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“The Chinese Lexicon,” in The Analects of Confucius, pp. 45-65 (review appropriate sections, e.g., “Xiao”)

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Complete these readings keeping the following guiding questions in mind:
“The Chinese Lexicon,” in The Analects of Confucius, pp. 45-65 (review appropriate sections, e.g., “Xiao”)
The Analects of Confucius, 1.2, 1.9, 2.7, 2.21, 3.3, 3.12, 9.5, 11.12, 17.19
Guiding Questions:
1. What does the term “xiao” mean in a Confucian context?
2. What translations of this term do the translators avoid, and why?
3. How does xiao compare/contrast with Western forms of religiosity (e.g., Christianity)?
4. What does the term “tien”/“tian” mean in a Confucian context?
5. What translations of this term do the translators avoid, and why?
6. What does xiao have to do with ren?

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