Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

法家 Fǎ Jiā

Fǎ Jiā proper noun Legalist school of philosophy / Legalism
Domain: Philosophy 哲学 , Subdomain: Legalist School 法家 , Concept: School 流派
Notes: A school of philosophy in pre-Han times, including Shang Yang 商鞅 and Han Feizi 韩非子 (Idema and Haft, 1997, pp. 89-90)

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书法家兵法家, philosophical schools of the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods (770-220 BC), viz Confucians 儒家, Daoists 道家, Yin and Yang 阴阳家, Legalists 法家, Logicians 名家, Mohists 墨家, Diplomats 纵横家, Miscellaneous 杂家 , and Agriculturalists 农家 (CC-CEDICT '九流')

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Collection Document Title Occurrences
Records of the Grand Historian 《史記》 《太史公自序》 Autobiographical Afterword of the Grand Historian 2
Selections of Literary Chinese Prose Selections from Han Feizi 1
Selections of Literary Chinese Prose Selections from Mencius 1
Commentaries on the Four Books by Zhu Xi 朱熹《四書章句集注》 《告子章句下》 Commentary on Gaozi II 1