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  Stanislav Rykov. The Problem of Methodological Foundations of Ancient Chinese Philosophy in Modern Sinology
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Stanislav Rykov. The Problem of Methodological Foundations of Ancient Chinese Philosophy in Modern Sinology

The problem of methodology of ancient Chinese philosophy is the large complex of issues on investigating and establishing of the mechanisms of search, collation, interpretation and application of the philosophical knowledge in classical Chinese thought. The present paper makes a humble attempt to describe some main landmarks of history of it’s studying in modern Western and Russian sinology.

The author first gives a brief review of earlier conceptions, and then presents a more detailed account on the recent and the most influential theories of the two modern Russian scholars – A. Kobzev and A. Krushinsky proper.