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This edition: Far East Religions

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Episode Details

Explores the relationship between the ethical and social dimensions as demonstrated by East Asian religions. Included in this study are the religions of Confucianism, Taoism, Buddhism, Japanese Shintoism, and a mixture of ancient folk religious practices that dates back to prehistoric times. This class investigates the six dimensions of Chinese religion, the ethical and social dimensions of Confucianism, the "radical" quest for balance and ethical harmony in Taoism, and the difference between Eastern and Western religious/spiritual perspectives.