An illustrated introduction to Taoism : the wisdom of the sages (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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An illustrated introduction to Taoism : the wisdom of the sages

Author: J C Cooper; Joseph A Fitzgerald
Publisher: Bloomington, Ind. : World Wisdom, ©2010.
Series: Treasures of the world's religions.; Library of perennial philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Provides 118 color illustrations and a thorough introduction to Taoism. Covers the "way of the Tao," the Yin-Yang symbol, and the relationship of Taoism to other religions such as Buddhism and Hinduism.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J C Cooper; Joseph A Fitzgerald
ISBN: 9781935493167 1935493167
OCLC Number: 471813166
Awards: Winner of Benjamin Franklin Award (New Age) 2011
Commended for Benjamin Franklin Award (Interior Design-3+ Color) 2011
Commended for Midwest Book Award (MIPA) (Illustration) 2010
Commended for Midwest Book Award (MIPA) (Cover Design-3 + Color) 2010
Commended for Midwest Book Award (MIPA) (Total Book Design) 2010
Description: x, 155 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: The tao --
Te --
Yin-yang --
The pa kua --
Chuang Tzu and the sages --
Wu-wei --
The natural --
The great triad --
Art --
Symbolism --
The Taoist garden --
Taoism and Hinduism --
Taoism and Buddhism.
Series Title: Treasures of the world's religions.; Library of perennial philosophy.
Responsibility: Jean C. Cooper ; edited by Joseph A. Fitzgerald ; foreword by William Stoddart.

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Containing 118 color illustrations, this book provides an introduction to Taoism, one of the great religious and philosophical movements in Chinese thought. It explores the concept of the Tao (Way),  Read more...

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