30 March 2011

The Sources of Chinese Conduct

...thinkers such as Mencius, Confucius’s leading intellectual heir, argued that humane authorities should punish immoral rulers in other states who tyrannize their people. Rulers who rely mostly on military or economic might divorced from morality, he argued, cannot achieve long-term success on the international stage.

The Sources of Chinese Conduct
Yan Xuetong


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