Treatise on Efficacy Between Western and Chinese Thinking

ISBN-10: 0824828305

ISBN-13: 9780824828301

Edition: 2004

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Book details

Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: University of Hawaii Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Chris Turneris a writer and translator who lives in Birmingham, England. He has translated Jean-Paul Sartre'sThe Aftermath of War,Portraits,andCritical Essaysand Andr Gorz'sEcologicaandThe Immaterial,all published by Seagull Books.

Prefacep. vii
Fixing One's Eyes on a Modelp. 1
Relying on the Propensity of Thingsp. 15
Goal or Consequencep. 32
Action or Transformationp. 46
The Structure of Opportunityp. 61
Do Nothing (with Nothing Left Undone)p. 84
Allow Effects to Come Aboutp. 104
From Efficacy to Efficiencyp. 120
The Logic of Manipulationp. 137
Manipulation versus Persuasionp. 153
Water Imagesp. 170
In Praise of Facilityp. 184
Glossary of Chinese Expressionsp. 199
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