Confucius - Master of Philosophy and Fortune Cookies! l HISTORY OF CHINA

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Published on Nov 30, 2017
Confucius is probably the best known Chinese philosopher of all times. Although he developed his theories about 2500 years ago, his ancient ideas of morality can still be applied today. He taught his philosophies of confucianism at his "School of Ru". Little is known about his life and biography but his maxims have survived and to this days are practised in the religion of Confucianism. His so-called five constants, made up of humanity, tradition, rectitude, scrupulousness and knowledge should help humanity become content and make the best out of their worldliness. All about Master Kung in this episode of IT'S HISTORY.

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Bauer, Wolfgang (2001): Geschichte der chinesischen Philosophie. Konfuzianismus, Daoismus, Buddhismus, herausgegeben von Hans van Ess, C.H. Beck, München.
Gu, Xuewu (2008): Konfuzius zur Einführung, Junius, Hamburg.
Zotz, Volker (2000): Konfuzius, Rowohlt, Reinbek.

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Presented by: Guy Kiddey
Script by: Julia Korbik, Markus Linke
Translated by: Guy Kiddey
Directed by: Daniel Czepelczauer
Director of Photography: Markus Kretzschmar
Music: Markus Kretzschmar
Sound Design: Bojan Novic
Editing: Markus Kretzschmar

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