The Tao Encounters the West

The Tao Encounters the West
Author : Chenyang Li
Publisher : SUNY Press
Total Pages : 254
Release : 1999-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0791441350
ISBN 13 : 9780791441350
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Tao Encounters the West Book Description:

Examines liberal democracy and Confucianism as two value systems and argues for a future where both coexist as independent value systems in China.

The Tao of the West
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: J.J. Clarke
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-04 - Publisher: Routledge

In this book, J.J. Clarke shows us how Taoist texts, ideas, and practices have been assimilated within a whole range of Western ideas and agendas. We see how Chinese thinkers such as Lao-tzu and Chuang tzu, along with practices such as Feng Shui and Tai Chi, have been used as
The Tao of Relationships: A Balancing of Man and Woman
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Ray Grigg
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Green Dragon Books

The balancing of man and woman is not just their coming together, but their ability to stay separate. Love, like the Tao, cannot be limited by time or words. They are a process, a way of life, a balance. They move from the yin and yang of male/female to the
The Tao of Liberation
Language: en
Pages: 419
Authors: Mark Hathaway, Leonardo Boff
Categories: Nature
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Orbis Books

Drawing on insights from quantum physics, deep ecology, and the new cosmology, they articulate a new vision of liberating action. Hathaway and Boff lay out a path of spiritual renewal, ecological transformation, and authentic liberation.
The Re-Enchantment of the West, Vol 2
Language: en
Pages: 481
Authors: Christopher Partridge
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-06-20 - Publisher: A&C Black

Challenging some assessments of religion in the West, this study argues that, although much organized religion, particularly Christianity, is in numerical decline, in actual fact we are witnessing an alternative spiritual re-enchantment of society and culture.
The Tao of Joy Every Day
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Derek Lin
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-08 - Publisher: Penguin

"We need to open our eyes to see life itself as a gift, and perceive the goodness embedded everywhere. Every day is a blessing, and every moment is an opportunity to express the Tao." -Derek Lin In Eastern wisdom traditions, it is taught that practicing one small bit of wisdom