Religion: Confucianism

  • Religion and Media in China: Insights and Case Studies from the Mainland, Taiwan and Hong Kong book cover

    Religion and Media in China

    Insights and Case Studies from the Mainland, Taiwan and Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefania Travagnin

    This volume focuses on the intersection of religion and media in China, bringing interdisciplinary approaches to bear on the role of religion in the lives of individuals and greater shifts within Chinese society in an increasingly media-saturated environment. With case studies focusing on Mainland…

    Paperback – 2018-09-10
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Willis J. Jenkins, Mary Evelyn Tucker, John Grim

    The moral values and interpretive systems of religions are crucially involved in how people imagine the challenges of sustainability and how societies mobilize to enhance ecosystem resilience and human well-being. The Routledge Handbook of Religion and Ecology provides the most comprehensive and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-20
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Democracy in Contemporary Confucian Philosophy book cover

    Democracy in Contemporary Confucian Philosophy

    1st Edition

    By David Elstein

    This book examines democracy in recent Chinese-language philosophical work. It focuses on Confucian-inspired political thought in the Chinese intellectual world from after the communist revolution in China until today. The volume analyzes six significant contemporary Confucian philosophers in China…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Moral Exemplars in the Analects: The Good Person is That book cover

    Moral Exemplars in the Analects

    The Good Person is That, 1st Edition

    By Amy Olberding

    In this study, Olberding proposes a new theoretical model for reading the Analects. Her thesis is that the moral sensibility of the text derives from an effort to conceptually capture and articulate the features seen in exemplars, exemplars that are identified and admired pre-theoretically and thus…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Ethics and Moral Theory

  • Virtue Ethics and Confucianism book cover

    Virtue Ethics and Confucianism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Angle, Michael Slote

    This volume presents the fruits of an extended dialogue among American and Chinese philosophers concerning the relations between virtue ethics and the Confucian tradition.  Based on recent advances in English-language scholarship on and translation of Confucian philosophy, the book demonstrates…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge

  • Confucian Reflections: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times book cover

    Confucian Reflections

    Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times, 1st Edition

    By Philip J Ivanhoe

    Confucian Reflections: Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times is about the early Chinese Confucian classic the "Analects" Lunyu, attributed to the founder of the Confucian tradition, Kongzi (551-479 bce) and who is more commonly referred to as "Confucius" in the West. Philip J. Ivanhoe argues that the…

    Paperback – 2013-06-26
    Routledge

  • Mapping China and Managing the World: Culture, Cartography and Cosmology in Late Imperial Times book cover

    Mapping China and Managing the World

    Culture, Cartography and Cosmology in Late Imperial Times, 1st Edition

    By Richard J. Smith

    From the founding of the Qin dynasty in 221 BCE to the present, the Chinese have been preoccupied with the concept of order (zhi). This cultural preoccupation has found expression not only in China’s highly refined bureaucratic institutions and methods of social and economic organization but also…

    Paperback – 2012-10-19
    Routledge
    Asia's Transformations/Critical Asian Scholarship

  • Auspicious Omens and Miracles in Ancient China: Han, Three Kingdoms and Six Dynasties book cover

    Auspicious Omens and Miracles in Ancient China

    Han, Three Kingdoms and Six Dynasties, 1st Edition

    By Tiziana Lippiello

    The subject of Dr. Lippiello's study is one of bewildering complexity and variety. 'Good luck' and its manifestation through ominous signs and miraculous events occupy a central position in traditional Chinese thought, and the author has wisely refrained from covering the subject in all its…

    Paperback – 2001-06-30
    Routledge
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

  • The Shifting Center: The Original

    The Shifting Center

    The Original "Great Plan" and Later Readings, 1st Edition

    By Michael Nylan

    The "Great Plan" ("Hung fan") chapter of the Book of Documents (Shu ching) is a major source of Confucian political, cosmological, and social theory in early China. In her study of the "Great Plan" and its major commentaries, Michael Nylan explores the exegetical tradition of this significant text,…

    Paperback – 1992-06-30
    Routledge
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

  • Preservation of Learning: With an Introduction on His Life and Thought book cover

    Preservation of Learning

    With an Introduction on His Life and Thought, 1st Edition

    By Yen Yüan, Mansfield Freeman

    Yen YUan [1635-1704] ..". has an enduring place in the history of pre-modern Chinese thought. No one before him had so vigorously opposed the speculative Neo-Confucianism which dominated Chinese thought for several centuries, and no one had stressed practical experience so forcefully. These two…

    Hardback – 1972-06-30
    Routledge
    Monumenta Serica Monograph Series

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