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Religion / 8th Grade / World Religions Research: Confucianism

Kano Tan'yû, Japanese, 1602-1674. Confucius at the "Apricot Altar". mid-17th century. Artstor,

United Religions Initiative

The United Religions Initiative (URI) is an interfaith organization dedicated to understanding and peace. The URI maintains webpages with an overview of many faiths. Follow this link to get to the article about Confucianism. If you use this site, remember you will need to create your own citation following this format:

“Title of Web Page.” Title of Website, Publisher, Date published in Day Month Year format, URL.


Author’s Last name, First name. “Title of the Article or Individual Page.” Title of the Website, Name of the Publisher, Date of Publication in Day Month Year format, URL.

Middle School In Context


Middle School In Context has many different resources for you. This link will take you to reference articles about the religion you are researching. Remember that you can use the "cite" button to have your citation made for you or exported directly into NoodleTools. 



Encyclopedia Britannica - Middle School Edition

Britannica is a fantastic resource. This article is mostly about the historic origins of Confucianism. This link will take you directly to the paragraph on the modern era. Remember that Britannica will make a citation for you. Just click the checkbox at the top right of the page.