Hakuseki

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Tokushi Yoron
... of History) is an Edo period historical analysis of Japanese history written in 1712 by Arai Hakuseki (1657-1725) ... Hakuseki's innovative effort to understand and explain the history of Japan differs significantly from previous chronologies which were created by other writers, such as Gukanshō (circa 1220) by ... Hakuseki's work avoids such easy categorization, and yet, he would have resisted being labeled non-Shinto, non-Buddhist, or non-Confucianist in his life or work ...
Giovanni Battista Sidotti - Life
... directly by Japanese politician and Confucian scholar Arai Hakuseki ... Hakuseki was impressed by Sidotti's demeanor and his level of scholarship, and developed a great deal of respect for him ... Among other things, Sidotti explained to Hakuseki that, contrary to what the Japanese believed at that time, Western missionaries were not the vanguards of Western armies ...
Sairan Igen
... Confucian philosopher, government official, and poet Arai Hakuseki (1657-1725) ... Based on knowledge that Hakuseki gained through conversations with missionary Giovanni Battista Sidotti, and referencing such works as Matteo Ricci's ...
Tokugawa Ienobu - Early Life (1662-1694)
... In 1694, a ronin, Arai Hakuseki, was appointed as personal tutor and advisor to Ienobu ... Hakuseki used to be a teacher in Edo, but was recommended by the philosopher Kinoshita Junan to become personal tutor to Ienobu and was summoned to Ienobu's Edo ... Until 1709, when Ienobu became shogun, it is thought that Hakuseki gave him 2000 lectures on the Chinese classics and Confucianism ...
Arai Hakuseki
... Arai Hakuseki (新井 白石?, March 24, 1657 – June 29, 1725) was a Confucianist, scholar-bureaucrat, academic, administrator, writer and politician in ... Hakuseki (白石) was his pen name ...