PHI 205 - Philosophies and Religions of East Asia

Description
This course offers an overview of classical East Asian philosophies and religions. This course will aim to contextualize the three major religious traditions of northeast Asia: Confucianism, Daoism, and Buddhism, within a philosophical-cultural common sense view that seeks religious meaning and values within constantly changing webs of relationality. This course offers students an alternative to Western perspectives. The discussion topics include, but are not limited to, Yijing, Dao De Jing, Yin-Yang, Zen Buddhism, Donghak, Korean Shamanism, Shinto, East-Asian Arts and Medicine, etc.
Credits
3
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020, Spring 2019, Spring 2018
Offered
TuTh, MWF
Avg. Class Size
35
Avg. Sections
1