The four political treatises of the Yellow Emperor original Mawangdui texts with complete English translations and an introduction / Leo S. Chang and Yu Feng ; with a foreword by Benjamin I. Schwartz

Author(s): Chang, Chùn, 1935 Oct. 17-
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Subjects: China--Politics and government--To 221 B.C
Huang-ti ssu ching
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Philosophy, Chinese--To 221 B.C
Huang-ti ssu ching
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Material Type: Books
Language: English, Chinese (translated from)
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawaiì Press, c1998
Series: Monograph no. 15, Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy
Monograph ... of the Society for Asian and Comparative Philosophy no. 15
LC Classification: B
Table of Contents: Foreword
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction 1
Ch. 1. The Sociopolitical Milieu and Theoretical Heritage 5
Ch. 2. The Central Concern of the Four Texts: The Art of Rulership 19
Ch. 3. Guidelines for the Art of Rulership 28
Ch. 4. The Relationship of the Ruler to Ministers and to the People 41
Ch. 5. The Balance between Xing and De, and Between Wen and Wu 57
Ch. 6. Strategies and Tactics 65
Conclusion 72
Notes and References 78
The Four Texts of the Yellow Emperor (Original Texts and Complete English Translations with Annotations) 97
1. The Constancy of Laws 100
2. The Classics 145
3. Aphorisms 181
4. On Dao the Fundamental 197
Appendix 1. The Works Relevant to the Yellow Emperor Recorded in Yiwenzhi 201
Appendix 2. A Quantitative Analysis of the Philosophical/Political Contents of the Four Texts 205
Appendix 3. Parallels between the Works of Guanzi and the Four Texts 208
Appendix 4. Parallels between the Sayings of Fan Li and the Four Texts 210
Appendix 5. Establishing the Date(s) of the Four Texts 212
Bibliography 215
Index 225
Added Titles: Huang-ti ssu ching
Alternate Title(s): Huang-ti ssu ching English.
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 97048960 (OCoLC)38144339
Additional Authors: Feng, Yü
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ISBN: 0585295867 (electronic bk.) :$20.00
ISBN: 0824820088 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-224) and index
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Physical Description: 230 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 45727372
ISBN/ISSN: 0585295867
0824820088

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