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KNOWLEDGE PAINFULLY ACQUIRED: The K’un-chih by Lo Chiin-shun

Lo Ch'in-shun; Transl ed by Irene Bloom
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Seminal work in Chinese intellectual history; 16th c Ming China philosopher. Instrumental in spreading Neo-Confucian way to the modern world. Lo Ch’in-shun (1465-1547) was virtually the first Chinese thinker to make strong steps towards a modern understanding of the world, and Prof. Bloom places Lo’s achievements in terms that Western philosophers can understand without violating the original, Chinese sense of his thought. pp.ix, 226

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AuthorLo Ch'in-shun; Transl ed by Irene Bloom
Number of pagespp.ix, 226
PublisherColumbia University Press
Year Published1987
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