Description: From a volume of Chinese drawings representing Chinese men and women from various classes and trades, c1800. Confucius, Latin for Kongfuzi (K'ung-fu tzu, the "Master K'ung") 551-479 BC. Chinese philosopher.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-22 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
This authoritative collection surveys the teachings of Confucius, and illustrates his importance throughout Chinese history in one focused and incisive volume. A Concise Companion to Confucius offers a succinct introduction to one of East Asia’s most widely-revered historical figures, providing essential coverage of his legacy at a manageable length. The
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-03 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
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 "virtue ethics" to Confucius' attitude