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By Chenyang Li,Franklin Perkins

This quantity of recent essays is the 1st English-language anthology dedicated to chinese language metaphysics. The essays discover the most important issues of chinese language philosophy, from pre-Qin to trendy occasions, beginning with very important ideas corresponding to yin-yang and qi and taking the reader during the significant sessions in chinese language notion - from the Classical interval, via chinese language Buddhism and Neo-Confucianism, into the twentieth-century philosophy of Xiong Shili. They discover the main traditions inside of chinese language philosophy, together with Daoism and Mohism, and a huge variety of metaphysical issues, together with monism, theories of individuation, and the connection among fact and falsehood. the quantity should be a important source for upper-level scholars and students of metaphysics, chinese language philosophy, or comparative philosophy, and with its wealthy insights into the moral, social and political dimensions of chinese language society, it is going to additionally curiosity scholars of Asian reviews and chinese language highbrow history.

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