The Authority and Construction of the Confucian Classics Hermeneuticst

Liqin LI


Confucian Classics, The Thirteen Ching, have been regarded as Canon in the traditional Chinese hermeneutics. Confucian scholars’ultimate telos is to understand the significance of Confucian Classics. The Confucian Classics hermeneutics, which is related to Confucian scholars’ultimate concern, has not been served entirely as the theory of the art of interpretation but the ontological hermeneutics from the beginning.However, it is the interpretation that has given and established its authority. And, it requires a hermeneutical reflection of some sophistication to discover how it is possible to acquire and regain its scholarly legitimacy in Chinese history. The Confucian Classics had been understood and interpreted in a different way by Confucian scholars, in fact, it is a kind of transmission and sharing of a unified belief in Confucian Tao and Sheng. It is necessary to interpret the continuity of meaning or the break in some given stages in the course of construction of the Chinese Classics hermeneutics, in which the interpretation systematicity has been established as well.

Key words: Classics; Authority; Confucian Classics Hermeneutics; Interpretation; Understanding

Résumé: Les confucéens classiques, le Yi King Treize, ont été considérés comme Canon dans l’herméneutique traditionnelle chinoise confucéenne scholars’ultimate telos est de comprendre la signification de Classiques confucéens Le herméneutique confucéenne Classics, qui est liée à confucéenne préoccupation scholars’ultimate, a pas été entièrement desservi que la théorie de l’art de l’interprétation, mais l’herméneutique ontologique de la beginning.However, c’est l’interprétation qui a donné et a établi son autorité. et, il nécessite une réflexion herméneutique de certaine sophistication de découvrir comment il est possible d’acquérir et de retrouver sa légitimité scientifique dans l’histoire chinoise. Les Classiques confucéens ont été comprises et interprétées d’une manière différente par les lettrés confucéens, en fait, il est une sorte de transmission et le partage d’une croyance unifiée dans confucéenne Tao et Sheng. il est nécessaire d’interpréter la continuité de signification ou de la rupture dans certains stades donnés dans le cadre de la construction de la Chine herméneutique Classics, dans lequel la systématicité interprétation a été créé ainsi.

Mots clés: Classiques, l’Autorité, Les Confucéens classques, Herméneutique; Interprétation, La Compréhension


Classics; Authority; Confucian Classics Hermeneutics; Interpretation; Understanding



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