His Idea of Man

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Part of the China Academic Library book series (CHINALIBR)

Abstract

Man has always enjoyed a central position in the Confucian system. Confucius (551–479 B.C.) made the achievement of perfect manhood the very core of his teaching. Mencius (372?–289? B.C.) by the doctrine of the goodness of human nature raised him to a glorious height.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.JilinChina

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