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Philosophy of Life : A New Reading of the Zhuangzi (Hardcover) (Guying Chen)

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A scholar of Daoism, Chen provides a detailed analysis and unique interpretation of Zhuangzi's inner, outer, and miscellaneous chapters. He does not focus on the philology, as many scholars do, but on a philosophical reading highlighting the main topics of self-cultivation, aesthetics, and epistemology. His perspectives range from the historical background of the Warring States Period to his own personal political experience, and being also a scholar of Nietzsche, he draws parallels between some of their perspectives. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 221
Genre: Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Eastern / Taoism
Series Title: Brill's Humanities in China Library
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Guying Chen
Language: English
Street Date: January 28, 2016
TCIN: 50902232
UPC: 9789004310223
Item Number (DPCI): 248-12-5525

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