Confucianism: A Modern Interpretation, 2012 Edition

  • Published By: World Scientific Publishing Company
  • ISBN-10: 9814439886
  • ISBN-13: 9789814439886
  • DDC: 181.112
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 508 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This book is the Magnum Opus dedicated to Mr Chi Yun Chang, a prominent historian as well as the founder of Chinese Culture University. This book illustrates the six elements of Confucius teachings: Philosophy of Life Ethics, Philosophy of Education, Philosophy of Creation, Political Philosophy, Philosophy of Providence and Philosophy of Peace.The book explains the value and significance of Confucius teachings and also focuses on the modernization of the teachings. It ascertains that to understand Confucius is to understand China, the Chinese people, Chinese history and Chinese culture. This book will be of interest to anyone who is interested in Confucius teachings and its modern interpretations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Authors.
1: Confucius Was Great.
2: Philosophy of Life.
3: Philosophy of Education.
4: Political Philosophy.
5: Philosophy of Law.
6: Philosophy of Art.
7: Philosophy of Change and of History.
8: Military Philosophy.
9: Religious Philosophy.
10: The Model Types of Men by Confucian Standards.
11: The Disciples of Confucius.
12: Confucianist Lineage.
13: Classics and Memorials.
14: Confucianism in Eastern Nations.
15: Confucian Studies in Western Countries.
16: The Period of the Spring and Autumn: A General Survey.