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

NTU’s Grad Program

Frank Perkins, acting chair of philosophy at his new academic home of Nanyang Technological University (while Chenyang Li is on leave this year), asked me to post this information about NTU’s graduate program:

The Philosophy Programme at Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) is now accepting applications for its M.A. and Ph.D. programs. We have a young and vibrant program with strengths in Chinese Philosophy, Philosophy of Science, and Moral Philosophy. NTU is one of the world’s elite universities and was ranked 13th among universities worldwide in the most recent QS World University Rankings.

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October 8, 2015 Posted by | Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Graduate study, Singapore | no comments

More on Bell’s “China Model”

Last week Daniel Bell published an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, “Troubles for the ‘China Model’: Meritocracy has worked for Beijing, but to survive, the system needs more openness.”  And you might also be interested in this review by Thomas Kelloggg, on ChinaFile.

October 8, 2015 Posted by | Book Review, China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative Political Theory | no comments