a tradition (Ruism) that predated Confucius, it is most closely... (read more)

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Confucius. Meher McArthur
Confucius. Meher McArthur
by Meher Mcarthur
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Confucius is one of the most important figures in Chinese history, a man whose philosophies have shaped world culture. Often overlooked outside his native country, Confucius himself was a fascinating figure. A contemporary of Buddha, Confucius was an... (read more)

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Sagehood: The Contemporary Significance of Neo-Confucian Philosophy
Sagehood: The Contemporary Significance of Neo-Confucian Philosophy
by Stephen C. Angle
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Neo-Confucianism is the sophisticated revival of Confucian theorizing, responding to challenges from Buddhism and Daoism, which began around 1000 C.E. and came to dominate the Chinese intellectual scene for centuries thereafter. What would happen if we... (read more)

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Analects (14 Edition)
Analects (14 Edition)
by David Hinton
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While Confucius failed in his lifetime to rescue a crumbling civilization with his teachings, he was to become the most influential sage in human history. His thought, still remarkably current and even innovative after 2500 years, survives here in The... (read more)

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The Analects of Confucius
The Analects of Confucius
by Confucius
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"This is the Confucius translation for our time."--Jonathan Mirsky, [London]... (read more)

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The Land of Scholars
The Land of Scholars
by Jae-un Kang
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This book discusses the historical development of Korean Confucianism in terms of its social functions. It also examines the types of transfiguration Confucianism underwent and the role it played in each period of Korean history. The Land of Scholars... (read more)

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The Essential Analects: Selected Passages with Traditional Commentary (Hackett Classics)
The Essential Analects: Selected Passages with Traditional Commentary (Hackett Classics)
by Confucius
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The Essential Analects offers a representative selection from Edward Slingerland's acclaimed translation of the full work, including passages covering all major themes. An appendix of selected traditional commentaries keyed to each passage provides... (read more)

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New Confucianism: A Critical Examination
New Confucianism: A Critical Examination
by John Makeham
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"In the early twentieth century, Confucianism was declared dead, both as an intellectual movement and as a social force. However, Confucianism has now been rehabilitated in mainland China, and is increasingly influential as a world philosophy. Both its... (read more)

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The Confucian Analects, the Great Learning & the Doctrine of the Mean
The Confucian Analects, the Great Learning & the Doctrine of the Mean
by Confucius
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Notable not only for its comprehensiveness but also for its inclusion of the Chinese pictograms, this complete text of the *Analects* of the greatest philosopher of Chinese history is a must-own volume for any student of Confucius (551Bi479 Be. From the... (read more)

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The Sayings of Confucius
The Sayings of Confucius
by Confucius
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This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts... (read more)

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Analects (14 Edition)
Analects (14 Edition)
by Confucius
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The Norton Critical Edition aims to situate the historical figure of Kongzi, the legendary figure of Confucius, and the Analects (or Lunyu), the single most influential book ascribed to the Master's circle of disciples, within their evolving ethical... (read more)

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