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The Modern World and Confucianism

Analyze the interactions between the modern world and Confucianism.

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The interactions between the modern world and Confucianism are becoming more and more noticeable, as the modern world becomes more focused on a knowledge-based economic paradigm, and increasing knowledge is one of the major tenets of Confucianism. One of the core rationales of Confucianism, is that all individuals have the capacity to be improve through the accumulation of knowledge, and this accumulation of knowledge will usually lead to these individuals becoming better individuals, and more importantly better citizens. The modern world is utilizing this concept in the educational philosophies of many nations around the world, due to the fact that many of these nations are making concerted efforts to ensure that all of the citizens of these nations have access to educational ...