By Yijie Tang
This ebook collects the 25 most crucial articles written through Professor Tang because the Nineteen Eighties, dealing broadly with problems with Confucianism, Buddhism, Daoism, Christianity and chinese language tradition. In those articles, Professor Tang proves his price as a valuable successor to the chinese language philosophical culture, whereas additionally open to the most recent tendencies of suggestion either at domestic and abroad.
The past due Professor Tang Yijie (1927-2014) was once a sought after professor at Peking collage and China’s most sensible student on philosophy and chinese language experiences. He spearheaded the Confucian Canon undertaking (**), which seeks to bring together all recognized classical works on Confucianism, related in scope and value to the Complete Library of the 4 Treasuries (****), the biggest number of books on chinese language heritage, which used to be commissioned by means of the Qianlong Emperor within the 18th century. all through his existence, Professor Tang released rankings of books and a couple of hundred articles, supplying enlightening insights into the way to care for concerns that experience traditionally bothered and proceed to hassle humans in smooth society.
Among his a variety of strategies, Professor Tang is mainly remembered for introducing the concept that of “harmony in diversity”（****）. within the context of “the conflict of civilizations” championed via Samuel P. Huntington, Tang argued for concord in range, retaining that this precept can provide a few clues to assist allow peoples, international locations, and areas with varied cultural traditions to boost jointly whereas last designated.
note: * represents chinese language personality, please consult with BCC file.
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