Sunday, November 24, 2019

And People Say Philosophy Is Irrelevant


  1. Arguably they articulate the position of one of the four classical schools of Chinese philosophy, Legalism, articulated by Han Fei Tzu. I wrote a paper about it in college. (The rulers of the Chin dynasty, who followed the Legalists, ordered all other writing of the other schools destroyed. Happily they didn't quite succeed with Confucius, Lao Tzu, Mo Tzu, et al.)

    1. My favorite part of comments here is what l learn from them. Many thanks for the scholarship! (The reference to Foucault was a bit glib , frankly.)