Learning to Emulate the Wise: The Genesis of Chinese Philosophy as an Academic Discipline in Twentieth-Century China

Learning to Emulate the Wise: The Genesis of Chinese Philosophy as an Academic Discipline in Twentieth-Century China

by John Makeham (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789629964788
Publisher: Chinese University Press, The
Publication date: 06/19/2012
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

John Makeham has authored and edited numerous workson Chinese intellectual history and philosophy.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments vii

About the Series xi

List of Contributors xiii

Introduction John Makeham 1

Part I From Philosophy to Zhexue

1 Nishi Amane and the Birth of "Philosophy" and "Chinese Philosophy" in Early Meiji Japan Barry D. Steben 39

2 The Role of Masters Studies in the Early Formation of Chinese Philosophy as an Academic Discipline John Makeham 73

3 Zhang Taiyan, Yogacara Buddhism, and Chinese Philosophy John Makeham 103

Part II The Beida and Tsinghua Schools of Philosophy

4 Developing the Academic Discipline of Chinese Philosophy: The Departments of Philosophy at Peking, Tsinghua, and Yenching Universities (1910s-1930s) Xiaoqing Diana Lin 131

5 Hu Shi and the Search for System John Makeham 163

6 Introducing Buddhism as Philosophy: The Cases of Liang Shuming, Xiong Shili, and Tang Yongtong Thierry Meynard 187

7 Daoism as Academic Philosophy: Feng Youlan's New Metaphysics (Xin lixue) Hans-Georg Moeller 217

8 Jin Yuelin's Ambivalent Status as a "Chinese Philosopher" Yvonne Schulz Zinda 237

Part III The Critics' Voices

9 Fu Sinian's Views on Philosophy, Ancient Chinese Masters, and Chinese Philosophy Carine Defoort 275

10 Marxist Views on Traditional Chinese Philosophy Pre-1949 Yvonne Schulz Zinda 311

Epilogue: Inner Logic, Indigenous Grammars and the Identity of Zhongguo zhexue John Makeham 347

Index 373

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