Zhang Zai's Philosophy of Qi :

Kim, Jung-Yeup.

Zhang Zai's Philosophy of Qi : A Practical Understanding. - 1 online resource (123 pages)

Intro -- Title Page -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Introducing the Notion Qi , the Philosopher Zhang Zai, and the Text Zhengmeng ( Rectifying the Ignorant ) -- Zhang Zai's Critique of the Buddhist -- Zhang Zai's Vertical Development of Qi and His Critique of the Buddhist -- Zhang Zai's Critique of the Ordinary Person -- Zhang Zai's Horizontal Development of Qi and His Critique of the Ordinary Person -- Zhang Zai and John Dewey on Realizing Vital Harmony -- Zhang Zai and Sŏ Kyŏngdŏk's Philosophy of K i -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the Author.

Qi ("vital energy") is one of the most important concepts in Chinese philosophy and culture, and neo-Confucian Zhang Zai plays a pivotal role in developing the notion. This book provides a thorough and proper understanding of his thoughts.

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Zhang, Zai, -- 1020-1077.;Qi (Chinese philosophy);Philosophy, Chinese -- 960-1644.


Electronic books.

B128.C314 -- .K56 2015eb

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