Confucianism, also known as Ruism, is described as tradition, a philosophy, a religion, a humanistic or rationalistic religion, a way of governing, or simply a way of life. Confucianism developed from what was later called the Hundred Schools of Thought from the teachings of the Chinese philosopher Confucius ... Till today, it has been credited for shaping East Asian societies and Chinese ...


Eastern philosophy or Asian philosophy includes the various philosophies that originated in ..... as westerners such as the proponents of the Theosophical society, modern Hindu thought also had an influence on western culture. ... developments and saw the rise of the major Chinese philosophical schools ( Confucianism, ...


Confucianism was part of the Chinese social fabric and way of life; to Confucians, ... and social philosophers from the eleventh through the nineteenth centuries.

Feb 6, 2015 ... This great Chinese philosopher believed in everything we ignore nowadays: tradition, institution, obedience and order. That's why he matters.


The Great Eastern Philosophers: Confucius ... However, when Confucius was 56, he and the duke fell out over the duke's ... Modern society is very egalitarian.


Jul 3, 2002 ... BCE), according to Chinese tradition, was a thinker, political figure, educator, and founder of ... interact with others, and the forms of society and government in which he should participate. ... Confucius' Political Philosophy; 4.


Aug 31, 2013 ... The philosopher Confucius (or Kongzi, c. ... Rulers and teachers, according to this view, are important models for society: a good government should rule by ... Filial piety and ancestor worship, which are old traditional Chinese ...


Mar 25, 2015 ... The Chinese philosopher still affects the lives of nearly a quarter of humanity. ... Confucius regarded the family as the cornerstone of society.


In this way, Confucianism is a philosophy of respect for the past and its ... to Confucius had likely already been in circulation in Chinese society for many years.