A good discussion of a facet of Chinese philosophy and contrast of western versus eastern philosophy. Rob and Lee do their usual excellent job.
Mencius and King Hui
Chinese Literature Podcast
Greek philosophy has the dialogues of Plato. Chinese philosophy has those of Mencius. As one half of the “Kong-Meng” 孔孟 duo (Confucius and Mencius), Mencius was more responsible than perhaps anyone in history for the spread of a kind of thought that later generations would call Confucianism. In this podcast, we talk about a famous dialogue Mencius had with a local lord on the importance of wise rule.
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