Confucian Thought: Selfhood as Creative Transformation
Weiming Tu, Harvard-Yenching Professor of Chinese History Philosophy and Confucian Studies Tu Wei-Ming
SUNY Press, Jan 1, 1985 - Religion - 203 pages
Confucian Thought: Selfhood as Creative Transformation is a collection of Tu's seminal essays. It is a sustained deliberation on the substance and worth of the Confucian conception of personhood. This analysis complements Tu's highly acclaimed Humanity and Self-Cultivation: Essays in Confucian Thought as a continued expression of his deepening understanding of Confucianism voiced through various perennial human concerns.
Tu weaves philosophic, historical, anthropological, sociological, and psychological perspectives into a coherent discussion of the Confucian themes that continue to inspire the modern intellectual mind. His is a vital contribution to Chinese thought and religion.
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