Stoicism and Confucianism: a comparison

(First entrance gate of the Temple of Confucius in Zhenhai, Wikipedia)

As I mentioned before, with my friends and colleagues Skye Cleary and Dan Kaufman, I recently co-edited How to Live a Good Life: A Guide to Choosing Your Personal Philosophy. It seems like a good opportunity to make some constructive comparisons between my chosen philosophy of life, Stoicism, and some of the 15 other traditions presented in the book. Last time I explored the convergence, as well as the differences…