This week addressed the main teachings and origins of Daoism and Confucianism. This assignment asks you to discuss aspects of both traditions. Complete Part 1 and Part 2 below. As you work on your summaries, reflect on the teachings of each tradition. How did each of these beliefs have an impact on the societies that practice them? Provide examples to support your discussion.
Part 1: Daoism
Write a 175- to 350-word original summary of Daoism that includes a brief overview of significant events in the history of Daoism and a description of the basic origins and teachings of Daoism.
Part 2: Confucianism
Write a 175- to 350-word original summary of Confucianism that includes an explanation of how the teachings of Confucius relate to relationships and an ideal society.
Include APA-formatted citations and a references page.