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Synthesis: "The One And The Many" In The Lotus STra And Zhu Xi, Joseph A. Adler Apr 2016

Synthesis: "The One And The Many" In The Lotus STra And Zhu Xi, Joseph A. Adler

Joseph Adler

This paper examines two interrelated aspects of the Lotus Stra and the philosophical system of Zhu Xi 朱熹 (1130-1200): their strategies of synthesis and their perspectives on ultimate truth.


Review: The Book Of Change Trans John Minford, Joseph A. Adler Nov 2015

Review: The Book Of Change Trans John Minford, Joseph A. Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Wm. Theodore De Bary. The Trouble With Confucianism, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Wm. Theodore De Bary. The Trouble With Confucianism, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: I Ching: An Annotated Bibliography, By Edward Hacker, Steve Moore, And Lorraine Patsco, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: I Ching: An Annotated Bibliography, By Edward Hacker, Steve Moore, And Lorraine Patsco, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Descriptive And Normative Principle (Li) In Confucian Moral Metaphysics: Is/Ought From The Chinese Perspective, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Descriptive And Normative Principle (Li) In Confucian Moral Metaphysics: Is/Ought From The Chinese Perspective, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Divination And Sacrifice In Song Neo-Confucianism, Joseph A. Adler Nov 2015

Divination And Sacrifice In Song Neo-Confucianism, Joseph A. Adler

Joseph Adler

The earliest known form of Chinese religion is the ritual dyad of divination and sacrifice practiced by the rulers of the Shang Dynasty (fourteenth to eleventh centuries b.c.e.). This chapter explores how teachers can highlight the continuity of the Confucian tradition with this central core of Chinese religiosity. Sacrificial offerings to ancestors and sages, on the one hand, and divination using the Yijing (Scripture of Change), on the other, have been the major forms of these rituals practiced by Confucians. Introducing the theories and practices of Yijing divination of some of the leading Confucians of the Song Dynasty ...


Review: Routledge Curzon Encyclopedia Of Confucianism, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Routledge Curzon Encyclopedia Of Confucianism, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Irene Bloom And Joshua A. Fogel, Eds., Meeting Of Minds: Intellectual And Religious Interaction In East Asian Traditions Of Thought, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Irene Bloom And Joshua A. Fogel, Eds., Meeting Of Minds: Intellectual And Religious Interaction In East Asian Traditions Of Thought, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Images Of Human Nature: A Sung Portrait By Donaldj. Munro., Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Images Of Human Nature: A Sung Portrait By Donaldj. Munro., Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Paul R. Goldin. Confucianism. Ancient Philosophies, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Paul R. Goldin. Confucianism. Ancient Philosophies, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


The Great Virtue Of Heaven And Earth 天地之大德:" Deep Ecology In The Yijing 易經, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

The Great Virtue Of Heaven And Earth 天地之大德:" Deep Ecology In The Yijing 易經, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


The Confucian Body, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

The Confucian Body, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Robin R. Wang's Yinyang: The Way Of Heaven And Earth In Chinese Thought And Culture, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Robin R. Wang's Yinyang: The Way Of Heaven And Earth In Chinese Thought And Culture, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Confucius And Confucianism: The Essentials Lee Dian Rainey, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Confucius And Confucianism: The Essentials Lee Dian Rainey, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Review: Hoyt Cleveland Tillman, Confucian Discourse And Chu Hsi's Ascendancy, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Review: Hoyt Cleveland Tillman, Confucian Discourse And Chu Hsi's Ascendancy, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Chinese Metaphysics And Its Problems, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Chinese Metaphysics And Its Problems, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Yong Huang, Confucius: A Guide For The Perplexed, Joseph Adler Nov 2015

Yong Huang, Confucius: A Guide For The Perplexed, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"On Translating Taiji", Joseph Adler Dec 2014

"On Translating Taiji", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Reconstructing The Confucian Dao: Zhu Xi's Appropriation Of Zhou Dunyi, Joseph Adler Dec 2013

Reconstructing The Confucian Dao: Zhu Xi's Appropriation Of Zhou Dunyi, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"Confucianism As A Religious Tradition: Linguistic And Methodological Problems", Joseph Adler Dec 2013

"Confucianism As A Religious Tradition: Linguistic And Methodological Problems", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"'The Great Virtue Of Heaven And Earth:' Deep Ecology In The Yijing", Joseph Adler Dec 2013

"'The Great Virtue Of Heaven And Earth:' Deep Ecology In The Yijing", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"Theistic And Non-Theistic Belief In China", Joseph Adler Dec 2011

"Theistic And Non-Theistic Belief In China", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Confucius, Joseph A. Adler Dec 2009

Confucius, Joseph A. Adler

Joseph Adler

The man we call Confucius was the founder of a religio-philosophical tradition that became almost synonymous with Chinese culture. From the second century BCE to the beginning of the 20th century “Confucianism” (Rujiao, literally “the teaching of the scholars”) was the official ideology of the Chinese imperial government and the reigning philosophy of education. As such, its values eventually permeated all levels of Chinese society. Confucius thereby became a cultural icon and a symbol for both the glories and the failures of traditional Chinese culture.


"Zhu Xi's Spiritual Practice As The Basis Of His Central Philosophical Concepts", Joseph Adler Dec 2007

"Zhu Xi's Spiritual Practice As The Basis Of His Central Philosophical Concepts", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"Daughter/Wife/Mother Or Sage/Immortal/Bodhisattva? Women In The Teaching Of Chinese Religions", Joseph Adler Dec 2005

"Daughter/Wife/Mother Or Sage/Immortal/Bodhisattva? Women In The Teaching Of Chinese Religions", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"Varieties Of Spiritual Experience: Shen In Neo-Confucian Discourse", Joseph Adler Dec 2003

"Varieties Of Spiritual Experience: Shen In Neo-Confucian Discourse", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Chinese Religious Traditions, Joseph Adler Dec 2001

Chinese Religious Traditions, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Introduction To The Study Of The Classic Of Change, By Chu Hsi [Zhu Xi], Joseph Adler Dec 2001

Introduction To The Study Of The Classic Of Change, By Chu Hsi [Zhu Xi], Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


"Response And Responsibility: Chou Tun-I And Neo-Confucian Resources For Environmental Ethics", Joseph Adler Dec 1997

"Response And Responsibility: Chou Tun-I And Neo-Confucian Resources For Environmental Ethics", Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.


Sung Dynasty Uses Of The I Ching, Joseph Adler Dec 1989

Sung Dynasty Uses Of The I Ching, Joseph Adler

Joseph Adler

No abstract provided.