The Philosophy of Qi

The Philosophy of Qi

The Record of Great Doubts

eBook - 2007
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Kaibara Ekken (1630-1714) was a prominent Japanese scholar who spread Neo-Confucian ideas and moral teachings throughout Japan. He was also known as the ""Aristotle of Japan"" for his studies of the natural world. Of his many writings, The Record of Great Doubts is the culmination of a lifetime of seeking a unified view of humans and nature. The text represents one of the central reflections in East Asian thought on the significance of qi ch'i, the material force coursing through all life, and is available here for the first time in English with a comprehensive introduc.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, Ă2007
ISBN: 9780231511292
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 208 pages :) : illustrations
Additional Contributors: Tucker, Mary Evelyn


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