East Asia - EastAsia 20:49 o C onfucianis m The m...

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East Asia 20:49 o Confucianism The moral and ethical system of its time in China o A highly elaborate moral and ethical system Right and wrong and how to act in certain circumstances depending on what is   right and wrong A Quasi-Religious System o Highly specific and deductive Goes into specific circumstances Much more use of analogies and parables o Highly Ritualistic Doesn’t e mbrace a specific personified God o More devoted to others Rather than the individual o Respect to your elders o Marx Marxian Analysis
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His way of looking at intellectual problems has become the norm of analysis Hegel He built on his ideas He came up with a breakthrough in problem solving People thought that answers to problems were not right or wrong He called for the dialectic which was the synthesis of opposing sides Thesis and antithesis Used to be that you had a debate and the strongest one won He said that the solution was somewhere is between and was called synthesis Historical Determinism You can see that these dynasties follow the same general patterns Marx argued that the whole trajectory of human history was predictable Primitive Co m munism People fought to survive Autocratic  Authoritarian government Egyptians Looser more Republic Rome
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Monarchies w/ Kings Industrialism Revolutions He writes criticisms of Capitalism Hegel sad that you can examine human relationships through a dialectic process and reach important   conclusions All human relationships are economic relationships  Marriages are economic relations because women are protected and men insure that they know who their
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2011 for the course PHIL 160 taught by Professor Coakley during the Spring '11 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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East Asia - EastAsia 20:49 o C onfucianis m The m...

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