Some Basic Categories of Ch’eng I’s Thought: Heaven–Tao–Li

  • Yung-ch’un Ts’aiEmail author
Part of the China Academic Library book series (CHINALIBR)


It must be made clear at the outset that Ch’eng I was essentially an ethical teacher whose ultimate concern was the achievement of perfect manhood rather than the construction of a theoretical system, and that it is in the broadest sense of the term that we call his thought a “philosophy”.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.FujianChina

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