Huston Smith explains how the intertwining of opposites is key to understanding the great religions of China: Confucianism, Taoism, and Buddhism. He focuses on Confucianism, and explains that Eastern religions provide "an emphasis on direct experience and a method for attaining that." He contrasts this with Western Christianity, and discusses important aspects of his own life. Includes a special video introduction by Bill Moyers.; A Bill Moyers special"
Wagner, Pamela Mason; Smith, Huston; Moyers, Bill D.
Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Asian Culture; Chinese Culture; Religion; Religion, Philosophy; Confucianism; Confucianism Relations; Buddhism; Taoism
North America; United States; New Jersey
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58 minutes; color
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Huston Smith, Bill Moyers.
- Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090323; Fedora 2 PID: umd:2086; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/1160; OCLC: ocm52742830; Catalog Key: alephsys003129362; Catalog Key: FFH 30866
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