Stock Image

Confucianism (Religions of the World (Chelsea House Paperback))

Rodney Leon Taylor

4 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0791080102 / ISBN 13: 9780791080108
Published by Chelsea House Publications, 2004
New Condition: New Soft cover
From Solr Books (Skokie, IL, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since April 23, 2015

Quantity Available: 1

Buy New
List Price: US$ 15.95
Price: US$ 69.35 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.99 Within U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Ships Fast! Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000471524

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Confucianism (Religions of the World (...

Publisher: Chelsea House Publications

Publication Date: 2004

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:New

About this title


* Accessible and accurate surveys of mainstream religions * All aspects - including roots and founding, primary bellefs, and cultural activities, the ways in which the faiths are perceived by the rest of the world, and the experience of growing up as a member of the religion - are examined * Excellent introductions to the world's major faiths Examines the ethical system of Confuclus, with its emphasis on moral order.

From School Library Journal:

Grade 9 Up–Taylor discusses the elements of Confucian tradition in culture and in the arts as well as its specification of differing roles for men, women, and children in society. He devotes one chapter to significant developments through the centuries and another to the place of the tradition's ancient practices and ideas in the world today. Full-page sidebars feature selections from Confucian writings and teachings, which serve to both break up and add flavor to the long sections of text. A halftone map of China with some of its neighboring countries appears as a frontispiece. Illustrative material includes a map showing the extent of early Confucianism, a diagram of a typical temple, and a section of glossy color photographs of art and sculpture. A cleanly designed chronology and a simple time line help clarify the history of this tradition. The bibliography of well-chosen items is followed by a further reading section featuring short lists of primary and secondary sources and an annotated list of relevant Web sites.–Ann G. Brouse, Steele Memorial Library, Elmira, NY
Copyright © Reed Business Information, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web
sites. If you're dissatisfied with your purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as
Described/Damaged) or if the order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund
within 30 days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your mind about a
book that you've ordered, please use the Ask bookseller a question link to contact
us and we'll respond within 2 business days.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express