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Unformatted text preview: Basic Writings of Mo Tzu, Hsun Tzu, and Han Fei Tzu (Columbia Press). Thereafter, we will read and discuss the following thinkers: A. Lao Tzu ( Tao Te Ching ), tr. Wing-tsit Chan (Macmillan paperback) B. Mencius (Meng-tzu), tr. D. C. Lau (Penguin paperback) C. Han Fei-tzu, tr. Watson (in Columbia volume) D. Hsun-tzu, tr. Watson (in Columbia volume) E. Chu Hsi (selections on reserve) F. Wang Yang-ming (selections on reserve) Course Requirements : 1. Reading the books listed above 2. Regular class attendance and participation in discussions 3. A paper (about 10-15 pages) examining a Western topic from the point of view of one of the thinkers; for example: What Confucius would think of the U.S. Constitution....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course HIST 181A taught by Professor Schrecker during the Spring '08 term at Brandeis.
- Spring '08