Relates the history of China's ancient divination manual, discussing its structure, worldwide appeal to different cultures, and influence on philosophy, medicine, art, and politics.In short, Bouvet concludes, because God amade everything in number, weight, and measure (Sap. XI, 21), . . . perfecting these in wisdom, a it follows, aby necessity, that the numbers are, so to speak, the fundamental base of all true philosophy, . . . the sa- cred ... Like Shaoa#39;s diagram, but with less schematic economy, the Chart of Heavenly Superiority and Earthly Subordination attempts to convey atheanbsp;...
|Title||:||The I Ching|
|Author||:||Richard Joseph Smith|
|Publisher||:||Princeton University Press - 2012|