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Title The Mozi as an evolving text : different voices in early Chinese thought / edited by Carine Defoort and Nicolas Standaert
Published Brill
Leiden : Brill, 2013


Description 1 online resource (294 pages) : illustrations
Series Studies in the History of Chinese Texts
Studies in the history of Chinese texts.
Contents Introduction: Different Voices in the Mozi: Studies of an Evolving Text; Are the Three "Jian Ai" Chapters about Universal Love?; How to End Wars with Words: Three Argumentative Strategies by Mozi and his Followers; Mozi 31: Explaining Ghosts, Again; Mozi's Remaking of Ancient Authority; The Ethics of the Mohist Dialogues; From "Elevate the Worthy" to "Intimacy with Officers" in the Mozi; Heaven as a Standard; Bibliography; References to the Mozi; Subject index
Summary The book Mozi, named after master Mo, was compiled in the course of the fifth-third centuries BCE. The seven studies included in the The Mozi as an Evolving Text analyse the Core Chapters, Dialogues, and Opening Chapters of the Mozi as an evolving text
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mo, Di, active 400 B.C. Mozi.
SUBJECT Mozi (Mo, Di) fast
Form Electronic book
Author Defoort, Carine, 1961- author, editor.
Standaert, N., author, editor
ISBN 9789004234345