Neo-Confucian Studies

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This seminar examines the formation, development, and role of Neo-Confucian thought in China, Japan, and Korea. The relationship between Neo-Confucianism and other aspects of the history of East Asia is considered, and on occasion intellectual responses to Neo-Confucianism are also examined. The seminar circulates copies of papers to its members prior to meetings.

Ari Borrell

Tao Jiang
Assistant Professor of Religion, Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey

On-cho Ng
Associate Professor of History, Pennsylvania State University

Deborah Sommer
Assistant Professor of Religion, Gettysburg College

Zachary Berge-Becker

Meeting dates and locations are subject to change. Please confirm details with the seminar rapporteur.





09/30/2016 Heyman Center for the Humanities, Columbia University
3:30 PM
Experimental Philosophy and the Confucian Philosophical Tradition: A Brief History and Comparison
Hagop Sarkissian, Baruch College, The City University of New York

11/11/2016 Heyman Center for the Humanities, Columbia University
3:30 PM
Reading as a Spiritual and Bodily Exercise: The Religious Dimension of Zhu Xi
Peng Guoxiang, Peking University