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Confucius – Bibliography Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 14, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

Casey, Edward S. Commemoration and Perdurance in the Analects, Books 1 and Philosophy East and West 34. 1984. Philosopher’s Index. EBSCO. Web. 1 Oct. 2009 : 389-400. Web. “The Confucius Family Mansion, temple and woods.” China Today 43.2.  (1994): 35. ...

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Confucius – Confucianism Endurance Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 14, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

Confucianism was almost banned by the Chinese leader Chairman Mao during the 1960 Cultural Revolution, but its ability to stay relevant demonstrates the influence the philosopher exerted. It is said that Confucian teachings can be summarized by the statement “the ...

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Confucius – Confucius on Dining Etiquette Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 14, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

According to Confucius, eating a meal involved much more than the act of eating. While “the foremost function of eating was physical and mental cultivation,” it also served various social purposes, one such purpose being the “strengthening of kinship and ...

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Confucius – Celebration of Confucius Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 14, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

The birthplace of Confucius, present day Shandong Province, is now the primary place where followers and tourists visit to pay their respects to Confucius. The State of Luo is where Confucius was born and died and therefore many individuals travel ...

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Confucius – Confucian Ethics Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 10, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

Confucian ethics expound the concept of li, balance between good and bad, and this balance is upheld in order to enable the production and continuation of an ethical society. This continuation of an ethical society was centered on the concepts ...

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Confucius – Comparison of Confucianism to Buddhism Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 10, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

Confucius’s teachings are similar to those of the Buddha because they both encourage their followers to question what they are told in order to learn for oneself. Confucius wants the individual to discover truth, rather than simply be told what ...

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Confucius – Introduction Qufu City, Shandong Province Posted Feb 10, 2011 by Falisha Finke Sachon

Confucius was an ancient Chinese philosopher and sage born in 551 B.C, in present day Shandong Province, and died in 479 B.C. at the age of 72. Specifically, Confucius was born near the city of Qufu in what was then ...

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