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TsinghuaX: China’s Ancient Ritual Civilization | 中国古代礼义文明

Learn about China’s ancient ritual civilization and cultural traditions. 中国是传承千年的礼仪之邦,中国文化的核心是礼。本课程讲通过大量的文献材料,深入浅出地讲授中国古代礼仪文明的基本框架。

China’s Ancient Ritual Civilization | 中国古代礼义文明
10 weeks
2–3 hours per week
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About this course

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This course will tell you the reason why ritual is the core of Chinese culture, in contrast with western culture.

You will be introduced to relevant ritual classical books, which will help you to understand how people behaved in ancient China.

You will also learn about the rituals behind ancient Chinese adult rites, wedding ceremonies, sacrifice ceremonies, and more.

Join us to start your ancient Chinese ritual journey.



At a glance

  • Language: 中文
  • Video Transcripts: English, 中文
  • Associated skills: Governance

What you'll learn

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  • A basic understanding of ancient Chinese philosophers’ rich thoughts and ideas
  • An immersive exploration of the origins and characteristics of the Chinese spirit of ritual civilization

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