Development of Eastern Philosophy

Development of Eastern Philosophy

Thinkers on the Asian continent, like the ancient Greeks, questioned traditional wisdom.

BC in China BC 771 years. The political upheavals that lasted until 481, rather than the structure of the universe, led to the emergence of philosophical collections that produced ideas about how a fair society could be organized and how individuals could be guided and how to lead a good life. The philosophical school called “Face Thought School da also emerged in this period. The most important of these schools were Confucianism and Taoism. Both of these continued to mark Chinese philosophy until the 20th century.

There have also been influential philosophical movements in southern China. Siddhatra Gautama, later known as the Buddha all over the world, was founded in BC. It emerged as a widely recognized thinker in the 500s with its teachings spread from the north of India to the whole continent and much of South Asia.

Prepared by:  Sociologist Ömer YILDIRIM
Source:  Ömer YILDIRIM’s Personal Lecture Notes. Atatürk University Department of Sociology 1st Grade Giriş Introduction to Philosophy ”and 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade Tarihi History of Philosophy” Lecture Notes (Ömer YILDIRIM); Open Education Philosophy Textbook