格物致知 gé wù zhì zhī
With equal passion I have sought knowledge.
He expounded his epistemology and methodology through exploring things to acquire knowledge.
So he adjusted the “university” text, and made a Gewuzhizhi explained.
He said the original Gewuzhizhi by the text of the interpretation essence of the interpretation and twisting the screw from.
In his view, Chuan Chuan Gewuzhizhi in the ancient text on this, there are only minor and Jane wrong.
While on the Hill cordata Gewuzhizhi and fully discussed, but still not enough clarity.
“Knowledge and Purpose” is the important concepts of traditional culture and the theory of knowledge, and was attached most importance by all previous dynasties scholars.
XinXing theory, discussing the relation between Xin and Xing, the relation between Renxin and Daoxin, Gewuzhizhi;
With a number of senior scholar, Ji-shan of the “university” “Gewuzhizhi” extremely concerned about the whereabouts of the mass.
For their original ideas into the “University”, he Gewuzhizhi made on the substantive explanation.
Cordata Gewuzhizhi Hill will be broken down into text that the essence of the interpretation and explanation will help clarify the sequence of ideas.
” Stressed that “line” in the understanding of the role of the “ge wu zhi zhi “and “grid” release “Hands Georgia beast” and “grid.
The academic atmosphere in the Jin-Yuan dynasties was liberal and pragmatic due to the challenge of alien ethnic groups in political and mental provinces.
Both the Brothers Cheng and Zhu Xi advocated the principle of “From Object-observing to Knowledge” which was one of the best achievements of China epistemology in Confucianism.
The debate, between Xiong Shili and Mou Zongsan, on how to paraphrase the meaning of “investigation of things and extension of knowledge”, represented two ways of annotating Chinese classics.
Its failure, as an epitome of the whole tragedy of Cheng-Zhu New Confucianism, was significant to grasp the reasons of the backward development of China ancient science.
Judged from its structure, Learn form Yangzi is an educational thesis, in which most of Chen Yi’s education thoughts are displayed clearly and completely.