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Confucius & Confucianism: The Essentials

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This comprehensive introduction explores the life and teachings of Confucius, and development of Confucian thought, from ancient times to the present today.Demonstrates the wisdom and enduring relevance of Confucius's teachings - drawing parallels between our 21st century society and that of China 2,500 years ago, where government corruption, along with social, economic, a ...more
Paperback, 262 pages
Published May 10th 2010 by Wiley-Blackwell
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A simple, clear and fascinating introduction to Confuciansim. Read it in a few days. If you need a book that describes this Chinese tradition, this book is for you.
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What it says on the tin. This book provided the foundation in Confucian thought that I needed for my research.
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