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International Journal of Frontiers in Sociology, 2023, 5(6); doi: 10.25236/IJFS.2023.050602.

On Ye Shi's Ontological Interpretation of Confucian


Lichong Chen

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Lichong Chen

China Jiliang University, Zhejiang, Hangzhou, 310018, China


Based on Ye Shi's thought of Confucian, this paper firstly discusses the theory of Confucian from the perspective of academic development.The development is combed. Secondly, the philosophical basis of Ye's unified view is mainly manifested in the following two aspects: first, Ye Shi elaborated from the Angle of ontology. Ye Shi's Confucian was meant to be a return to Confucius' "consistent Confucian". It involves philosophical speculation on "one" and "many". In addition, Ye Shi distinguishes Confucian as having religious mystery.The heavenly way of color and the humanity which embodies the rational spirit oppose the mystery as the transcendental basis of humanity.It is the Confucian spirit of governance through history to understand and grasp.


Ye Shi; Confucian; Confucian orthodoxy

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Lichong Chen. On Ye Shi's Ontological Interpretation of Confucian. International Journal of Frontiers in Sociology (2023), Vol. 5, Issue 6: 5-8. https://doi.org/10.25236/IJFS.2023.050602.


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