Description
GREAT MINDS OF CHINA
First segment on Confucianism, including the Analects and Menicus, will be studied with relevant commentaries, stressing implications for chinese cultre, especially in ethical and socio-political dimensions. Second segment on Taoism, Lao Tzu and Chuang Tzu, will be studied with emphasis on im pact 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
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
CHIN 2090
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
East Asian Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring