Module 4: Finding Our Way in the World

How Will I Be Assessed?

  • Reading Quiz 3

Assigned Readings

Lectures

  • Two kinds of harmony
  • Kongzi’s “Golden Rule”
  • Ruist and Mohist interpretations of tianming 天命
  • Consequentialist ethics and fatalist ethics
  • Defining dao 道
  • Discussing paronomasia in Ruist and Daoist philosophies
  • Defining xin 心
  • Philosophical realism