|Series||Hermeneutics, studies in the history of religions, Hermeneutics, studies in the history of religions (1980- )|
|LC Classifications||BL1920 .G56 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 422 p. :|
|Number of Pages||422|
|LC Control Number||81021964|
Myth and Meaning in Early Daoism examines some of the earliest texts associated with the Daoist tradition (primarily the Daode jing, Zhuangzi, and Huainanzi) from the outlook of the comparative history of religions and finds a kind of thematic and soteriological unity rooted in the mythological symbolism of hundun, the primal chaos being and principle that is foundational for the Cited by: Myth and Meaning in Early Taoism: The Theme of Chaos (HERMENEUTICS, STUDIES IN THE HISTORY OF RELIGIONS) [Girardot, Norman J.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Myth and Meaning in Early Taoism: The Theme of Chaos (HERMENEUTICS, STUDIES IN THE HISTORY OF RELIGIONS)Author: Norman J. Girardot. Taoism: Publisher Name: University of California Press: Place of Publication: Berkeley, Calif. Date of Publication: Annotation: With a clearly defined notion of religion, Girardot asserts that all texts of early, classical, philosophical, and mystical . Myth and Meaning in Early Taoism: The Theme of Chaos (HERMENEUTICS, STUDIES IN THE HISTORY OF RELIGIONS) by Girardot, Norman J. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at
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