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Author Deng, Ming-Dao, author.

Title The Wisdom of the Tao : ancient stories that delight, inform, and inspire / Deng Ming-Dao.

Publication Info. Charlottesville, VA : Hampton Roads Publishing Company, Inc., 2018.
©2018
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Description xvi, 191 pages ; 18 cm
Summary When I was a boy, I didn't get specific lessons on how to live. I got stories. If I asked why I had to believe some concept, a person like my grandmother might reply with something like, "This is the true because of what happened to the Yellow Emperor," and then the story would follow. What intrigues me is that this habit hasn't changed even after China's revolution, rapid modernization, digital technology, and global culture. People still say, "It's true because..." before they invoke a story that is more than two thousand years old. -- back cover
Subject Taoism.
Philosophy, Chinese -- To 221 B.C.
Wisdom.
Added Author Hampton Roads Publishing Company, Inc., publisher.
ISBN 9781571748379 (softback)
1571748377 (softback)
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