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Han Fei Tzu : Basic Writings - Han Fei Tzu

Han Fei Tzu

Basic Writings

By: Han Fei Tzu, B. Watson (Translator)

Paperback Published: 22nd February 1964
ISBN: 9780231086097
Number Of Pages: 134
For Ages: 22+ years old

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Representative of the Fachia, or Legalist, school of philosophy, the writings of Han Fei Tzu (280?-233 B.C.) confront the issues of preserving and strengthening the state. His lessons remain timely as scholars continue to examine the nature and use of power. Burton Watson provides a new preface and a helpful introduction.

Outline of Early Chinese History
Introductionp. 1
The Way of the Rulerp. 16
On Having Standardsp. 21
The Two Handlesp. 30
Wielding Powerp. 35
The Eight Villainiesp. 43
The Ten Faultsp. 49
The Difficulties of Persuasionp. 73
Mr. Hop. 80
Precautions Within the Palacep. 84
Facing Southp. 90
The Five Verminp. 96
Eminence in Learningp. 118
Indexp. 130
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ISBN: 9780231086097
ISBN-10: 0231086091
Series: Translations from the Asian Classics
Audience: Professional
For Ages: 22+ years old
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 134
Published: 22nd February 1964
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 13.7 x 19.6  x 1.0
Weight (kg): 0.16