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A treatise on efficacy : between Western and Chinese thinking /

Main Author: Jullien, Francois, 1951-
Format: Book
Language: English
System Number: 551195
Published: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2004.
Subjects: Act (Philosophy)
Philosophy, Chinese
Philosophy, Comparative
Summary/Content:
  • Fixing one's eyes on a model
  • Relying on the propensity of things
  • Goal or consequence
  • Action or transformation
  • The structure of opportunity
  • Do nothing (with nothing left undone)
  • Allow effects to come about
  • From efficacy to efficiency
  • The logic of manipulation
  • Manipulation versus persuasion
  • Water images
  • In praise of facility.

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