A brief article from the South China Morning Post that is relevant for anyone interested in the uses and abuses of Confucianism in the modern world: “China runs Confucian culture courses for religious leaders in bid to boost control.”
The May 2019 issue of the Journal of Chinese Religions is now online. Dessein reviews the volume, Confucianisms for a Changing World Cultural Order, edited by Ames and Hershock. The review can be found here.
Sungkyun Institute for Confucian Studies and East Asian Philosophy at the Sungkyunkwan University will host a two-day workshop “Textual sources on women in Confucianism” on 3-4 April 2020. Herewith the confirmed list of speakers:
This post expands a question I asked once in the old Discussions section. It is sometimes said that the (or a) Ruist picture of moral psychology stresses family because Ruists stress the development of moral sensibilities starting with people’s earliest … Continue reading →
Title: The Division of Educational Labour Between Confucian Education and Political Liberalism Speaker: Baldwin Wong Date: 3 May 2019 (Friday) Time: 16:00-17:30 Venue: Center for East Asian and Comparative Philosophy (Room 4433, Mong Man Wai Building) Please see here for … Continue reading →
The Centre of East-West Cultural and Economic Studies at Bond University is organizing a Confucian Conference, together with the “World Consortium of Research in Confucian Cultures” (led by Prof. Roger Ames) and Beijing Foreign Language University 北京外國語大學 (with Prof. Tián … Continue reading →
The Sungkyun Institute for Confucian Studies and East Asian Philosophy (SKKU) is delighted to announce that it will host an International Conference on the theme Confucianism, Buddhism, and Kantian Moral Theory, 6-7 September 2019 on the campus of Sunkyunkwan University, … Continue reading →
Hui, Andrew. A Theory of the Aphorism: From Confucius to Twitter. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2019. ISBN: 9780691188959. Abstract An engaging look at the aphorism, the shortest literary form, across time, languages, and cultures.
Dear colleagues, this is to inform you about the international conference “Selfhood, Otherness, and Cultivation. Phenomenology and Chinese Philosophy” (March 18-20, at National Chengchi University in Taipei). You can still register on our website which also contains many helpful information … Continue reading →