with these two legendary figures and the philosophies that they created remains strong. Time of origin Approx. Views on Other Religions Confucianists see no contradiction in following more than one religion. Procedures for birth, marriage, and death were rigid and specific. The core of this religion is humanity, morality and ethics. Analects : "Not to teach a man who can be taught, is to waste a man; to teach a man who cannot be taught, is a waste of words. The essay on Confucianism and Taoism was published in English under misleading title, The Religion of China, a title which does not at all reflect Webers intentions. The philosophies of ancient China are summarized in the faces of its three most colorful characters.
Literal meaning, tao means The way, follower of Confucius. Yang,.K., "Introduction to Max Weber, translated by Hans. To have a structured society. Goal of Philosophy Social Harmony. Foremost, Confucianism is more earthly. Similar to Europe, Chinese cities were founded as forts or leader's residences and were the centers of trade and crafts. Life on the Desert8. Hundred Schools of Thought, Warring States period during which major Chinese schools of thoughts (. The Rise of Hinduism. Legend states that Confucius and Lao-tzu did in fact meet to discuss the Imperial Archives.