The Past, Present and Future of Progressive Confucianism | Duke Kunshan University

The Past, Present and Future of Progressive Confucianism

E.g., 06/16/2021
E.g., 06/16/2021
17:30 to 18:30
IB - 1046

Stephen C. Angle is Director of the Fries Center for Global Studies, Mansfield Freeman Professor of East Asian Studies, and Professor of Philosophy at Wesleyan University. Angle specializes in Chinese Philosophy, Confucianism, Neo-Confucianism, and comparative philosophy. He is a recipient of two Fulbright grants, a Berggruen Fellowship, a Millicent C. McIntosh Fellowship, and a Chiang Ching-Kuo Postdoctoral Research Fellowship. Angle is the author of Human Rights and Chinese Thought: A Cross-Cultural Inquiry (2002; Chinese edition: 《人权与中国思想》, 2012), Sagehood: The Contemporary Significance of Neo-Confucian Philosophy (2009; Chinese edition: 《圣境:宋明理学的当代意义》, 2017), Contemporary Confucian Political Philosophy: Toward Progressive Confucianism (2012; Chinese edition: 《当代儒家政治哲学:进步儒学发凡 》, 2015), co-author (with Justin Tiwald) of Neo-Confucianism: A Philosophical Introduction (2017), and co-editor of two other volumes.