In Search Of The Way

Author: Wejen Chang
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Wejen Chang brings a fresh perspective to the most prominent classical Chinese philosophers, Confucius, Laozi, Mozi, Zhuangzi, Mencius, Xunzi, Lord Shang and Han Fei.

Justice Without Frontiers

Author: C. G. Weeramantry
Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers
ISBN: 9789041102416
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Islamic jurisprudence was also the bridge through which the work of Aristotle, the
great philosopher of individual liberty and equality, ... 'Go as far as China if need
be in search of knowledge', was the injunction of the Prophet of Islam. ... Among
the Greek classics which they translated into Arabic was the work of Aristotle,
neglected for a thousand years by a ... paved the way for the emergence of
individual rights, democratic rather than authoritarian rule, and a philosophy of
government ...

The Essential World History

Author: William J. Duiker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285624793
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The primary contributor to this intellectual effort was the philosopher Zhu Xi (JOO
SHEE) (Chu Hsi). ... Ultimate, or Tai Ji (TY JEE), which was roughly equivalent to
the Dao, or Way, in classical Confucian philosophy. To Zhu Xi, this Supreme
Ultimate was a set of abstract principles governed by the law of yin and yang and
the five elements. ... Knowledge was thus intuitive rather than empirical and was
obtained through internal self-searching rather than 270 The Big Goose Pagoda.

The Essential World History Volume I To 1800

Author: William J. Duiker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285629566
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The primary contributor to this intellectual effort was the philosopher Zhu Xi (JOO
SHEE) (Chu Hsi). Raised ... Ultimate, or Tai Ji (TY JEE), which was roughly
equivalent to the Dao, or Way, in classical Confucian philosophy. To Zhu Xi, this
Supreme Ultimate was a set of abstract principles governed by the law of yin and
yang and the five elements. ... Knowledge was thus intuitive rather than empirical
and was obtained through internal self-searching rather than The Big Goose
Pagoda.

Encyclopedia Of Chinese Philosophy

Author: Antonio S. Cua
Publisher: Routledge
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178 B.C.E.) was an influential Chinese scholar-official during the first decades of
the Han dynasty. ... mainstream, thereby setting the stage for the synthetic
approaches of thinkers such as Jia Yi and Dong Zhongshu in the following
century. ... of portents, Confucian epistemology to the search for the principles of
nature, and Confucian ethics to yin and yang. ... on virtue and stress on the Way
that he is able to make the people of the world followā€¯ (Xiaojing, or Classic of
Filial Piety, chs.

Encyclopedia Of Violence Peace Conflict A F

Author: Lester R. Kurtz
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Rather than a search for truth, Chinese philosophies tend to be dominated by
concerns to do with discovering the way (dao ... the term, in fact, philosophers
and thinkers of all persuasions would regard and describe their project as
seeking the way. ... Five classic texts form the authoritative resource for
Confucian reflection: Book ofSongs (Shying), Book of Documents ... interstate
warfare between feudal lords who vied with one another for political dominance
through military conquests ...

Taoism And The Arts Of China

Author: Stephen Little
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520227859
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Such a political program seems to run counter to the ideas in the Zhuangzi,
though it shares similarities with another influential ... One of the most important
thinkers of the Legalist school, Han Feizi, used the Daodejing as a guide for the
politics of the unification of ... a unified state, but one in which all forms of
personal thought and practice, all independent philosophical schools, were
forbidden. ... At one time, he sent boats with young boys and girls out on the
eastern seas to search ...

World History

Author: William J. Duiker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
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292 j CHAPTER 10 The Flowering of Traditional China 304 j CHAPTER 11 The
East Asian Rimlands: Early Japan, ... ideas about the nature of the universe,
Confucian thinkers began to flesh out the spare metaphysical structure of
classical Confucian doctrine ... The Supreme Ultimate was roughly equivalent to
the Dao, or Way, in classical Confucian philosophy. To Zhu Xi, this Supreme
Ultimate was a set of abstract principles governed by the law of yin and yang and
the five elements.

World History Volume I To 1800

Author: William J. Duiker
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305537793
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292 j CHAPTER 10 The Flowering of Traditional China 306 j CHAPTER 11 The
East Asian Rimlands: Early Japan, ... ideas about the nature of the universe,
Confucian thinkers began to flesh out the spare metaphysical structure of
classical Confucian doctrine ... The Supreme Ultimate was roughly equivalent to
the Dao, or Way, in classical Confucian philosophy. To Zhu Xi, this Supreme
Ultimate was a set of abstract principles governed by the law of yin and yang and
the five elements.