The Analects of Confucius

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First published in 1938.

Previous translations of the Analects of Confucius are based upon a medieval interpretation which reflects the philosophy of the 12th century A.D rather than of the 5th century B.C., when Confucius lived. This book detaches the Analects from the Scholastic interpretation and lets these famous sayings speak for themselves.
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About the author

Arthur Waley (1889-1966) is highly regarded for his many translations of Chinese & Japanese literature.

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Publisher
Routledge
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Published on
Nov 12, 2012
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Pages
272
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ISBN
9781135650919
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Language
English
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Genres
Political Science / General
Reference / General
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / General
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