Kong Zi


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Kong Zi

(ˈkʊŋ ziː)
n
(Biography) the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for Confucius
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Yet neither Kong zi nor Confucius is ever mentioned in the book When Mao passed on, his "little red book" also went away Today the Chinese government has encouraged the use of Kong zi as a philosophy for the lives and institutions of the Chinese In fact, books by Confucius are recited in public in mass groups It is truly amazing that an author would not bring out the fact that Confucian thought is the most important value in Chinese culture, including ones in and outside of so-called Communist China.
Kong Zi claims that he is a mere transmitter of China's ancient wisdom.
The Chinese philosopher Kong Zi was better known in the West as who?