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Published: 25 June 2020

336 Pages | 3 maps


ISBN: 9780198848103

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The Essential Mòzǐ

Ethical, Political, and Dialectical Writings

Mo Zi
Chris Fraser

Oxford World's Classics

  • An Introduction which provides a clear, concise overview of Mohist thought and guidelines for getting started with the text
  • Informed by recent philosophical research, the translation is compact and accessible while accurately reflecting the meaning, terminology, and style of the original
  • An extensive glossary explicating key philosophical and historical terms
  • A timeline of the rise and fall of the Mohist movement and maps illustrating the world of Warring States China in which the Mohists lived

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