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Chinese Philosophy in Excavated Early Texts

Chinese Philosophy in Excavated Early Texts

Chung-Ying Cheng, Franklin Perkins

ISBN: 978-1-444-34989-4

Jan 2011, Wiley-Blackwell

164 pages

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The nine papers of this Supplement on these significant issues and important ideas are closely accentuated and critically discussed by well-established specialists, philosophers and historians, from various relevant disciplines of study.
Introduction: Chinese Philosophy in Excavated Early Texts (CHUNG-YING CHENG).

The Tsinghua: Bamboo Strips and Ancient Chinese Civilization (LI XUEQIN AND LIU GUOZHONG).

Recontextualizing Xing: Self-Cultivation and Human Nature in the Guodian Texts (FRANKLIN PERKINS)

The Guodian Bamboo Slips and Confucian Theories of Human Nature (CHEN LAI).

Theodicies of Discontinuity: Domesticating Energies and Dispositions in Early China (MICHAEL PUETT)

Abdication and Utopian Vision in the Bamboo Slip Manuscript, Rongchengshi (SARAH ALLAN).

Returning to “Zisi”: The Confucian Theory of the Lineage of the Way (LIANG TAO).

San De” and Warring States Views on Heavenly Retribution (SCOTT COOK).

Divination and Autonomy: New Perspectives from Excavated Texts (LISA RAPHALS).

On Internal Onto-Genesis of Virtuous Actions in the Wu Xing Pian (CHUNG-YING CHENG).