Michael Puett

The Path

Michael Puett

Talk: The Path

For the first time award-winning Harvard professor, Michael Puett shares his wildly popular course on classical Chinese philosophy, showing you how these ancient ideas can guide you on the path to a good life today. Prof. Puett stopped by our Cambridge office to enlighten us on ways in which we can use teachings from two thousand years ago to live our best lives yet while staying true to our authentic selves. Why is a course on ancient Chinese philosophers one of the most popular at Harvard? Get the book here: https://goo.gl/h9mwwy

Michael Puett

Michael Puett is Professor of Chinese History at Harvard and has lectured widely at the world's leading universities. His course in Chinese philosophy is among the most popular at Harvard and in 2013 he was awarded a Harvard College Professorship for excellence in undergraduate teaching.

The Path: What Chinese Philosophers Can Teach Us About the Good Life

For the first time, an award-winning Harvard professor shares his wildly popular course on classical Chinese philosophy, showing you how ancient ideas—like the fallacy of the authentic self—can guide you on the path to a good life today.

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