Chinese Schools of Thought

by Garrett Tempesco

Cunfucianism

Respect for parents, respect for elders. Education is important. Human nature is not evil, but good.

Legalism

Strict laws and harsh punishment. the nature of man is evil, his goodness is acquired.

Taoism

Rule the least. Only the best rulers dont rule at all. to be happy they live a simple life, practice humble nature, and live in harmony with nature.

Buddhism

 Buddhist stupas became important cultural centers. Meditation is important to find there peace. Monistaries ended up becoming the learning centers.