Neo-Confucianism : Metaphysics, Mind, and Morality

Description

Solidly grounded in Chinese primary sources, Neo Confucianism: Metaphysics, Mind, and Morality engages the latest global scholarship to provide an innovative, rigorous, and clear articulation of neo-Confucianism and its application to Western philosophy. * Contextualizes neo-Confucianism for contemporary analytic philosophy by engaging with today s philosophical questions and debates * Based on the most recent and influential scholarship on neo-Confucianism, and supported by primary texts in Chinese and cross-cultural secondary literature * Presents a cohesive analysis of neo-Confucianism by investigating the metaphysical foundations of neo-Confucian perspectives on the relationship between human nature, human mind, and morality * Offers innovative interpretations of neo-Confucian terminology and examines the ideas of eight major philosophers, from Zhou Dunyi and Cheng-Zhu to Zhang Zai and Wang Fuzhi * Approaches neo-Confucian concepts in an penetrating yet accessible way

Details

Author(s)
Jeeloo Liu
Format
Paperback | 328 pages
Dimensions
153 x 228 x 15mm | 450g
Publication date
07 Jul 2017
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
ISBN10
1118619412
ISBN13
9781118619414
Bestsellers rank
639,289