The John Templeton Foundation is inaugurating a new fellowship program: Academic Cross-Training (ACT). The ACT Fellowship program is intended to equip recently tenured philosophers and theologians with the skills and knowledge needed to study Big Questions that require substantive and high-level engagement with empirical science. In addition to the website linked above, see also this flyer.
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- Steve Angle on The Progressive Confucian Web
- Kai Marchal on The Progressive Confucian Web
- Paul R. Goldin on TOC: Journal of Chinese Humanities issue on Political Meritocracy in China
- Steve Angle on CFP: 5th Rutgers Workshop in Chinese Philosophy
- Joseph Harroff on CFP: 5th Rutgers Workshop in Chinese Philosophy
- Federico Mina on Videos of Autumnal Sacrifice to Confucius (from 1998)
- Paul R. Goldin on New entry on Xunzi in the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
- David Gordon on NYT on C. C. Tsai’s Comics / Bruya’s Translations available from PUP
- Joseph Harroff on Teaching The Yi Jing (I Ching) in a Course on Neo-Confucianism
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