Description
GREAT MINDS OF CHINA
First segment on Confucianism, including the Analects and Menicus, will be studied with relevant commentaries, stressing implications for Chinese culture, especially in ethical and socio-political dimensions. Second segment on Taoism, lao Tzu and Chuang Tzu, will be studied with emphasis on impact on the arts and literature. Final segment on Buddhism will concentrate on representative sutras of the tradition, diamond sutra and texts from the Chan (Zen) master's.
Details
Grading Basis
LG/SNC Elective Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Geographic Region
Pmathic Ctext: Global&Cr. Cult
Asian Studies
Offering
Course
CHIN 1090
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
East Asian Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Fall