Tao Te Ching: A Book About the Way and the Power of the Way

Posted on Sep 13, 2012


Lao Tzu, Le Guin, U. K. (1998). Lao Tzu : Tao Te Ching : A Book About the Way and the Power of the Way. Boston: Shambhala.

Summary:
This is the classic Chinese manual, in 81 sections, that poetically juxtaposes vignettes and insights. This translation becomes especially interesting when read against that of Ursula Le Guin.

Comments:
“Students love this book. It enables them to work with difficult concepts by means of recognizable ambiguities and to gain in the reading of it a contemplative experience.” – SunHee Gertz, Professor of English, Clark University

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