» » Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy (Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy)

eBook Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy (Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy) epub

by Antonio S. Cua

eBook Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy (Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy) epub
  • ISBN: 0813213851
  • Author: Antonio S. Cua
  • Genre: Other
  • Subcategory: Humanities
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: The Catholic University of America Press (February 15, 2005)
  • Pages: 406 pages
  • ePUB size: 1835 kb
  • FB2 size 1616 kb
  • Formats mobi txt docx azw


Antonio S. Cua is Professor Emeritus in the School of Philosophy at The Catholic University of America. He is the author of numerous books, including Moral Vision and Tradition and Ethical Argumentation: A Study of Hsun Tzu's Moral Epistemology

Antonio S. He is the author of numerous books, including Moral Vision and Tradition and Ethical Argumentation: A Study of Hsun Tzu's Moral Epistemology. Series: Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy (Book 43). Hardcover: 406 pages. Publisher: The Catholic University.

Download Citation On Sep 1, 2006, Erin M. Cline and others published Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in. .

Virtues in Xunzi's Thought: Issues in Comparative Analysis. Jonathan W. Schofer, " Virtues in Xunzi's Thought: Issues in Comparative Analysis, " The Journal of Religious Ethics 21 (1993): 117–36.

Other studies in chinese philosophy. Essay 9 Practical Causation and Confucian Ethics (1974). As preliminaries, in section 1, I consider the idea of Chinese philosophy and samples of the critical-historical spirit of ancient Chinese thought

Other studies in chinese philosophy. As preliminaries, in section 1, I consider the idea of Chinese philosophy and samples of the critical-historical spirit of ancient Chinese thought Save.

His last work was "Human Nature, Ritual and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy" (2005) . Ethical Argumentation: A Study in Hsun Tzu's Moral Epistemology, Antonio S. Cua (Author), Univ of Hawaii Pr (May 1985).

His last work was "Human Nature, Ritual and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy" (2005), which reflected his authority in studies on Xunzi, one of the greatest Confucian philosophers in ancient China. Unity of Knowledge and Action: A Study in Wang Yang-Ming's Moral Psychology, Antonio S. Cua (Author), Univ of Hawaii Pr (May 1982).

History of Western Philosophy. Confucius, Mencius, and Xunzi regard the human as an emotional being and especially consider such moral feelings as humane love, filial piety and devoted loyalty to be the constituent elements of humanity

History of Western Philosophy. History of Western Philosophy. Ancient Greek and Roman Philosophy. Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy. Confucius, Mencius, and Xunzi regard the human as an emotional being and especially consider such moral feelings as humane love, filial piety and devoted loyalty to be the constituent elements of humanity ) or loyalty in cases of conflict because they regard one's parents.

Start by marking Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies . While each essay individually makes an important contribution to the study of Chinese philosophy, the book as a whole represents a major scholarly achievement.

Start by marking Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read. In the first part of the In this volume, distinguished philosopher Antonio S. Cua offers a collection of original studies on Xunzi, a leading classical Confucian thinker, and on other aspects of Chinese philosophy.

Cua discusses the emergence of Chinese philosophy; the notion of practical causation presupposed in Confucian ethics; implications for the quality of human life in the context of environmental ethics; the problem of moral failure; and metaphysical grounding of Confucian ethics. Throughout the book, the methodology exemplifies a constructive interpretation and analysis of major concepts. Cua's work offers new opportunities for the study and development of Chinese philosophy.

In this volume, distinguished philosopher Antonio S. Cua offers a collection of original studies on Xunzi, a leading . In the first part of the book, Cua focuses on Xunzi. Although the topic of human nature is a recurrent concern for Xunzi, recent studies have neglected to analyze the key notions and arguments that he offers.

While each essay individually makes an important contribution to the study of Chinese philosophy, the book as a whole represents a major scholarly achievement. ISBN13:9780813213859.

In this volume, distinguished philosopher Antonio S. Cua offers a collection of original studies on Xunzi, a leading classical Confucian thinker, and on other aspects of Chinese philosophy. While each essay individually makes an important contribution to the study of Chinese philosophy, the book as a whole represents a major scholarly achievement.

In the first part of the book, Cua focuses on Xunzi. Although the topic of human nature is a recurrent concern for Xunzi, recent studies have neglected to analyze the key notions and arguments that he offers. Cua shows that Xunzi deserves attention from moral philosophers, not only because of the clarity and depth of his thought, but also for the ways in which he focused on language and for his method of presenting theses dealing with the relation between morality and human nature; the significance of ritual for governance in a civilized community; the ethical uses of history; the possibility of ethical knowledge; and honor and shame.

The second part of the book deals with key aspects of Chinese philosophy and the Confucian vision. Cua discusses the emergence of Chinese philosophy; the notion of practical causation presupposed in Confucian ethics; implications for the quality of human life in the context of environmental ethics; the problem of moral failure; and metaphysical grounding of Confucian ethics.

Throughout the book, the methodology exemplifies a constructive interpretation and analysis of major concepts. Cua's work offers new opportunities for the study and development of Chinese philosophy.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Antonio S. Cua is Professor Emeritus in the School of Philosophy at The Catholic University of America. He is the author of numerous books, including Moral Vision and Tradition and Ethical Argumentation: A Study of Hsun Tzu's Moral Epistemology. He also serves as the coeditor of the Journal of Chinese Philosophy, associate editor of the International Journal of Philosophy, and editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of Chinese Philosophy.

PRAISE FOR THE BOOK:

"Cua's total body of work on Xunzi is the deepest and richest work in English on this thinker. . . . Cua is one of the great senior figures in the field, and this book will be a useful reference in courses in Chinese and comparative studies."―David Wong, Duke University

"The essays in this book exemplify a deep integration of scholarship and analytical rigor that clarify the thoughts of certain thinkers, concepts and issues in Chinese and Comparative Philosophy. . . . This book is of interest not only to those working in the area of Chinese and Comparative Philosophy, but also to Western philosophers who should benefit from the insightful discussions into the topics mentioned. The reader will be inspired by Professor Cua's rare combination of scholarship, philosophical skills, insights, and wisdom."―Kim-chong Chong, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

"Cua brings an analytical approach to both Xunzi and the other issues in Chinese thought covered in this collection. . . . [H]is scholarship and attention to detail are striking. . . . [T]he drawing together of more of Cua's works on Xunzi makes this book an important resource, and the assorted essays in the second section all address issues relevant to contemporary work on Chinese thought." ― Andrew Lambert, Chinese Review International

"Antonio Cua strongly affirms Xunzi's intellectual excellence in his Human Nature, Ritual, and History, a distinguished addition to the field. Cua is a preeminent scholar whose work incorporates a deep understanding of Chinese philosophy. . . . Cua highlights valuable aspects of reasoning and argumentation in Chinese philosophy. His passion for Xunzi's philosophy is palpable and he convincingly demonstrates the intellectual acumen of this e

eBooks Related to Human Nature, Ritual, and History: Studies in Xunzi and Chinese Philosophy (Studies in Philosophy and the History of Philosophy)
Contacts | Privacy Policy | DMCA
All rights reserved.
lycee-pablo-picasso.fr © 2016-2020