Cheng Hao


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(1032–85) and


Brothers who played a pivotal historical role in establishing mature Neo-Confucianism. Of the two, Cheng Hao was the more mystical and introspective; Cheng Yi emphasized extending knowledge of the world through investigation.

Subjects: Religion.

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