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mmw3-lec1 - March 29th 2010(Mon) Marriage between religion...

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March 29th 2010(Mon) Marriage between religion and states Axial age Important time area How to resolve complex? Key ideas: irradiation of egoism(greatest obstacle of harmonious society) - Stress importance of humility(Socrates & ) Buddha: reminding impermanence of all the existence Confucius: interdependence of all humans Greek called this: ekstasis Transcendent of : step Rational and human approach & not to focus on doctrine or superficial things & focus on practice of self reform - Learn ethically - More on this world rather than later life - More center on dogma - Key change: religion crafted within the government Global trend (around 13 century BC) - Unification of china(Qin): dynastic period of Chinese history & expand of empire - India: 772 – Asoka(empirical model) - Greece: last quarter = poleis…. . around 336BC- establishing Macedonia empire Punic war 226BC - Rise of Christianity on this period - Expansion & establishing empire: used religion Challenge of the size - Centralization
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