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By Eske Møllgaard

This is the 1st paintings on hand in English which addresses Zhuangzi’s proposal as an entire. It provides an interpretation of the Zhuangzi, a ebook in thirty-three chapters that's the most vital selection of Daoist texts in early China.


The writer introduces a posh interpreting that indicates the cohesion of Zhuangzi’s suggestion, particularly in his perspectives of motion, language, and ethics. through addressing methodological questions that come up in interpreting Zhuangzi, a hermeneutics is constructed which makes realizing Zhuangzi’s non secular proposal attainable.


A theoretical contribution to comparative philosophy and the cross-cultural examine of spiritual traditions, the e-book serves as an creation to Daoism for graduate scholars in faith, philosophy, and East Asian Studies.

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