The Resource The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke, (electronic resource/)

The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke, (electronic resource/)

Label
The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism
Title
The scripture on great peace
Title remainder
the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism
Statement of responsibility
[translated by] Barbara Hendrischke
Title variation
Taiping jing and the beginning of Daoism
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
This first Western-language translation of one of the great books of the Daoist religious tradition, the Taiping jing, or Scripture on Great Peace, documents early Chinese medieval thought and lays the groundwork for a more complete understanding of Daoisms origins. Barbara Hendrischke, a leading expert on the Taiping jing in the West, has spent twenty-five years on this magisterial translation, which includes notes that contextualize the scriptures political and religious significance. Virtually unknown to scholars until the 1970s, the Taiping jing raises the hope for salvation in a pra
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Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
299.5/1482
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BL1900.T22552
LC item number
E64 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Daoist classics series
Series volume
3
Label
The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=295113
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Conventions; Introduction; Section 41. How to Distinguish between Poor and Rich; Section 42. One Man and Two Women; Section 43. How to Promote the Good and Halt the Wicked; Section 44. How to Preserve the Three Essentials; Section 45. The Three Needs and the Method of [Dealing with]Auspicious and Ominous Events; Section 46. You Must Not Serve the Dead More Than the Living; Section 47. How to Verify the Trustworthiness of Texts and Writings; Section 48. An Explanation of the Reception and Transmission[of Evil] in Five Situations
  • Section 50. An Explanation of the Masters DeclarationSection 51. The True Contract; Section 52. How to Work Hard to Do Good; Section 53. How to Distinguish between Root and Branches; Section 54. How to Enjoy Giving Life Wins Favor with Heaven; Section 55. How to Classify Old Texts and Give a Title to theBook; Section 56. How the Nine Groups of Men Disperse CalamitiesInherited from Former Kings; Section 57. How to Examine What Is True and What Is False Dao; S
Control code
ocn568026810
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt49r9
Label
The scripture on great peace : the Taiping jing and the beginnings of Daoism, [translated by] Barbara Hendrischke, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=295113
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; Conventions; Introduction; Section 41. How to Distinguish between Poor and Rich; Section 42. One Man and Two Women; Section 43. How to Promote the Good and Halt the Wicked; Section 44. How to Preserve the Three Essentials; Section 45. The Three Needs and the Method of [Dealing with]Auspicious and Ominous Events; Section 46. You Must Not Serve the Dead More Than the Living; Section 47. How to Verify the Trustworthiness of Texts and Writings; Section 48. An Explanation of the Reception and Transmission[of Evil] in Five Situations
  • Section 50. An Explanation of the Masters DeclarationSection 51. The True Contract; Section 52. How to Work Hard to Do Good; Section 53. How to Distinguish between Root and Branches; Section 54. How to Enjoy Giving Life Wins Favor with Heaven; Section 55. How to Classify Old Texts and Give a Title to theBook; Section 56. How the Nine Groups of Men Disperse CalamitiesInherited from Former Kings; Section 57. How to Examine What Is True and What Is False Dao; S
Control code
ocn568026810
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt49r9

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