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The Beginning of Chinese Wisdom: An Introduction to the Early Chinese Philosophy

woensdag, 4 oktober, 2017 - 15:00
Campus: Brussels Humanities, Sciences & Engineering Campus
Building D
Room 3.10

Open courses on Chinese Philosophy and Chinese religions by Professor Li Bingquan from Renmin University of China.


The courses take no study credits, so there is no exam. You are free to attend all classes or only those you are interested in. It is a the perfect way to get a good view of Chinese culture and history, as well as its impact on the contemporary society, through China's immaterial heritage.


Content of the Open Lectures

  • 04/10: Introduction: The Possibility of Chinese Philosophy

  • 11/10: Confucius and Confucianism

  • 18/10: Other Confucians

  • 25/10: Taoism: Lao Tzu and Chuang Tzu

  • 01/11: holiday

  • 08/11: Mozi and his Philosophy

  • 15/11: Han Fei Tzu and the Legalist School

  • 22/11: The School of Names

  • 29/11: The Cosmology of the Yin-Yang School

  • 06/12: The Difference between early Chinese philosophy and early Greek philosophy

  • 13/12: The Development of Chinese Philosophy

You can find more the registration form and more information here: http://www.vub.ac.be/events/2017/the-beginning-of-chinese-wisdom-an-intr...