A stream flowing through Potatso National Park (普達措國家公園), the first national park in China to meet International Union for Conservation of Nature standards (Photo by Mr. Hall)
Our structure today will be as simple and flowing as possible—perhaps in the spirit of our texts?
We will use an example from Mengzi as a way to review our last two discussions.
Mengzi's Three Moves. Anonymous drawing, China, 20th century. Photo by AKG Images
Last class we delved into Confucius from the perspective of equality. We found evidence from both sides:
With the following list of cards from last class in mind, are there other topics that you think we ought to pause on before we move on? Here were the cards:
Mengzi vs. Xunzi
Start by asking for basic clarifications on the text
Divide into two groups