The Essential Analects: Selected Passages with Traditional Commentary

The Essential Analects: Selected Passages with Traditional Commentary

By: Confucius (author), Edward Slingerland (translator)Paperback

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The Essential Analects offers a representative selection from Edward Slingerland's acclaimed translation of the full work, including passages covering all major themes. An appendix of selected traditional commentaries keyed to each passage provides access to the text and to its reception and interpretation. Also included are a glossary of terms and short biographies of the disciples of Confucius and the traditional commentators cited.

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Edward Slingerland is Associate Professor of Asian Studies, Canada Research Chair, University of British Columbia.

Product Details

  • publication date: 15/03/2006
  • ISBN13: 9780872207721
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 192
  • ID: 9780872207721
  • weight: 164
  • ISBN10: 0872207722

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