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Title:
Daoism and Chinese culture
Author:
Kohn, Livia, 1956-
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Three Pines Press, [2001]

©2001
Physical Description:
ix, 228 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
pt. 1. Ancient thought -- ch. 1. Laozi and the Daode jung -- ch. 2. The Zhuangzi -- ch. 3. Han cosmology and immortality -- pt. 2. Religious communities -- ch. 4. Communal organizations -- ch. 5. Self-cultivation groups -- ch. 6. Daoism and the state -- pt. 3. Spiritual practices -- ch. 7. Ritual and meditation -- ch. 8. Spells, Talismans, and inner alchemy -- ch. 9. Monastic discipline -- pt. 4. Modernity -- ch. 10. Changes in the Ming and Qing -- ch. 11. Daoism today.
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9781931483001
Format :
Book