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To acquire wisdom : the "way" of Wang Yang-Ming (1472-1529)

Ching, Julia


This is a study of Wang Yang-ming's philosophy, considered as a "Way" of acquiring wisdom and sage­ hood, based on his central insight into the nature of (mind-and-heart), the fundamental principle of all human activity which is capable of determining and of perfecting itself through its intuitive knowledge of the good, at once inborn and acquired. The "Introduction" indicates the broad problem of the quest for wisdom, and of the question of "correctness" of approach and "orthodoxy" of thought...[Show more]

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Date published: 2013-07-16
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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01Front_Ching.pdfFront Matter504.2 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
02Whole_Ching.pdfWhole Thesis22.94 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
03Chapter1-2_Ching.pdf4.08 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
04Chapter3-4_Ching.pdf3.48 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
05Chpater5-6_Ching.pdf3.38 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
06Chapter7-8_Ching.pdf2.69 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail
07Epilogue-Appendix_Ching.pdf8.43 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

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