The Four Political Treatises of the Yellow Emperor

Original Mawangdui Texts With Complete English Translations and an Introduction by Leo S. Chang

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Subjects:

  • Non-Western philosophy,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • To 221 B.C,
  • Huangdi si jing,
  • Chinese Philosophy,
  • Confucianism,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • China,
  • Philosophy, Chinese,
  • General,
  • Politics and government
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8161402M
ISBN 100824820088
ISBN 109780824820084

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Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, China Mirror website. “Case 5: Popular Belief in Ancient China“ Ch’ü, T’ung-tsu. The Yellow Emperor, also known as the Yellow Thearch, or by his Chinese name Huangdi (/ ˈ hw ɑː ŋ ˈ d iː /), is a deity in Chinese religion, one of the legendary Chinese sovereigns and culture heroes included among the mytho-historical Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors and cosmological Five Forms of the Highest Deity (Chinese: 五方上帝; pinyin: Wǔfāng Shàngdì).Spouse: Leizu, Fenglei, Tongyu, Momu.

The Huangdi sijing 黃帝四經 "Four Classics of the Yellow Emperor", also called Huanglao boshu 黃老帛書 "Silk texts on Huang-Lao thought", is a collection of early texts that were discovered in in the early Former Han period 前漢 ( BCE-8 CE) tomb of Mawangdui 馬王堆 (tomb 3) near Changsha 長沙, Hunan.

The author of these texts is unknown, but Tang Lan 唐蘭. Get this from a library. The four political treatises of the Yellow Emperor: original Mawangdui texts with complete English translations and an introduction.

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Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press. (Translation of the Four Lost Classics with a lengthy introduction that considers the texts as an instance of realist statecraft to be contrasted with the idealist Confucianism of Author: Griet Vankeerberghen. Moved Permanently.

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The Huangdi Neijing (given the title The Yellow Emperor’s Classic of Medicine in one of the latest translations) is an ancient treatise on health and disease said to have been written by the famous Chinese emperor Huangdi around BC.

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Elements of this time-honored therapy, including acupuncture and the harmony of human spirit with the natural world, have become part of Reviews: 1. The Book of Wei, also known by its Chinese name as the Wei Shu, is a classic Chinese historical text compiled by Wei Shou from toand is an important text describing the history of the Northern Wei and Eastern Wei from to Simplified Chinese: 《魏书》.

Every word bears profound wisdom pertaining to ecology, political science, and military strategy for the benefit of all mankind. His book is the classic of high-level management. A thorough explanation by Dr. Chang entitled Yellow Emperor’s Yin Fŭ Jīng: A New Discourse, the first and only book on this subject, is currently only available in.

The Yellow Emperor's Inner Classic (Huangdi Neijing, 黃帝內經) is the most important ancient text in Chinese medicine as well as a major book of Daoist theory and lifestyle.

The text is structured as a dialogue between the Yellow Emperor and one of his ministers or physicians, most commonly Qíbó (Chinese: 岐伯), but also Shàoyú. - Ancient Chinese records talk of a very special being that depending on the sources is described as a god-like-king, a "son of the heavens" or a half-god.

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