Convergence With Nature
A Daoist PerspectiveeBook - 2012
In this book David E. Cooper explores our relationship to nature; to animals, to plants, to natural places; and asks how it can be shaped into an appropriate one which contributes to the good of people's lives as a whole. Religions and philosophies have much to say about our relationship with nature, and Chinese Daoist philosophy has long been regarded as among those most sympathetic to the natural world. Daoists seek an attunement to the Dao (the Way) which is characterized by a sense of flow (water being a favourite metaphor), spontaneity, non-interference, humility and patience; vir.
Publisher: New York : UIT Cambridge Ltd., 2012
Branch Call Number: 299.5141 Co
Characteristics: 1 online resource (169 pages)