Chinese Philosophies
Updated: 6/4/2020
Chinese Philosophies

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  • Hi! I'm Carlos! This is my sister Sylvia, and we are hear to teach you about the Zhou Dynasty and the three Chinese Philosophies.
  • This is our home! We live right outside town, and we are actually going totravel into town today!
  • Here, we are traveling through the Zhou Dynasty. We just overthrew the Shang Dynasty, and they were given the Mandate To Heaven, so they can rule China. Soon, they wondered how best to rule China, which is how the three Chinese Philosophies came into play.
  • The Three Chinese Philosophies are Confucianism, Daoism, and Legalism. Join us are our journey as we explore the Three Chinese Philosophies.
  • We are here to honor the Emperor. He believes in Confuscianism.
  • Confucianism means that one must lead by example. One most also respect their superiors in relationships like father to son or Leader to follower.
  • We have arrived in town! The way we rule now is called Daoism, which means everyone should live a life of simplicity and harmony.
  • The emperor doesn't do much around here, because he believes the best leaders are the ones who do the least
  • The last of the Chinese Philosophies is legalism. People encouraged themselves to do things,no one else did.
  • These leaders believed that society would fail if strict laws and harsh consequences didn't exist.
  • Well, this concludes our educational Journey! The Dynasties and the Three Chinese Philosophies, are truly fascinating, and we hope you enjoyed!
  • Thank you for joining us! We hope that you were able to learn something new from todays adventure!