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The Shenzi FragmentsA Philosophical Analysis and Translation$
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Eirik Lang Harris

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780231177665

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: September 2017

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231177665.001.0001

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Shen Dao in the Early Chinese Intellectual Milieu

Shen Dao in the Early Chinese Intellectual Milieu

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(p.63) Shen Dao in the Early Chinese Intellectual Milieu
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The Shenzi Fragments
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Eirik Lang Harris

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Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231177665.003.0003

Works to situate Shen Dao in the early Chinese intellectual milieu and upon the philosophical landscape. The goal of this chapter is not merely to demonstrate that Shen Dao was deeply tied into the intellectual milieu of his time and addressing similar issues as his contemporaries. Rather it is to demonstrate how he actually influenced a range of early Chinese thinkers. In doing so, it focuses on Shen Dao’s place in debates about the nature and role of Heaven as well as his influence on Xunzi, Han Feizi, and the compilers of the Lüshi Chunqiu and the Huainanzi.

Keywords:   Heaven, Xunzi, Han Feizi, Lüshi Chunqiu, Huainanzi

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