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Confucian China and its Modern Fate: Volume One: The Problem of Intellectual Continuity

Confucian China and its Modern Fate: Volume One: The Problem of Intellectual Continuity (Hardback)

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First published in 1958



These volumes analyze modern Chinese history and its inner process, from the pre-western plateau of Confucianism to the communist triumph, in the context of many themes: science, art, philosophy, religion and economic, political, and social change. Volume One includes:

* The critique of Idealism

* Science and Ch'ing empiricism

* The Ming style, in society and art

* Confucianism and the end of the Taoist connection

* Eclecticism in the area of native Chinese choices

* T'i and Yung

* The Chin-Wen School and the classical sanction

* The modern Ku-Wen opposition to Chin-Wen reformism

* The role of nationalism

* Communism

* Western powers and Chinese revolutions

* Language change and the problem of continuity

History & PoliticsRegional & national historyAsian historyPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesInterdisciplinary studiesRegional studies Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 04/04/2005 ISBN-13: 9780415361583  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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