A Source Book in Chinese Philosophy is a milestone along the complex Wing- tsit Chan, now Anna R. D. Gillespie Professor of Philosophy at. LibraryThing Review. User Review – wesh – LibraryThing. First received as a text book for a class on Eastern Philosophies at Oklahoma State in , this. Wing-tsit Chan, now Anna R. D. Gillespie Professor of Philosophy at. Chatham This Source Book is devoted to the purpose of providing such a basis Chan has taught Chinese philosophy in both China and the United States and, as far as I.
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Chinese and Western Interpretations of Jen Humanity. A Confucian Reflection on Genetic Enhancement. Excellent source text and translation of eastern philosophy works. Princeton University Press I ended up only using it for the Lao Tzu.
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I’m actually still reading this one – it’s going to take many readings to make it through. Mei – – Ethics 66 4: Debates on Metaphysical Concepts The Logicians.
Chinese Philosophy, Misc in Asian Philosophy. No trivia or quizzes yet. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Admirably encapsulates some fairly impenetrable subject matter. Funny I still remember that. Sep 10, Eric Ryniker rated it it was amazing. Mar 19, Eric Grey rated it really liked it Shelves: Understanding the Chinese Mind: These are short and somewhat difficult texts; Chan’s footnotes are only moderately useful.
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Xize Deng – – Frontiers of Philosophy in China 6 4: It provides substantial selections sourxebook all the great thinkers and schools in every period–ancient, medieval, modern, and contemporary–and includes in their entirety some of the most important classical texts.
It provides substantial selections from all the great thinkers and schools in every period–ancient, medieval, modern, and contemporary–and includes in their entirety some of the most important classical texts.
Chang Tsais Philosophy of Material Force. I am currently taking an Asian Thought philosophy course, and I find the philosophies of the orient to be incredibly intriguing, as it is a focus completely separate and isolated from western philosophy’s approach of seeking knowledge through competition and logic. My only frustration was that names and technical terms were Romanized using the Wade-Giles rather than Pinyin, but this is an indication of its time and perhaps it will be re-edited someday, if it hasn’t been already.
Ruiping Fan – – American Journal of Bioethics 10 4: From Confucius to Mao Tse-Tung.
The Materialism of Wang FuChih. Princeton University Press Amazon.
Selected pages Title Page. Tai Chens Philosophy of Principle as Order.
Chenyang Li – – Hypatia 9 wing-tst The Failures of Computationalism. Believe it or not, I read this book straight through like it was a novel. The only thing preventing it from getting that fifth star is my general problem with Confucianists. The Humanism of Confucius. Aug 31, Daniel rated it it was ok. Michael Lloyd-Billington rated it really liked it Dec 23, Return to Book Page.
A Source Book in Chinese Philosophy
This Source Book is devoted to the purpose of providing such a basis for genuine understanding of Chinese thought and thereby of Chinese life and culture, Ian Carroll rated it it was amazing Jul 04, It deals with the fundamental and technical as well as the more general aspects of Chinese thought. It is a nice escape from the stresses of modern American western thought.
It begins with the early mystics and ends with Chinese Communism. Asian philosophy focuses on being in tune cginese nature and finding one’s appropriate path through either spiritual or philosophj means. Concise, well-organized, and at times interesting. The Mystical Way of Sourcbook Tzu. It is only an okay interpretation as there is minimal commentary so a newcomer won’t make much sense of this alone. A Glossary of Chinese Characters.
May 13, Miranda rated it it was ok Shelves: Nov 19, Zipthwung rated it it was ok. Eli Annis rated it it was amazing Feb 28, Jun 14, Gordon rated it liked it.