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Books editi da Univ Of Hawaii Pr con argomento Ethics China

The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence

The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence

Rosemont Henry Jr.  Ames Roger T. 
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Paperback) , 2009

A core text in the establishment of the Chinese tradition of family reverence and responsibility is the "Xiaojing". Composed well over two thousand years ago, its tenets are incorporated into Chinese public and private life. Rosemont (religious studies, Brown University) and Ames (philosophy, University of Hawai'i)...

€ 23,20
The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence

The Chinese Classic of Family Reverence

Rosemont Henry Jr.  Ames Roger T. 
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Hardcover) , 2009

€ 44,90
Selfless Offspring

Selfless Offspring

Knapp Keith Nathaniel 
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Hardcover)

Both Western and Chinese intellectuals have long derided filial piety tales as an absurd and grotesque variety of children's literature. Selfless Offspring offers a fresh perspective on the genre, revealing the rich historical worth of these stories by examining them in their original context: the tumultuous and politically...

€ 50,50
From Comrades to Bodhisattvas

From Comrades to Bodhisattvas

Fisher Gareth 
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Hardcover)

This ethnographic study of the cultural politics surrounding the current Buddhist revival in contemporary China centers on discourse and debates among lay Buddhist practitioners who gather in the outer courtyard of the Temple of Universal Rescue in Beijing. Profiles of real-life lay practitioners reveal how contemporary...

€ 48,40
Sex, Culture and Modernity in China

Sex, Culture and Modernity in China

Dikotter Frank 
edizioni Univ of Hawaii Pr collana Univ of Hawaii Pr (Hardcover)

With the disintegration of Confucian cosmology after the fall of the imperial system in China, medical science was introduced as an epistemological foundation for social order. The construction of sexuality as a dangerous drive which was thought to form the very core of the individual led to the emergence of a wide...

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€ 24,40