By Vincent Shen

ISBN-10: 9048129354

ISBN-13: 9789048129355

ISBN-10: 9401776857

ISBN-13: 9789401776851

This quantity provides either a  ancient and a scientific exam of the philosophy of classical Confucianism. considering newly unearthed fabrics and the latest scholarship, it good points contributions through specialists within the box, starting from senior students to notable early occupation scholars.

The ebook first provides the old improvement of classical Confucianism, detailing its improvement amidst a fading historic political theology and a emerging wave of artistic humanism. It examines the advance of the philosophical principles of Confucius in addition to his disciples and his grandson Zisi, the Zisi-Mencius university, Mencius, and Xunzi. including this historic improvement, the booklet analyzes and significantly assesses the philosophy within the Confucian Classics and different significant works of those philosophers. 

The moment half systematically examines such philosophical matters as feeling and emotion, the classy appreciation of track, knowledge in poetry, ethical psychology, advantage ethics, political suggestions, the relation with the last word fact, and the concept that of concord in Confucianism.

The Philosophy of Classical Confucianism offers an extraordinary exam to the philosophers, easy texts and philosophical recommendations and ideas of Classical Confucianism in addition to the lately unearthed bamboo slips on the topic of Classical Confucianism. it is going to turn out itself a invaluable connection with undergraduate and postgraduate collage scholars and academics in philosophy, chinese language historical past, heritage, chinese and Culture.

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