Full-Text Search:
Home|Journal Papers|About CNKI|User Service|FAQ|Contact Us|中文
《Journal of Anhui Institute of Education》 2007-01
Add to Favorite Get Latest Update

Exploring the Xunzi's Theory on Ethics

WANG Guang-hui(Institute of Philosophy,Anhui Academy of Social Sciences,Hefei 230053,China)  
Xunzi's theory on ethics is totally different from Confucian and Mencius ethical thoughts.Xunzi was one of the three great early architects of Confucian philosophy.In reaction to some of the other thinkers of his time,he articulated a systematic version of Confucianism that encompasses ethics,metaphysics,political theory,philosophy of language,and a highly developed philosophy of education.Xunzi is known for his belief that ritual is crucial for reforming humanity's original nature.He focused on humanity's part in creating the roles and practices of an orderly society,and gave a much smaller role to Heaven or Nature as a source of order or morality than most other thinkers of the time.It becomes ethicized into a kind of power or charisma that anyone who cultivated virtue and followed the Way developed.Xunzi,while still believing in the efficacy of rule through moral force,was not quite as optimistic,which was likely related to his view on human nature.
【Fund】: 安徽省社会科学院青年课题(皖社科字[2005]62号)
【CateGory Index】: B222.6;B82-09
Download(CAJ format) Download(PDF format)
CAJViewer7.0 supports all the CNKI file formats; AdobeReader only supports the PDF format.
Chinese Journal Full-text Database 10 Hits
1 wLU Jian-hua;On theory of the relation between ritual and la[J];Journal of Anhui University;2003-02
2 LU Jian-hua(Department of Philosophy,Anhui University,Hefei,Anhui,230039);A Study of Mo Zi's Ritual Theory[J];Journal of Anhui University(Philosophy & Social Sciences);2007-06
3 YANG Sai(Department of Social Science,Shanghai Conservatory of Music,Shanghai 200031,China);XUN Zi's Naming Theory[J];Journal of Hefei Teachers College;2008-02
4 DONG Xiang-yong(Department of Philosophy,East China Normal University,Shanghai 200241,China);On' Understanding the Distinction between Heaven and Human' from the Perspective of "Disclosing One-sidedness"[J];Journal of Hefei Teachers College;2008-04
5 Xu Gong-xi (Research Institute of Zhuism, Shangrao Normal College, Shangrao 334001,China);Zhu Xi and legalist school[J];Historical Research in Anhui;2006-05
6 WANG Han-dong(History of Department,Anhui University,Hefei 230039,China);Critique of Guoyu's Opinion Record Style[J];Journal of Anhui Radio & TV University;2008-02
7 PEI Qian;On Chu Hsi′s Concept of "Shendu"[J];Journal of Anhui Vocational & Technical College;2011-03
8 LIU Shu-zeng et al(History Department of Handan College,Handan,Hebei 056005);Discussion on the Agricultural Development of Zhao-state in Pre-Qin Period[J];Journal of Anhui Agricultural Sciences;2010-21
9 YANG Bai-ling(Research Centre of Chinese Poetics,ANU,Wuhu 241000,China);Review of the artistic criterion of Liu Xizai's "Hou and Qing"[J];Journal of Anhui Normal University(Hum.& Soc.Sci.);2006-01
10 DAI Zhao-guo(School of Politics and Law,Anhui Normal University,Wuhu Anhui 241003,China);On Construction of Confucian Ren-Dao Value and Socialist Core Value System[J];Journal of Anhui Normal University(Hum.& Soc.Sci.);2008-01
China Proceedings of conference Full-text Database 3 Hits
1 Jun Qiu;The Cultural Harmony and Mutual Prosperity--The Differences and Conflicts Between the Olympic Spirit and Chinese Culture[A];[C];2008
2 ;朱子“中和之悟”的工夫论解读[A];[C];2007
3 ;Acceptation Explaining about Medical Literature Needs Accomplishment of Characters and Words Commentary Work on Classics[A];[C];2009
Chinese Journal Full-text Database 10 Hits
1 by LI Xiao-chun;Different Ideas of human Nature between Mencius and Xun Zi in the Perspective of Immanent Transcendence[J];Journal of East China Normal University(Philosophy and Social Sciences);2000-06
2 ZHANG Jinghu(Department of preschool education, Fuchuan University, Fuchuan420735, Korea);The Theory of Social Morals in Confucionism[J];Journal of Hunan University(Social Science);2003-02
3 WU Cheng-guo (School of Humanities,Wuhan University,Wuhan,Hubei430072,China);An Essay on the Original View of Confucius ,Mencius,and Xunzi on Rite[J];Journal of Hubei University(Phicosophy and Social Sciences);2002-06
4 Yan Shi’an;External Standard and Inner Consciousness——On the Relationship between “Rite” and “Benevolence” in the Analects[J];Jiangsu Social Sciences;2007-01
5 Han Dongyu;The School of Ogiyuu Sorai and the Enlightenment for the Early Modernization in Japan[J];Historical Recearch;2002-05
6 DU Pei (Medical College of Lanzhou Military Region of PLA,Lanzhou 730020,China);Xun Zi's Theory on the Origin and the Essence of Etiquette[J];Journal of Lanzhou Railway Institute;2001-05
7 ZHAN Shi-you(Department of Philosophy,School of Humanities,Nanchang University,Nanchang 330047,China);Bildung:The Goal of Xunzi’s Ethical Thought[J];Journal of Nanchang University(Social Science);2005-02
8 MA Xiang-zhen(School of humanities and Social Sciences, Southeast Univ., Nanjing210097, China);A Psychological Analysis of Moral Selection[J];Journal of Nanjing Normal University (Social Science Edition);2004-05
9 CAo De-ben(School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China);The Research on Chinese Traditional Culture of Cultivating Moral Characters[J];Journal of Tsinghua University(Philosophy and Social Sciences);2004-05
10 WANG Hong-xia(School of Philosophy and Sociology,Shandong University,Jinan 250100,China);Compare Mencius's Morality Idea with Xunzi's[J];Journal of The Party School of Shengli Oilfield;2007-02
©2006 Tsinghua Tongfang Knowledge Network Technology Co., Ltd.(Beijing)(TTKN) All rights reserved