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Dao companion to Zhu Xi's philosophy

Author: Kai-chiu Ng; Yong Huang
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2020]
Series: Dao companions to Chinese philosophy, 13.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Zhu Xi (1130-1200) has been commonly and justifiably recognized as the most influential philosopher of Neo-Confucianism, a revival of classical Confucianism in face of the challenges coming from Daoism and, more importantly, Buddhism. His place in the Confucian tradition is often and also very plausibly compared to that of Thomas Aquinas, slightly later, in the Christian tradition. This book presents the most  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ng, Kai-chiu.
Dao Companion to ZHU Xi's Philosophy.
Cham : Springer, ©2020
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kai-chiu Ng; Yong Huang
ISBN: 3030291758 9783030291754
OCLC Number: 1144887569
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 1005 pages)
Contents: Chapter 1: Introduction --
Part I. Zhu Xi: The Philosopher as a Commentator --
Part II. Zhu Xi in the Chinese Confucian Tradition --
Part III. Aspects of Zhu Xi's Philosophy --
Part IV. Comparative Perspective --
Part V. The Contemporary Significance.
Series Title: Dao companions to Chinese philosophy, 13.
Responsibility: Kai-chiu Ng, Yong Huang, editors.


It situates Zhu Xi's philosophy in the historical context of not only Confucian philosophy but also Chinese philosophy as a whole. Topics covered within Zhu Xi's thought are metaphysics,  Read more...


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