Chinese philosophy Summary

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Encyclopedia Articles (7)

10,244 words, approx. 35 pages
Chinese Philosophy CHINESE PHILOSOPHY. The major developments in Chinese philosophy during the past three thousand years will be outlined here; ideas that are essentially religious, treated elsewhere,... Read more
3,529 words, approx. 12 pages
Dao and De DAO AND DE, the "way" and "virtue," respectively, are basic Chinese philosophical concepts with particular relevance in the Daoist tradition. They are important ... Read more
30 words, approx. 1 pages
Chinese Philosophy This composite entry is comprised of the following sub-entries: Overview Buddhism Confucianism Contemporary Daoism Ethics Language and Logic Metaphysics and Epistemology Religion So... Read more
3,400 words, approx. 12 pages
Contemporary The People's Republic of China (PRC) was established in 1949 under the leadership of Chairman Mao Zedong (1893–1976). This date marks an important watershed in the developme... Read more
10,840 words, approx. 37 pages
Language and Logic This entry focuses on concepts, issues, and themes of Chinese philosophy that involve language in view of its relation to reality, thought, and logic; the discussion is thus arrange... Read more
6,763 words, approx. 23 pages
Social and Political Thought Chinese philosophy began in the sixth century BCE with social and political philosophy as a response to the collapse of traditional bronze-age feudal society (Shang and Zh... Read more
2,049 words, approx. 7 pages
Chinese Logic Systematic argument in Chinese philosophy began with the Moist school, founded in the fifth century BCE by the first anti-Confucian thinker, Mozi (c. 470–c. 391 BCE). He laid down... Read more