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Our Tao (special term referring to "the way of nature") includes morality (derived from the philosophy of former sage kings and to be continued forward). Several of us, though not all, felt that kindness and compassion is an essential element of living well. Unlike Cox, who concludes that the theist and nontheist encounter the same reality but name it differently, I perceive a fundamental difference in the primordial experience of ultimate reality.

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Publisher: Peter Lang Publishing (May 1, 1989)

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