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This paper examines two interrelated aspects of the Lotus Stra and the philosophical system of Zhu Xi 朱熹 (1130-1200): their strategies of synthesis and their perspectives on ultimate truth.


Presented to the 2011 International Lotus Sutra Seminar Zushi, Japan.



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