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The source of being and non-being
Tao
The ____ of Tao is to be the basis for the interaction of yin and yang
function
_____ is without characteristics, but is the source of characteristics
Tao
_____ is the first principle of existence
Tao
______ is the active expression of Tao
Te
____ is the active living, or cultivation of Tao (the way)
Te
"the way" =______
Tao
non-action=_____
wu-wei
_______ means letting things be acomplished in a natural and sponteneous way
wu-wei(non-action)
A good example of wu-wei is ____
the driving example
Chuang Tze said that one should identify himself with the ____ of our universe
infinity
List Chaung Tzu's 4 arguments against accepting the ordinary cognitive scheme
1. relativity of distinctions
2. complementariness of opposites
3. the argument from perspectives
4. general skepticism
The Ch'eng Brothers replace the concept of __________ wit the concept of ______
great ultimate, Li
According to the Ch'eng brothers, for anything to be produced, it is necessary that there be both ________ and _________
material force (ch'i) and principle (Li)
according to the Ch'eng brothers, all thing exist due to ______________
Principle (li)
according th the ch'eng brothers, the nature of principle in humans is __________
Jen
according to Chu Hsi, what are the two natures of human beings?
Basic nature, secondary nature.
What is basic nature?
identical with supreme principles of the universe... pure goodness
secondary human nature
results from the association of principle with material stuff (ch'i), is impure and the source of evil
Mao's formost concern was improving ________________
the human condition
Mao saw communist practice as acheiving ____________
Great Harmony
according to Mao, verification of knowledge happens only when the anticipated results are acheived in the process of _______
social practice