Japanese philosophy

Japanese philosophy

Japanese Philosophy has historically been a fusion of both foreign and indigenous Japanese elements (such as Shinto). [ [http://www.rep.routledge.com/article/G100/ Japanese philosophy : Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Online ] ] Formerly heavily influenced by both Chinese philosophy and Indian philosophy, as with Mitogaku and Zen, much modern Japanese philosophy is now also influenced by Western Philosophy (see Kyoto School).

ee also

* Five elements
* Kokugaku
* Kyoto School
* Mitogaku
* Mono no aware
* Mottainai
* Neo-Confucianism in Japan
* Ninomiya Sontoku
* Philosopher's Walk
* Seongcheol
* Tomonobu Imamichi
* Seventeen-article constitution
* Zen


External links

[http://newton.uor.edu/Departments&Programs/AsianStudiesDept/japan-phil.html| Links to papers and resources about Japanese philosophy and religion]

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