The Essential Mengzi

Selected Passages with Traditional Commentary

by Mengzi,

Series: Hackett Classics

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  • 160384211X
  • 9780872209855
  • 9781603842112
  • 9781603842686

The Essential Mengzi offers a representative selection from Bryan Van Norden's acclaimed translation of the full work, including the most frequently studied passages and covering all of the work's major themes. An appendix of selections from the classic commentary of Zhu Xi--one of the most influential and insightful interpreters of Confucianism--keyed to relevant passages, provides access to the text and to its reception and interpretation. Also included are a general Introduction, timeline, glossary, and selected bibliography.

  • Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.; September 2009
  • ISBN: 9781603842112
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  • Title: The Essential Mengzi
  • Series: Hackett Classics
  • Author: Mengzi; Bryan W. Van Norden (trans.)
  • Imprint: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 160384211X
  • 9780872209855
  • 9781603842112
  • 9781603842686

About The Author

Bryan W. Van Norden is Professor in the Philosophy Department and in the Department of Chinese and Japanese at Vassar College.