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Basic writings.

Author: Xunzi; Burton Watson
Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press, 1963.
Series: UNESCO collection of representative works., Chinese series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hsun Tzu (born ca. 312 B.C.) provided the dominant philosophical system of his day. Although basically Confucian, he differed with Mencius by asserting that the original nature of man is evil, and  Read more...

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Named Person: Xunzi; Burton Watson; Xunzi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Xunzi; Burton Watson
ISBN: 0231086075 9780231086073 0231106890 9780231106894 0231086067 9780231086066
OCLC Number: 688763
Description: vi, 177 pages 21 cm.
Contents: Encouraging learning --
Improving yourself --
The regulations of a king --
Debating military affairs --
A discussion of Heaven --
A discussion of rites --
A discussion of music --
Dispelling obsession --
Rectifying names --
Man's nature Is evil.
Series Title: UNESCO collection of representative works., Chinese series.
Responsibility: Translated by Burton Watson.

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