Slingerland’s use of commentary gives readers a fighting chance at understanding and appreciating this foundational Confucian classic.” —John Berthrong. Confucian Analects – Edward Slingerland – Ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online. Confucian Analects translated by Edward. Analects of Confucius. Hackett Publishing Company, Complete translation with running traditional commentary, extensive glossary, index.

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XinTrust, and Confucius’ Ethics. Confucianism, Rawls, and Comparative Political Philosophy. Epley – – Hypatia 30 4: Sign in to use this feature. Yet, the meaning of “original” may be different to each translator. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless. Towards a Confucian Ethics of Technology. A Reader’s Companion to the Confucian Analects. Deciphering comes with a price tag. It appears that as long as the “original” Analects is captured and represented in modern English, the translator’s job is done.

Some are interested in reconstructing the philosophical structure and chronological strata of the Analects whereas others are keener on a scrupulously faithful to some, this means “literal” rendition of the particular version that they choose to translate. The Analects of Confucius: Goldin, University of Pennsylvania. Yong Huang – – Bloomsbury Publishing. Transmitting and Innovating in Confucius: Thompson – – Philosophy East and West 61 1: Intended for American college students, Edward Slingerland’s new translation does not claim to be a representation of the “original” Analects.


Confucius and the Analects: Complete translation with running traditional commentary, extensive glossary, index, and annotated bibliography.

Analects of Confucius | Edward Slingerland

Another useful—and unique—feature of this translation is the inclusion of a generous and accurate selection of traditional commentary for each passage of the canon. Cecilia Wee – – Philosophy East and West 61 3: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 7 3: A Guide for the Perplexed. Quite a smorgasbord; but I suspect it will be the abundant, almost too abundant, citations from those commentators following each singerland the chapters.

General readers and students will find no more accessible, reliable entree to this difficult and seminal text.

Hackett Publishing Company, Comments are closed, confuciks trackbacks and pingbacks are open. Sounding the AnalectsEngaging Confucius. With this new translation comes a wealth of supplementary material. This sensible attitude and clear objective should be celebrated. Analects of Confucius, the From the Chinese Classics. Find it on Scholar. Confucius in Asian Philosophy.

With Selections From Traditional Commentaries. After the translation, with commentaries generously included throughout, come five appendices: Added to PP index Total downloads 13of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 1of 2, How can I increase my downloads?

With Selections from Traditional Commentaries. The ideal student edition, this volume also includes a general introduction, notes, multiple appendices—including a glossary of technical terms, references to modern Western scholarship that point the way for further study, and an annotated bibliography.

Two Senses of Justice: Confucius in Asian Philosophy categorize this paper. There is much for us to learn from this new translation, and we are all indebted to its author. Forged from a partnership between a university press and a library, Project MUSE is a trusted part of the academic and scholarly community it serves. Lee – – Dao: Thus, this version’s description promotes itself in the same strain: Judging from his highly readable and at times elegant translation, this reviewer finds it hard to imagine that an educated English-language reader would find the Analects confuciuss in any way.


Confucius Analects: With Selections from Traditional Commentaries

But does this mean that all cryptic enigmas have been deciphered in this new translation? This entry has no external links. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy.

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Request removal from index. Sign in Create an account. According to Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary eleventh edition”cryptic” can mean: Science Logic and Mathematics. No doubt our understanding of the classic can always be enriched with the help of traditional commentaries.

Paul Fischer – – Philosophy East and West 61 2: