Types of Chinese Thinking

Types of Chinese Thinking - • Go with the flow • Non...

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Confucianism Must be a moral ruler for society Focuses on rites for the ethical behaviors Problems solved within the family Family before state loyalty Filial piety (respect for parents) Benevolent (jen)??? Tao The way (can’t be describe) Allegory used to describe it Simplicity/humility Anti-authoritarianism
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Unformatted text preview: • Go with the flow • Non action Legalism • Strong laws on everything for everyone to know • Strong rulers – authoritarian • Past is not relevant, only order and control are important • Secretive and strategic rule Moism • universal love • pragmatic mourning...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course GENERAL ED MMW 1,2; E taught by Professor Vandehey during the Spring '08 term at UCSD.

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