THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

Wine in ethic and philosophical system of Confucianism

2015. №1, pp. 256-266

Song Jie  - Lecturer of the Department of Russian Language, Hainan State University branch in Danchzhou, Narodnyy av., Haydyandao Island, Meilan District, Haikou, Hainan Province, 570228, China, caomengde@list.ru.ru

Along with music, wine and wine drinking in Confucian philosophy was built into the general system of rules and rituals and used as "an external method" of self-improvement and for the creation of social space. For Confucianism joint wine drinking - public and ritualized - was an important way of designing of society and the whole Universe.

Key words: Конфуций, конфуцианство, алкогольные напитки, ритуал, винопитие, самосовершенствование, социальное пространство, «благородный муж», династия Шан, династия Западное Чжоу, жертвоприношение, Confucius, Confucianism, alcoholic beverages, ritual, wine drinking, self-improvement, social space, "the noble man", dynasty of Shang, dynasty of Western Zhou, sacrificial rites

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