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The Resource The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke

The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke

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The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism
Title
The scripture on great peace
Title remainder
the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism
Statement of responsibility
[translated by] Barbara Hendrischke
Title variation
Taiping jing and the beginning of Daoism
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
This first Western-language translation of one of the great books of the Daoist religious tradition, the Taiping jing, or ''Scripture on Great Peace, '' documents early Chinese medieval thought and lays the groundwork for a more complete understanding of Daoism's origins. Barbara Hendrischke, a leading expert on the Taiping jing in the West, has spent twenty-five years on this magisterial translation, which includes notes that contextualize the scripture's political and religious significance. Virtually unknown to scholars until the 1970s, the Taiping jing raises the hope for salvation in a pra
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Cataloging source
CCO
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Tai ping jing
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hendrischke, Barbara
Series statement
Daoist classics series
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taoism
  • Philosophy, Chinese
  • RELIGION
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • RELIGION
  • Philosophy, Chinese
  • Taoism
Label
The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Conventions; Introduction; Section 41. How to Distinguish between Poor and Rich; Section 42. One Man and Two Women; Section 43. How to Promote the Good and Halt the Wicked; Section 44. How to Preserve the Three Essentials; Section 45. The Three Needs and the Method of [Dealing with]Auspicious and Ominous Events; Section 46. You Must Not Serve the Dead More Than the Living; Section 47. How to Verify the Trustworthiness of Texts and Writings; Section 48. An Explanation of the Reception and Transmission[of Evil] in Five Situations
  • Section 50. An Explanation of the Master's DeclarationSection 51. The True Contract; Section 52. How to Work Hard to Do Good; Section 53. How to Distinguish between Root and Branches; Section 54. How to Enjoy Giving Life Wins Favor with Heaven; Section 55. How to Classify Old Texts and Give a Title to theBook; Section 56. How the Nine Groups of Men Disperse CalamitiesInherited from Former Kings; Section 57. How to Examine What Is True and What Is False Dao; S
Control code
ocn568026810
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520932920
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt49r9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568026810
Label
The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Conventions; Introduction; Section 41. How to Distinguish between Poor and Rich; Section 42. One Man and Two Women; Section 43. How to Promote the Good and Halt the Wicked; Section 44. How to Preserve the Three Essentials; Section 45. The Three Needs and the Method of [Dealing with]Auspicious and Ominous Events; Section 46. You Must Not Serve the Dead More Than the Living; Section 47. How to Verify the Trustworthiness of Texts and Writings; Section 48. An Explanation of the Reception and Transmission[of Evil] in Five Situations
  • Section 50. An Explanation of the Master's DeclarationSection 51. The True Contract; Section 52. How to Work Hard to Do Good; Section 53. How to Distinguish between Root and Branches; Section 54. How to Enjoy Giving Life Wins Favor with Heaven; Section 55. How to Classify Old Texts and Give a Title to theBook; Section 56. How the Nine Groups of Men Disperse CalamitiesInherited from Former Kings; Section 57. How to Examine What Is True and What Is False Dao; S
Control code
ocn568026810
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 410 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520932920
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt49r9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)568026810

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