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Chinese and Comparative Philosophy 中國哲學與比較哲學

Translation of Vol. 1 of Ge Zhaoguang’s Intellectual History Published

Ge Zhaoguang’s Intellectual History of China was a landmark event in Chinese scholarship, moving beyond earlier history-of-ideas or Marxist frameworks. The first volume has now been published in English translation.

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February 9, 2014 Posted by | Books of Interest, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学 | 7 comments

CFP: Confucian Secularism

Prof. Albert Welter is looking to organize an AAR panel on Confucian Secularism. Please contact him if you are interested.

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February 9, 2014 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Confucianism, Religion | 17 comments

CFP: Chinese and Indian Approaches to Cultivation

The AAR “Religions in Chinese and Indian Cultures: A Comparative Perspective” Group is looking for papers on “Cultivation and Its Consequences.” Read on for details.

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February 9, 2014 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Indian Philosophy | no comments

Three upcoming Harvard events on Chinese politics

Perhaps these events are a little distant from Chinese philosophy, but I wish I could attend!

  • A Constitution without Constitutionalism? Paths of Constitutional Developments in China
  • Dictatorship and Information: Autocratic Regime Resilience in Communist Europe and China
  • The Rights Defence (weiquan) Movement in China

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February 9, 2014 Posted by | China, Comparative Political Theory, Politics | no comments