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Confucius and Confucianism free pdf This comprehensive introduction explores the life and teachings ofConfucius, and development of Confucian thought, from ancient timesto the present today. * Demonstrates the wisdom and enduring relevance ofConfucius s teachings drawing parallels between our21st century society and that of China 2,500 years ago,where government corruption, along with social, economic, andtechnical changes, led thinkers to examine human nature andsociety * Draws on the latest research and incorporates interpretationsof Confucius and his works by Chinese and Western scholarsthroughout the centuries * Explores how Confucius's followers expanded and reinterpretedhis ideas after his death, and how this process has continuedthroughout Chinese history * Seamlessly links Confucius with our modern age, revealing howhis teachings have become the basis of East Asian culture andinfluenced the West

About Lee Dian Rainey

Lee Dian Rainey is Associate Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at the Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada. She has taught Chinese philosophy for over 20 years, and has published widely in the field.

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Author : Lee Dian Rainey
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 13 April 2010
ISBN : 1405188413
EAN : 9781405188418
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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