Xunzi: The Complete Text


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This is the first complete, one-volume English translation of the ancient Chinese text Xunzi , one of the most extensive, sophisticated, and elegant works in the tradition of Confucian thought. Through essays, poetry, dialogues, and anecdotes, the Xunzi presents a more systematic vision of the Confucian ideal than the fragmented sayings of Confucius and Mencius, articulating a Confucian perspective on ethics, politics, warfare, language, psychology, human nature, ritual, and music, among other topics. Aimed at general ...

Xunzi: The Complete Text 2016, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691169316

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Xunzi: The Complete Text 2014, Princeton University Press

ISBN-13: 9780691161044