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Name and Corresponding Object (mingshi, 名实)

  • Yueqing WangEmail author
  • Qinggang Bao
  • Guoxing Guan
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Abstract

Name and corresponding object are a key conceptual pair in traditional Chinese philosophy. Name means designation and concept. Corresponding object means reality, things and affairs or the object situation of the thing or affair.

References

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  2. Queen, Sarah. A. and Major, John S. Luxuriant Gems of the Spring and Autumn; Attributed to Dong Zhongshu. Translated by Sarah A. Queen and John S. Major. New York: Columbia University Press, 2016.Google Scholar

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  1. 1.NanjingChina

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