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Confucianism and Moral Leadership

.... 378). Li was originally personified, a demigod who "pressed the earth down" while Ch'ung lifted Heaven up (Bodde 391). That construction ....

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Confucian Tradition & Early Chou Political Order

.... Bodde's discussion focuses on a mythic personification of Li as a vague demigod who "pressed the earth down" (1961, p. 391) while Ch'ung lifted Heaven up. ....

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Confucianism and Taoism

.... mistake Confucianism as a religion failing to consider that the Four Books contain no creation story, heaven or hell .... Derk Bodde, ed. New York: Free Press, 1968 ....

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