Mysticism and kingship in China : the heart of Chinese wisdom /

In this book, Julia Ching offers a magisterial survey of over four thousand years of Chinese civilisation through an examination of the relationship between kingship and mysticism. She investigates the sage-king myth and ideal, arguing that institutions of kingship were bound up with cultivation of...

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Main Author: Ching, Julia (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Series:Cambridge studies in religious traditions ; 11.
Online Access:CONNECT