China’s Political and Intellectual Foundations: From Sage Kings to Confucius
Hier kannst du der Eggheads Community deine Fragen zu diesem Kurs stellen. Auch Kursleiter können mitdiskutieren.
Du must angemeldet sein um zu antworten
- This course, the first in a comprehensive series on China, introduces you to the history, geography, and culture of the country. Time, space, and identity â enduring issues in Chinese history â are explored. Youâll study Chinaâs early dynasties to understand how physical geography impacted its inhabitants and how the many ethnicities within the country affected Chinese identity. Youâll learn about Chinaâs origins as told in ancient texts and through modern archeology. Youâll explore the first dynasties during the Chinese bronze age, the many facets of Confucianism and his Analects, and the competing schools of thought that followed. New political and moral ideas appear in Chinese culture in this period â ideas that make up the countryâs intellectual foundations and still resonate today. Join us to learn about Chinaâs origins and how early concepts in Chinese culture still matter in the 21st century.
- USD 99