The Book of Chuang Tzu (Penguin Classics)

The Book of Chuang Tzu (Penguin Classics)

Elizabeth Breuilly

A masterpiece of historical chinese language philosophy, moment in impression simply to the Tao Te Ching

one of many founders of Taoism, Chuang Tzu was once firmly against Confucian values of order, regulate, and hierarchy, believing the right kingdom to be one the place primal, innate nature ideas. packed with profundity in addition to tips, knaves, sages, jokers, unbelievably named humans, and uptight Confucians, The ebook of Chuang Tzu perceives the Tao-the approach of Nature- now not as a time period to be defined yet as a route to stroll. Radical and subversive, making use of wit, humor, and surprise strategies, The publication of Chuang Tzu bargains an fascinating glance deep into chinese language tradition.

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