Confucian Spirituality: Volume One

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Confucian Spirituality: Volume One

For centuries, millions have looked to Confucius for wisdom on ethics and politics. This scholarly volume offers the deeper spiritual insights of that tradition to the ordinary reader in accessible terms. Volume I covers the history and rituals of Confucianism.

One of the most important works on Confucian religion, ethics, and spirituality. The vibrant nature of the 2500-year-old Confucian tradition is celebrated here. Insights into this spiritual richness regarding topics such as self-cultivation, education, family relationships, social commitment, and political engagement are now available for the first time in English. This first volume gives an overview of the tradition and explores its structure, varieties, and history.

9780824521110
Paperback / 408 pages
Dimensions: 6 x 9 1/4
HERDER & HERDER, 2003