Surprisingly, this volume is the first and only anthology to address the worldwide influence of Confucius and the Analects in English. Here, contributors apply a variety of different methodologies (including philosophical, phililogical, and religious) and address a number of important topics, from Confucius and Western qvirtue ethicsq to Confucius' attitude toward women to the historical composition of the text of the Analects. Scholars will appreciate the rigor of these essays, while students and beginners will find them accessible and engaging.equally consistent with interpreting it as loyalty or with interpreting it as a general commitment to the Way, the passage ... Nivison notes that, in the definition of shu in 15:24, aquot;Do not do to others what you would not want yourselfaquot; a the word foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Confucius and the Analects : New Essays|
|Author||:||Bryan W. Van Norden Associate Professor of Philosophy and Asian Studies Vassar College|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2001-12-07|