Is There Such a Thing as Chinese Philosophy? Arguments of an Implicit Debate

@article{Defoort2001IsTS,
  title={Is There Such a Thing as Chinese Philosophy? Arguments of an Implicit Debate},
  author={Carine Defoort},
  journal={Philosophy East and West},
  year={2001},
  volume={51},
  pages={393 - 413}
}
"Philosophy" is the showpiece of our university: every freshman student is required to follow a general course on philosophy. But regardless of the ways in which this course may be considered general, the fact is that attention to non-Western cultures is absent throughout. The course is not titled "General Western Philosophy," and yet philosophy is, quite simply, a Western matter. This demands no further explanation; it is taken for granted. It should come as no surprise that China starts from… 
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