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

CFP: The Future of Whole Person Education in East Asian Higher Education

Invitation for proposal (abstract) submission for the conference on “The Future of Whole Person Education in East Asian Higher Education: Its Philosophy and Endeavour from Within and Abroad,” 2019

With the support of generous donation from Tin Ka Ping Foundation, the Department of Religion and Philosophy and the Centre for Sino-Christian Studies at Hong Kong Baptist University are going to organize a conference on the theme “The Future of Whole Person Education in East Asian Higher Education: Its Philosophy and Endeavour from Within and Abroad”, to be held at Hong Kong Baptist University on Friday and Saturday, September 27-28, 2019. The conference is organized to pay tribute to the late Dr. Tin Ka Ping, a renowned education benefactor in the Greater China Region. The Foundation has provided funds to more than 90 tertiary institutions, 166 secondary schools, more than 40 primary schools and kindergartens, and over 1,650 suburban libraries across 34 provinces, municipalities and autonomous regions in the mainland China. In Hong Kong, more than 20 primary and secondary schools, kindergartens and elderly and youth care centers are named after Dr. Tin. We anticipate that the conference will share the vision of the importance of moral education and develop a culture of service and virtue cultivation in Chinese and East Asian Societies.

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January 10, 2019 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Education Models, Hong Kong | no comments

Workshop Announcement: Chinese Philosophy: Body, Agency, Praxis

Chinese Philosophy: Body, Agency, Praxis
Gettysburg College, Lyceum
Friday, February 8, 2019, 9-6PM
Contact: Mercedes Valmisa at mvalmisa@gettysburg.edu

Speakers:
Jane Geaney, “Embodied Knowledge and Sensory Guessing in Early Chinese Texts”
Sarah Mattice, “Embodying Cultural Change: From #MeToo to Ritual Propriety”
Bongrae Seok, “The Body and Moral Cultivation in Confucian Music”
Romain Graziani, “Against the Gain. Rival Visions of Profit, Labor, and Time in Early Chinese History”

The flyer is available here.

January 10, 2019 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Conference | no comments

New Book: Slingerland, Mind and Body in Early China

Oxford has published Edward Slingerland, Mind and Body in Early China: Beyond Orientalism and the Myth of Holism. More information is here or below.

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December 30, 2018 Posted by | Books of Interest, China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy | no comments

New Book: Bergeton, The Emergence of Civilizational Consciousness in Early China

Routledge has recently published Uffe Bergeton, The Emergence of Civilizational Consciousness in Early China: History Word by Word. More information can be found here or below.

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December 29, 2018 Posted by | Books of Interest, China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学 | no comments

CFP: India-China comparative “Mind and Consciousness” and “Ritual Theory”

The co-chairs of the AAR’s Indian and Chinese Religions Compared unit have distributed the following CFP:

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December 28, 2018 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy | no comments

Job opportunity at UC Berkeley

As far as I can tell, Berkeley is still looking for potential candidates for short-term lecturer positions in “Chinese Religious Traditions”…

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December 28, 2018 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Job Opening, Religion | no comments

CFP: Consciousness and Fundamental Reality: Lessons from East Asian Philosophy

CFP: Consciousness and Fundamental Reality: Lessons from East Asian Philosophy

June 11-13, 2019

Venue: Department of Philosophy, Sun Yat-Sen University, Zhuhai, China

Topic areas:

• Philosophy of Mind and consciousness studies

• East Asian and comparative philosophy

• Metaphysics

• History of philosophy

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December 21, 2018 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy | no comments

CFP Joint East Asian Studies Conference

Joint East Asian Studies Conference University of Edinburgh 4 – 6 September 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS:

We are pleased to announce that the triennial Joint East Asian Studies Conference (JEASC) will be held at the University of Edinburgh from 4 to 6 September 2019.

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December 21, 2018 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学 | no comments

Job in philosophy at Yuelu Academy (Hunan University)

Yuelu Academy (Hunan University) has announced a position in philosophy (including Chinese philosophy); see here.

December 21, 2018 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Job Opening | no comments

CFP: Young Scholars’ Forum in Chinese Studies

This Forum covers airfare and lodging for accepted scholars, and explicitly includes philosophy among the areas of interest (see below).

中國文化研究青年學者論壇 Young Scholars’ Forum in Chinese Studies 2019

May 23 – 25, 2019

論文徵集 Call for Paper Proposals

Co-organized by Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Asia-Pacific Centre for Chinese Studies and Institute of Chinese Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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December 8, 2018 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Hong Kong | no comments

Berggruen Institute Announces 2018-2019 Class of Fellows in U.S. and China

See here; the group includes three Chinese scholars: Zhao Tingyang (Chinese Academy of Social Sciences), Gan Chunsong (Peking University), and Zeng Yi (Deputy Director at the Research Center for Brain-inspired Intelligence, Chinese Academy of Sciences).

December 4, 2018 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学 | no comments

CFP: Stanford-Berkeley Grad Student Conference on Pre-Modern Chinese Humanities

Call for Papers: Stanford-Berkeley Grad Student Conference on Pre-Modern Chinese Humanities

April 5-6, 2019, Institute for East Asian Studies, University of California, Berkeley

Application deadline: Dec 2, 2018 (see below)

Initiated in 2014, the annual Stanford-Berkeley Graduate Student Conference on Pre-modern Chinese Humanities brings together graduate students from around the country and around the world who specialize in the pre-modern period to discuss innovative research on China.

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November 25, 2018 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学 | no comments

CFP: Spiritual Humanism/Tu Weiming Symposium and Book

The Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University invites submissions to the “PKU 2019 SPIRITUAL HUMANISM SYMPOSIUM–A Book Project in Honor of Professor Tu Weiming On the Occasion of His 80th Birthday.” The deadline is 31 May 2019; details are here.

November 24, 2018 Posted by | Call for Papers (CFP), China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy | one comment

HK/CEACOP Seminar: Ci, “The Rise of China”

Jiwei Ci (HKU) will give a lecture at City University of Hong Kong, sponsored by the Center for East Asian andComparative Philosophy, titled “The Rise of China: Outline of a Philosophically Informed Interpretation” on 3 December 2018, 16:00-17:30. More details are here.

November 16, 2018 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Lecture, Politics | no comments

ToC: FPC 13:3

The latest issue of Frontiers of Philosophy in China has been published:

【Current Issue: Vol.13, No.3, 2018】

Available at: http://journal.hep.com.cn/fpc

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November 2, 2018 Posted by | China, Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Philosophy of Mind, Tables of Contents | no comments

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