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Synonyms for Taoism

a Chinese sect claiming to follow the teaching of Lao-tzu but incorporating pantheism and sorcery in addition to Taoism

religion adhering to the teaching of Lao-tzu

popular Chinese philosophical system based in teachings of Lao-tzu but characterized by a pantheism of many gods and the practices of alchemy and divination and magic

philosophical system developed by Lao-tzu and Chuang-tzu advocating a simple honest life and noninterference with the course of natural events

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The 2006 version of the Science of Campaigns [Zhanyixue] included a new type of naval campaign called "attacks against coral islands and reefs" (dui shanhu daojiao jingong zhanyi) that the PLA must prepare to fight.
Tangdai Daojiao yu zhengzhi [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [The Daoism and politics of the Tang dynasty].
Liuchao daojiao dongtian shuo yu youli xianjing xiaoshuo" [The Six Dynasties Daoist theory of grotto heavens and stories about journeys to immortal realms].
Li Gang "Ye lun Taiping jing chao jia bu ji qi yu Daojiao Shangqing pai zhi guanxi", Daojia wenhua yanjiu 4 (1994): 284-99; Ofuchi Ninji, Dokyo to sono kyoten: Dokyoshi no kenkyu, sono ni (Tokyo: Sobunsha, 1997), 540-44; Kameda Masami "Josei kosei dokun rekki ni okeru shumin shiso ni tsuite: Taiheikyo-sho kobu to no kankei o majiete", Nippon Chugoku gakkaiho 50 (1998): 77-91.
Shangyun yue yu daojiao chuanshuo" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.