November 25th and 26th, the sixth session of the forth Unirule Master Thoughts Class was held in Beijing. A total of over 20 participants gathered from all around China for this session.
On the morning of 25th, Professor ZHENG Yefu gave a lecture on “Fallacies of Education”. Professor ZHENG started with criticism of the current education concepts and institution. He thought the purpose of education was capacity instead of knowledge, and the moral education can only be done by act instead of words.
In the afternoon, Professor HE Guanghu gave a lecture on “Religion and World Civilization”. He gave a systematic introduction to religions and civilizations and an extensive illustration on the impact of religion on modern civilization.
Professor MAO Yushi joined the participants for tea in the evening. Professor MAO shared his life experience, opinions on history and life, which enriched the experience of the participants.
On the morning of 26th, Professor XU Zhangrun gave a lecture on “The Burden of Empires and the Global System”. He shared his analysis of the history of empires, the imperialist tendency of modern countries, and his views on globalization.
In the afternoon, Professor YANG Tianshi gave a lecture on “The Shift of Thoughts of JIANG Jieshi in Taiwan and His Reforms”. He introduced JIANG Jieshi’s reflection on the failure of land reforms in mainland China, and the thought liberation movement he failed to undertake.