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The tao of the Tao te ching : a translation and commentary / Michael LaFargue.

Laozi (Author). LaFargue, Michael. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0791409864 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xvi, 270 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, c1992.

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Excellence that is not outstanding -- Stillness and contentment -- Self-cultivation -- Knowledge, learning, and teaching -- Majesty that is not awesome -- The soft way -- Against disquieting "improvements" -- Hermeneutics: a reasoned approach to interpreting the Tao Te Ching -- Social background -- The composition of the Tao te ching: what kind of writing is it? -- Analyzing Laoist sayings: Nonliteral interpretation -- The Laoist "system".
Subject: Taoismo.

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