Introducing Daoism

Introduction : background to Daoism -- Pt. I. Foundations -- The Dao that can't be told -- At ease in perfect happiness -- From health to immortality -- Cosmos, gods, and governance -- Pt. II. Development -- Major schools of the Middle Ages -- Ethics and community -- Creation and the pantheon -...

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Main Author: Kohn, Livia 1956-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: London [u.a.] Routledge 2009
Edition:1. publ.
Series/Journal:World religions
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Taoism
Further subjects:B Taoism
B Introduction
B Taoism History
Online Access: Inhaltsverzeichnis (Verlag)
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Summary:Introduction : background to Daoism -- Pt. I. Foundations -- The Dao that can't be told -- At ease in perfect happiness -- From health to immortality -- Cosmos, gods, and governance -- Pt. II. Development -- Major schools of the Middle Ages -- Ethics and community -- Creation and the pantheon -- Resligious practices -- Pt. III. Modernity -- Modern Daoism -- Reaching for the Dao -- Daoism in China today -- Western adaptations -- Pt. IV. Reflections -- The nature and study of Daoism
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references
ISBN:0415439973