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

Dao Article Discussion: Curzer on Harris

The latest in our series of discussion pieces on recent articles published in Dao, here we have Howard Curzer (Texas Tech), an Aristotle sepcialist who has also developed an interest in early Confucianism, commenting on Thorian Harris’s essay. For Harris’s piece, click here

“ARISTOTLE AND CONFUCIUS ON THE SOCIOECONOMICS OF SHAME”

BY THORIAN HARRIS, COMMENT BY HOWARD J. CURZER

CONVERGENCE

Harris begins by combining and fleshing out Aristotle’s scattered, elliptical remarks about the sense of shame in an admirably charitable and plausible way….

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September 18, 2014 Posted by | Chinese philosophy - 中國哲學 - 中国哲学, Comparative philosophy, Dao Article Discussion, Situationism | 13 comments

PEA Soup Discussion of Slingerland on Situationism and Confucian Ethics

The excellent ethics blog PEA Soup hosts a public discussion of one article per issue of Ethics, and starting March 30 the discussion will feature Ted Slingerland’s “The Situationist Critique and Early Confucian Virtue Ethics,” which is now freely available (as part of an arrangement between the blog and Ethics). Double-congratulations to Ted (for the essay in Ethics, and for it being chosen for this discussion)!

UPDATE: the actual url for the discussion is here.

March 28, 2011 Posted by | Comparative philosophy, Confucianism, Psychology, Situationism, Virtue | one comment