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Confucianism and modernization : industrialization and democratization of the Confucian regions / Wei-Bin Zhang
Bib ID 1418098
Format BookBook
Author
Zhang, Wei-Bin, 1961-
 
Description Basingstoke : Macmillan, 1999 
ix, 229 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0333749669 (Macmillan)
0312224117 (St. Martin's) (United States)
Full contents
  • Pt. I. Confucius and His Doctrines. 1. The Master: the Historical Conditions and His Life. 2. Free Will, Benevolence and the Vision. 3. Knowledge and Action. 4. Social Organizations and Government. 5. Wealth and Profit
  • Pt. II. The Dynamics of Confucianism. 6. Mencius (371-289 B.C.): Human Nature is Good. 7. Hsun Tzu (298-238 B.C.): Human Nature is Evil. 8. Chu Hsi (1130-1200): Chinese Rationalism and the Great Synthesis. 9. Wang Yang-ming (1472-1529): Chinese Idealism
  • Pt. III. Modernization of the Confucian Regions. 10. Industrialization of the Confucian Regions. 11. Democracy and Confucianism.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Confucianism.  |  Philosophers -- China.

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