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The I Ching : a biography

Relates the history of China's ancient divination manual, discussing its structure, worldwide appeal to different cultures, and influence on philosophy, medicine, art, and politics
Print Book, English, ©2012
Princeton University Press, Princeton, N.J., ©2012
xxii, 278 pages ; 20 cm.
9780691145099, 0691145091
Part One. The domestic evolution of the Yijing
Genesis of the Changes
The making of a classic
Interpreting the Changes
Part Two. The transnational travels of the Yijing
The Changes in East Asia
The westward travels of the Changes
Concluding remarks