East by Mid-East - Studies in Cultural, Historical and Strategic Connectivities - Anchi Hoh

East by Mid-East - Studies in Cultural, Historical and Strategic Connectivities - Anchi Hoh

2. The Muslim Appropriation of Confucian Thought in Eighteenth-Century China

East by Mid-East - Studies in Cultural, Historical and Strategic Connectivities - Anchi Hoh

Sachiko Murata
State University of New York, Stony Brook

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In this chapter, the author discusses the way the Muslim appropriation of the Confucian thought, becoming the Muslim Confucians. The work of translating the Muslim teachings into Chinese was firstly achieved by Liu Shi, a Sufi author, one of many Sufi authors who were known for their ability with language and imagery.

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Murata, Sachiko. 2. The Muslim Appropriation of Confucian Thought in Eighteenth-Century China. East by Mid-East - Studies in Cultural, Historical and Strategic Connectivities. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. 15 - 24 Oct 2013. ISBN 9781845539337. https://www.equinoxpub.com/home/view-chapter/?id=21218. Date accessed: 09 Aug 2020 doi: 10.1558/equinox.21218. Oct 2013

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