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

Book Review – The Tao of Chip Kelly by Mark Saltveit

I just finished reading Mark Saltveit’s book The Tao of Chip Kelly. For anyone curious about the book, I’m posting an informal review here.

The Tao of Chip Kelly is an enjoyable read on the leadership and coaching strategies of Philadelphia Eagle’s head coach, Chip Kelly. The book presents lessons on leadership from Kelly’s coaching career, the majority of which are drawn from his four seasons at the University of Oregon. While Saltveit’s introduction claims the book is aimed towards management strategy, the book is accessible to anyone and potentially of interest to anyone interested in team strategies, football, or contemporary applications of ideas drawn from Laozi or Zhuangzi. Continue reading “Book Review – The Tao of Chip Kelly by Mark Saltveit”

February 10, 2014 Posted by | Book Review, Books of Interest, Daoism, Taoism | 8 comments

New issue of Modern China on Political Legitimacy

Modern China

Special Issue: The Basis for the Legitimacy of the Chinese Political
System:        Whence and Whither? Dialogues among Western and Chinese
Scholars, VII
March 2014; Vol. 40, No. 2
http://mcx.sagepub.com/content/40/2?etoc

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February 10, 2014 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Comparative Political Theory, Politics | no comments