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Frontiers of Philosophy in China 2 (3):363-378 (2007)
Feng Youlanâs Xin Shixun æ°ä¸è® (New Treatise on the Way of Life) written in the late 1930s differed from traditional moral teachings because it focused on nonmoral life lessons and how to virtuously pursue success. It advanced an interpretation of traditional virtues as life lessons for young people, so that these virtues could transform an individual life in modern society. Thereby the morals of ancient sages could transfer to the modern, individual, and morality. The problem is just how the ideals of traditional Chinese culture have adjusted themselves to modern society. Following the phrase after-virtue , this effort can be called a pursuit of after-sage
|Keywords||Chinese philosophy moral philosophy Feng Youlan Xin Shixun view of life life pursuit 中国哲学 道德哲学 冯友兰 新世训 人生观 人生追寻|
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