Category Archives: Comparative philosophy

Deadline extended for ACPA Eastern APA CFP

Call for Papers and Abstracts:  ACPA at 2020 Eastern APA (Philadelphia, Jan 8 – 11, 2020)

Submission deadline:  June  22, 2019

Association of Chinese Philosophers in America (ACPA) group session at the 2020 Eastern Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association (APA).

January 8 – 11 (Wed to Sat) (2020) Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel, Philadelphia PA.

Description:  We welcome scholars to submit proposals for individual papers to be considered for inclusion on a single ACPA group session at the 2020 APA Eastern Division Meeting.  (Please note: because of the limited availability of ACPA session in Eastern APAs, we are only considering proposals for individual paper presentations for Eastern APA 2020, not proposals for a complete panel.)

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APA Newsletter on Asian and Asian-American Philosophers and Philosophies

APA Newsletter on Asian and Asian-American Philosophers and Philosophies
From the Guest Editor
“Buddhist Philosophy Worldwide: Perspectives and Programs,” Rafal Stepien
Submission Guidelines and Information
Articles
“Buddhist Philosophy in Australian Universities,” John Powers and Leesa S. Davis
“Buddhist Philosophy, and Eastern Philosophy in General, in Israel and Palestine,” Roy Tzohar
“Buddhist Philosophy in the Kathmandu Valley,” Karin Meyers
“Buddhist Philosophy in Poland: Legacy and Prospects,” Jakub Zamorski
“Study of Buddhist Philosophy in Sri Lanka,” Asanga Tilakaratne
“Buddhist Philosophy in Two Japanese Cross-Philosophical Approaches,” Shinya Moriyama
“Sanskrit-based Buddhist Philosophy in China Today,” He Huanhuan
“Teaching Buddhism as Philosophy,” Zhihua Yao
“Preserving the Four Noble Truths at the Heart of Buddhist Pedagogy,” Joseph McClellan
“Sailing against the Current: The Buddha, Buddhism, and Methodology,” Hari Shankar Prasad

CFP: [ISCWP] Call for Proposals/Volunteers, APA-Central Meeting, Feb 26-29, 2020

The ISCWP plans to organize one panel for the 2020 APA-Central Meeting (Chicago, IL, Feb 26-29, 202o). We invite proposals of panels or papers that promote in-depth engagement between Chinese and Western philosophy. Proposals focused exclusively on only one of Chinese or Western philosophy will not be considered.

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Symposium on and Review of Ing, The Vulnerability of Integrity

Here is a link to the online-first publication of a symposium on Michael Ing’s The Vulnerability of Integrity in Early Confucian Thought (the print issue is due out in July in Res Philosophica): 

https://www.pdcnet.org/resphilosophica/onlinefirst

Here is a link to Julianne Chung’s review of the book in Mind:

https://academic.oup.com/mind/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/mind/fzz010/5456845

Thanks for sharing these with me, Julianne!

Journal Special Issue on Confucianism and Gay Marriage

The International Journal of Chinese & Comparative Philosophy of Medicine, issue 16:2 (2018), is devoted to a discussion of the ethics and legality of gay marriage, especially as it pertains to Chinese societies and as it relates to Confucianism. All the articles of this on-line, Chinese-language (though with English abstracts) journal are freely available here, and many of them are also posted on the Confucian Web (儒家网) here (an article by Zhang Xianglong and responses thereto) and here (an article by Fang Xudong and responses thereto). I also paste the table of contents below.

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CFP: 12th East-West Philosophers’ Conference (May 2020)

Call for Proposals

Walls: Thinking Through Insularity

12th East-West Philosophers’ Conference

May 22-29, 2020

The 12th East/West Philosopher’s Conference will be dedicated to the topic of walls. While walls can be physical, they can also be psychological, social, political, economic, and ontological. Understood metaphorically, walls are any real or virtual barrier to the uninhibited flow of people, products, affects, and ideas.

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CFP: ISCP at the 2020 APA Eastern (on January 8-11 in Philadelphia)

CFP for ISCP at the 2020 APA Eastern

Deadline: June 28, 2019

The International Society for Chinese Philosophy (ISCP) plans to host two-panel sessions at the 2020 Eastern Division Meeting of American Philosophical Association (APA) on January 8-11 in Philadelphia, PA.

Submissions focusing on any area of Chinese or Comparative philosophy are welcomed.

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CFP: ISCWP Call for Proposals & Volunteers, 2020 APA-Eastern Meeting

The ISCWP plans to organize one or two panels for the 2020 APA-Eastern Meeting (Philadelphia, PA, Jan 8-11, 202o). We invite proposals of panels or papers that promote in-depth engagement between Chinese and Western philosophy. Proposals focused exclusively on only one of Chinese or Western philosophy will not be considered.

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