Lives of Confucius : Civilization's Greatest Sage Through the Ages

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2010-04-13
  • Publisher: Crown Archetype

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The profound influence of Confucius across the ages--his teachings of personal and government morality, justice, and appropriateness in social relationships--is the subject of this unique history.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Kongzi, in Sima Qian's Shiji and the Analects (MN)p. 1
Kongzi and His Critics (MN)p. 29
Kongzi, the Uncrowned King (MN)p. 67
The Canonical Confucius from Han through Song (TAW)p. 101
The Supreme Sage and the Imperial Cults: Ritual and Doctrine (TAW)p. 138
The Cultic Confucius in the Imperial Temple and Ancestral Shrine (TAW)p. 165
A Confusion of Confuciuses: Invoking Kongzi in the Modern World (MN)p. 192
Epilogue (MN)p. 247
American Perceptions of the Chinesep. 266
Notesp. 269
Indexp. 285
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