The Department of Political Science, in collaboration with the Department of East Asian Studies and the Centre for Ethics, presents a visiting lecture: “Whither Chinese Political Philosophy? The Role of Mainland New Confucianism”, by Professor Stephen C. Angle from Wesleyan University.
Stephen C. Angle is the Mansfield Freeman Professor of East Asian Studies and Professor of Philosophy at Wesleyan University. He is the author of Contemporary Confucian Political Philosophy: Toward Progressive Confucianism (2012) and author or editor of numerous other writings on contemporary Confucian thought, the history of Chinese thought, comparative human rights, and the practice of comparative philosophy, several of which have been translated into Mandarin.
The lecture will be held on Friday, November 17, 2017 at 12 pm, in the Centre for Ethics Seminar Room (Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Place, Room 200).
Lunch will be served.