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The Classic of the Way and Virtue

A New Translation of the "Tao-te ching" of Laozi as Interpreted by Wang Bi

by Richard John Lynn

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Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Taoism,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • East Asia, Far East,
  • Asia - General,
  • History / Asia,
  • Asian,
  • Asian - Chinese

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9374818M
    ISBN 100231105800
    ISBN 109780231105804

    The essential Taoist book and one of a triad that make up the most influential religious and philosophical writings of Chinese tradition, theTao-te Ching is the subject of hundreds of new interpretive studies each year. As Taoism emerges as one of the East Asian philosophies most interesting to Westerners, an accessible new edition of this great work--written for English /5(3). The essential Taoist book and one of a triad that make up the most influential religious and philosophical writings of Chinese tradition, the Tao-te Ching is the subject of hundreds of new interpretive studies each year. As Taoism emerges as one of the East Asian philosophies most interesting to Westerners, an accessible new edition of this great work--written for English /5(21).

      Translating the title as, "Classic of the Way's Virtues", "Book of the Way of Virtue", or "The Way and Its Power" miss the mark for high . The big book (and my children use the term advisedly) is William J. Bennett's best-selling tome, The Book of Virtues: A Treasury of Great Moral Stories. In it, Bennett has collected some tales, poems, and essays to "aid in the time-honored task of the moral education of the young.".

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The Book: Tao Te Ching The Classic of the Way and Virtue by Lao Tzu New Translation of the Tao Te Ching Tao Te Ching is the 2, years old source to Taoism, written by the legendary Taoist philosopher Lao 81 short chapters, he presented the world according to Tao, the Way, and how mankind should adapt to it.

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The Sayings of the Old Master (Laozi), or Classic of the Way and Virtue (Daode jing), consists of eighty-one short aphoristic sections, that, though self-contained, often refer to each other and as a whole present a consistent and integrated view of how the sage rules the world in accordance with the spontaneous way of the Natural (ziran zhi dao).

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The Classic of the Way and Virtue: A New Translation of the Tao-te Ching of Laozi as Interpreted by Wang Bi (Translations from the Asian Classics) by Laozi,Wang Bi and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Dao de jing (Classic of the way and the virtue) is also known as the is the key work of Laozi, a philosopher, poet, and originator of Daoism, thought to have lived in the sixth century BC.

It has two parts: Dao jing (Book of Dao, the way) in 37 brief chapters and De jing (Book of De, the virtue) in 44 chapters. The entire book has 5, or so characters, thus it is also called Laozi. The Tao Te Ching (or Daodejing, in pinyin) is a classic Chinese Taoist text dating from at least the fourth century BC.

According to tradition it has its origins even earlier, around the sixth century BC. The title may be translated as Instruction regarding the Way of Virtue.

Consisting of eighty-one short sections in a poetic style, the text. Book Two Part 1. Virtue, then, being of two kinds, intellectual and moral, intellectual virtue in the main owes both its birth and its growth to teaching (for which reason it requires experience and time), while moral virtue comes about as a result of habit, whence also its name (ethike) is one that is formed by a slight variation from the word Cited by: 1.

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The classic of the way and virtue: a new translation of the Tao-te ching of Laozi as interpreted by Wang Bi User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. The most translated Chinese classic is here given another translation filtered through the commentary of Wang Bi (), renowned for his brilliant but direct approach to many Chinese works.

The book ends with a prophetic passage in which he says that the task now is to create local forms of community, in which the moral life can still be lived in the new dark ages which are already upon us. It’s powerful stuff. It provides a historical account of how the notion of virtue arose, and why it’s been lost.Get this from a library!

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