Essays Tagged: "Confucianism"


ilosophical and religious traditions that originated in China.The other religion native to China is Confucianism. Both Taoism and Confucianism began atabout the same time, around the sixth century B.C ...

(8 pages) 271 0 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Lives of Confucious and Guatma Siddartha

Two very important and influencing religions that have been around for over two thousand years are Confucianism and Buddhism. The founders of these two religions, Confucius and Buddha, respectively, ... n this world was brought up in a time period. For example, Christianity emerged around 40 A.D., but Confucianism and Buddhism both emerged in the 6th century B.C. This similarity is basic but it is an ...

(12 pages) 138 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

What is Taoism?

is China's oldest native religion. Among many Chinese schools of "thought" it is second to that of Confucianism. Tao or Dao means "way". In order to obtain it, one must "do nothing". Nothing strained ...

(3 pages) 207 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

China's philosophies: Legalism, Daoism, and Confucianism, along with an explanation of how China influenced Japan.

ign of Qin Shi Huangdi, there were two other philosophies present in China by this time, Daoism and Confucianism. There will be a thorough description of each of the three philosophies that stemmed fr ... orough description of each of the three philosophies that stemmed from China: Legalism, Daoism, and Confucianism, along with an explanation of how China influenced Japan.BodyConfucius, a well educated ...

(4 pages) 219 1 3.2 Jul/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays


o the feudal periods and the ' first unified Chinese empire under Qi Shi Huang Di in 221 B.C. ' The Confucianism ideology entrenched in the minds of the Chinese people with its conservative base and t ... o compete economically in the global market. These ideas can relate back to the ancient religion of confucianism. ' Confucianism has been instramental in the shaping of China's leadership. Not only do ...

(5 pages) 157 0 3.0 Feb/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays


f the economy, the people's family, and social lives. In the following essay, I will illustrate how Confucianism, Buddhism, Islamic, Judaism, and Christianity influenced different societies. Confucian ... ince it is based on social issues, the supernatural religions, such as Buddism, challenged it. When Confucianism was at its prime, it promoted peace, stability, and a just government. The culture prog ...

(4 pages) 179 0 3.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

A thematic essay about how religon has affected the world and history.

of people. 3 major religions or philosophy which accuratley portrait these affects of religion are, Confucianism, Buddhism, and Animism.First of all Confucianism, a major system of philosophy, or idea ... ideas of brought on from Confusius, a extremely influential Chinese philosopher, and his disciples. Confucianism mostly and probably only practiced in China. Since Confucianism is not officially a rel ...

(2 pages) 59 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


nd philosophical systems and also the difference between Confucian, Buddhist thought and religions? Confucianism was born as a result of the search for an ideal leader. On the other hand, Buddhism was ... s born as a consequence of an investigation to find the true nature of life. Moreover, Buddhism and Confucianism have some similarities like organizing the people's attitudes towards each other and to ...

(3 pages) 306 4 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Buddhism

Confucianism, Legalism, and Daoism Comparison.

Confucianism, Legalism, and DaoismConfucianism, Legalism, and Daoism are the three main philosophies ... istory of each philosophy's origin, and will reveal the main characteristics of each respected area.Confucianism began as the thoughts and ideas of a man named Confucius who lived at around 500 B.C. I ... r. Peasants began to believe in the philosophy because it dealt with nature and its natural forces. Confucianism and Daoism simply filled in what the other lacked in certain areas.Legalism, another fo ...

(2 pages) 109 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Japan, a brief history, current information, and global issues.

or religions are Buddhism and Shinto with a fairly significant amount in the other category such as Confucianism, Islam, and Christianity. Buddhism runs mainly based on the goal of achieving Nirvana, ...

(9 pages) 242 1 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


elief systems have impacted the lives of people around the world. One example of a belief system is Confucianism. Confucianism originated during the Zhou dynasty in China by a man called Confucius. Th ... main beliefs in which guide people on how to act in society, all directions clear and acceptable.To Confucianism, there are five key relationships. Those five key relationships are, subject must give ...

(2 pages) 174 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

This is for a chinese culture class.

d it is this wide variety of them that must be explored in order to understand the evolution of neo-Confucianism and Chu Hsi Ascendancy.Chu Hsi may have been unique in his stances in that he sought to ... tanding the arguments made in the fellowship we can come to understand the environment in which Neo-Confucianism was forged. It is not without saying that some would view this exercise as lessoning th ...

(10 pages) 78 0 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

My understanding of Emersion and Confusious .And the differences between them.

The influence of Confucianism to transcendentalismnanshifengAbstractFind out the similarities between Transcen ... o transcendentalismnanshifengAbstractFind out the similarities between Transcendentalism and Confucianism by comparison,we also learn that the ancient Chinese culture contributes a lot to the w ... changing and communication of different cultures.Learn,improve and perfect!Key words Confucius Confucianism Heaven Oversoul Self- Reliance Benevolence VirtueThe western societies stimulated ...

(52 pages) 112 0 4.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Taiwan And International Trade.

ages spoken are the Mandarin, Fujianese (Amoy), and Hakka dialects. Religions on the island include Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, and Christianity.THE ECONOMY OF TAIWANThe 1990s have been a time of ...

(13 pages) 260 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Age of Scholarship.

school came upon Chinese history that tried to influence their ideas to the government. they were: Confucianism, Daoism(Taoism), Legalism.Confucianism comes from a chinese thinker named Kong Fuzi "Ma ... positions with individual positions who were both well educated and extraordinarily conscientious. Confucianism emphasized on several qualities such as ren, li, and xiao. Ren means attitude of kindne ...

(3 pages) 63 1 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

The Outline of China.

se practice a variety of religions and the three main religions are Buddhism, Taoism or Daoism, and Confucianism. And there are also a small number of Christians, Islam, and several others.China is th ...

(8 pages) 214 1 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The reason Japan able to modernize its industry, military and government to the point that they could compete with the west, while the rest of Asia lagged behind

ey despised).Japan had an emperor and they had the same values as the Chinese, they too believed in Confucianism. It became evident to the Japanese that if they had the same beliefs, values and way of ...

(4 pages) 74 0 3.6 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

This essay is about the main religions that is practiced in China.

e of the two great religious traditions that originated in China. The other philosophy in China is, Confucianism. Taoism and Confucianism begin about the same time, in the sixth century B.C. China's t ... l desires must be abandon to enable the inner light to guides a person to achieve eternal happiness.Confucianism is a philosophy based on the ideas of the Chinese philosopher Confucius. Confucius was ...

(3 pages) 76 0 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Imperial Civil Exam System.

am system and the impacts it had on the Chinese political system. To do this, a brief background of Confucianism and the Chinese educational system will be given. Next, the Exam System can be dealt wi ... eath, his dynasty was overthrown and replaced by the Han dynasty. It was under the Han dynasty that Confucianism became established as the dominant school of thought among imperial officials .The Han ...

(11 pages) 78 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Confucianism as compared to Militarism, Daoism and Legalism

l of the state and of the military. He should have transgressed from Legalism alone to a mixture of Confucianism, Daoism, Militarism as well as some of the Legalist points of view.The best way to unde ... ay in which the Emperor actually accomplished this was to actually burn all of the books supporting Confucianism and Daoism. After the books were burnt he killed a large number of the scholars of thos ...

(8 pages) 84 0 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History