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Introduction [à la troisième partie]
Les Chinois auraient-ils une âme ?

  • Publication type: Journal article
  • Journal: Des mots aux actes
    2017, n° 6
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  • Author: Mathieu (Rémi)
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  • Abstract: Does what Western, monotheistic, and traditionally Hellenic civilization calls a “soul” correspond to what the Chinese call hun and po? That does not seem to be the case. The former has a spiritualist ­conception of this anima-psuchè, while the latter take hun-po to be a living form of matter. In the West, man possesses a single soul while the Chinese think they have the capacity to have multiple hun-po–up to ten according to Taoism.
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  • Pages: 271 to 281
  • Journal: From Words to Deeds, n° 6

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  • ISBN: 978-2-406-06256-1
  • ISSN: 2592-690X
  • DOI: 10.15122/isbn.978-2-406-06256-1.p.0271
  • Publisher: Classiques Garnier
  • Online parution: 05-29-2017
  • Periodicity: Annual
  • Language: French
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