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The Tao of teaching

Greta K. Nagel

The Tao of teaching

the special meaning of the Tao Te Ching as related to the art and pleasures of teaching

by Greta K. Nagel

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Published by Primus in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teaching -- Philosophy.,
  • Tao.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-234).

    StatementGreta K. Nagel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB1025.3 .N34 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination234 p. ;
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17317793M
    ISBN 10155611415X
    OCLC/WorldCa31764772

    Welcome to A Personal Tao. A Personal Tao is a modern guide to teach graceful living practices, how to explore your potential, and understanding will be surprised that Taoism covers midlife crisis, spiritual exploration, social justice, meditation, healthy living practices, and so much goal as a family is to work together in making life in the modern world a better. For over 2, years the words of the Tao Te Ching, the primary scripture of Laoism and Taoism, have been regarded as among the greatest treasures of the world. Taoist masters Mantak Chia and Tao Huang analyze Lao-tzu's teachings line by line, and offer practical illustrations that clarify the true meaning and purpose of this classic text.

    The Tao Te Ching by Lao-tzu is one of the most translated books of world literature. It is here presented in a translation that deliberately avoids any philosophical commentary and renders the text in English in its most simple and straightforward composure. The Tao of Teaching: The Special Meaning of the Tao Te Ching As Related to the Art of Teaching by Greta K. Nagel An apparently unread copy in perfect condition. Dust cover is intact; pages are clean and are not marred by notes or folds of any kind. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

    What does Tao mean? The way. Whose teachings are included under the teaching of Taoism. Lao tse. What are the most noticeable characteristics of a Taoist personality. Happy serenity. In the forward, what does the author tell Pooh that the book is about. It's about how to .   She is emerita at California State University, Long Beach, and founder and executive director of the Museum of Teaching and Learning. In addition to dozens of education articles, she is the author of books about teaching and parenting, including The Tao of Teaching and The Tao Pages:


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