Proceedings of the XXII World Congress of Philosophy

Volume 49, 2008

Philosophy of Values

Ying jian Jia
Pages 39-42

On the Post-traditional Perspective of Culture and Modern Value of Chinese Traditional Culture

Though the globalization of economics has provided us a posttraditional perspective to understand the traditional culture, it doesn’t mean that tradition has lost its special value of existence. In order to interpret Chinese traditional culture on the background of globalization, we need to re-identify its value properly to realize the combination of traditional spirit and modern idea, and then we could make the modern transformation of Chinese traditional culture possible. During the process of traditional culture’s modern transformation, the most important thing is to make the choice of seeking advantages and avoiding disadvantages.