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“Swarthmore is very yang – it needs more yin. People are not busy getting dumb.” – Steven Hopkins
This is the second of my series of Through the Lens (TTL), I posted my first one a while ago talking about how one could essentially create creativity called… 1,532 more words
This month, Cambridge University Press releases “Japanese Confucianism: A Cultural History” by Kiri Paramore (Leiden University). The publisher’s description follows:
For more than 1500 years, Confucianism has played a major role in shaping Japan’s history – from the formation of the first Japanese states during the first millennium AD, to Japan’s modernization in the nineteenth century, to World War II and its still unresolved legacies across East Asia today. 96 more words
China’s rapid economic growth may be related to its Confucian thinking, research finds.
Why has China been able to maintain a high-speed economic development during the past decades with the GDP growth rate higher than 7.4% since 1991? 1,124 more words