Hsun Tzu: Basic Writings - Hsun Tzu, and Watson, Burton (Translated by)

Hs n Tzu set forth the most complete well-ordered philosophical system of his day. Although basically Confucian, he differed with Mencius, his famous predecessor in the Confucian school, by asserting that the original nature of man is evil. To counteract this evil, he advocated self-improvement, the pursuit of learning, the avoidance of obsession, ...

Hsun Tzu: Basic Writings 1996, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231106894

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