By Henry Rosemont Jr.
In the second one and bigger a part of the e-book Rosemont proffers a special imaginative and prescient of being human gleaned from the texts of classical Confucianism, particularly, that we're firstly interrelated and therefore interdependent folks whose forte lies within the multiplicity of roles we every one stay all through our lives. This results in an ethics in line with these mutual roles in sharp distinction to individualist moralities, yet which however replicate the proof of our daily lives rather well. The booklet concludes by way of exploring in short a couple of implications of this imaginative and prescient for considering otherwise approximately politics, family members lifestyles, justice, and the advance of a human-centered actual religiousness. This e-book can be of worth to all scholars and students of philosophy, political concept, and spiritual, chinese language, and relatives reviews, in addition to everybody attracted to the intersection of morality with their daily and public lives.
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Against Individualism: A Confucian Rethinking of the Foundations of Morality, Politics, Family, and Religion (Philosophy and Cultural Identity) by Henry Rosemont Jr.