How did chinese dynasties use confucianism to maintain and justify their rule
Practice: State building: Rise of Chinese dynasties. Confucius and the Hundred Schools of Thought. The Philosophers of the Warring States. Practice: Philosophies of ... Confucianism triumphed over the other "Hundred Schools" during the Han Dynasty and became the official philosophy of China because it best met the administrative and philosophical needs of the imperial government.