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The Shambhala dictionary of Taoism

Publisher: Boston : Shambhala, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"The Shambhala Dictionary of Taoism presents the basic terminology and doctrines of this ancient Chinese philosophy for the general reader in a clear and easily understandable form, effectively unlocking the mysteries of these terms and concepts that are more and more frequently encountered today in widely varied fields of interest such as the media, the sciences, the health professions, and psychotherapy. The  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shambhala dictionary of Taoism.
Boston : Shambhala, 1996
(OCoLC)705772534
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 1570622035 9781570622038 1570621640 9781570621642
OCLC Number: 33078289
Notes: This edition based on the comprehensive Encyclopedia of Eastern philosophy and religion: Shambhala, 1989.
Description: xiv, 235 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Ingrid Fischer-Schreiber ; translated by Werner Wünsche.

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"The Shambhala Dictionary of Taoism presents the basic terminology and doctrines of this ancient Chinese philosophy for the general reader in a clear and easily understandable form, effectively unlocking the mysteries of these terms and concepts that are more and more frequently encountered today in widely varied fields of interest such as the media, the sciences, the health professions, and psychotherapy. The dictionary contains over three hundred entries and includes pronunciation tables, illustrations, and a bibliography."--Jacket.

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