Modern Chinese Philosophy

Edited by John Makeham, La Trobe University

Series Type: 
Series
ISSN: 
1875-9386
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By Chen Guying, Peking University
Translated by Hans-Georg Moeller, University of Macau
Edited by David Jones, Kennesaw State University and Sarah Flavel, Bath Spa University

In The Humanist Spirit of Daoism, the eminent Chinese thinker Chen Guying presents his understanding of the significance of Daoist philosophy. He conceives of Daoism as a deeply humanist way of thinking that can give rise to contemporary socio-political critiques.
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004361973
Expected: 
April 2018
€138,00
$166.00

Guo Qiyong, Wuhan University
Translated by Paul J. D'Ambrosio, East China Normal University

Guo Qiyong’s edited volume offers a detailed look at research on Chinese philosophy published in Chinese from 1949-2009. The chapters in this volume are broken down into either the major themes or time periods in the history of Chinese philosophy.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004360501
Expected: 
March 2018
€226,00
$260.00

Thomas Fröhlich, University of Hamburg

In Tang Junyi: Confucian Philosophy and the Challenge of Modernity, Thomas Fröhlich examines Tang Junyi’s philosophical oeuvre which stands as one of the most ambitious Chinese projects to come to terms with modernity in 20th century.
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004330146
E-ISBN: 
9789004330139
Publication date: 
April 2017
€132,00
$152.00

Edited by Mathew A. Foust, Central Connecticut State University, and Sor-hoon Tan, National University of Singapore.

This collection contributes to current debates and explores new topics of engagement between Feminism and Confucius’s teachings, variously interpreted. Besides care ethics and role ethics, questions of gender oppression and education, it includes essays on epistemology and environmental ethics.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004332102
E-ISBN: 
9789004332119
Publication date: 
October 2016
€127,00
$147.00

Ady Van den Stock, Independent Scholar

The Horizon of Modernity provides a historicized account of New Confucian philosophy in relation to the contemporary revival of Confucianism and explores the nexus between subjectivity and social structure in the works of Mou Zongsan, Tang Junyi, and Xiong Shili.
Series: 
Volume: 
11
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301092
E-ISBN: 
9789004301108
Publication date: 
June 2016
€140,00
$168.00

Yang Guorong, East China Normal University. Translated by Paul D'Ambrosio, East China Normal University and Sarah Flavel, Bath Spa University.

In On Human Action and Practical Wisdom, Yang Guorong offers a description of wisdom and action based on his “concrete metaphysics.” Yang attempts to go beyond the excessively linguistic, logical, and abstract focus found in the American analytic tradition.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004321779
E-ISBN: 
9789004321786
Publication date: 
May 2016
€104,00
$125.00

Xiaoqing Diana Lin, Indiana University Northwest

This is an intellectual biography of Feng Youlan [Fung Yu-lan] (1895-1990). It explores Feng’s work and the trajectory of changes in Feng’s philosophical outlook against the social and political contexts of Feng’s life from the 1920s to 1990.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301290
E-ISBN: 
9789004301306
Publication date: 
February 2016
€104,00
$135.00

King Pong Chiu, Chi Lin Nunnery 志蓮淨苑

In Thomé H. Fang, Tang Junyi and Huayan Thought, King Pong Chiu discusses Thomé H. Fang and Tang Junyi, two important Confucian thinkers in twentieth-century China, who appropriated Huayan thought to develop a response to the challenges of ‘scientism’.
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004313873
E-ISBN: 
9789004313880
Publication date: 
March 2016
€110,00
$142.00

Translated and edited by Jason Clower, California State University, Chico

In Late Works of Mou Zongsan, this influential Chinese philosopher speaks on the future of Chinese culture, the achievements of Confucianism, the place of Buddhism and Daoism in Chinese philosophy, and the possibility of partnership between Chinese and Western thought.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004278899
E-ISBN: 
9789004278905
Publication date: 
June 2014
€122,00
$145.00

Yvonne Schulz Zinda

This is both a work-immanent analysis of Lun dao, and an introduction to Jin’s thought. It begins with the problem of induction, which is the study’s central theme, and proceeds to outline Jin’s ontological response. In addition, it also considers his epistemological response to the problem.
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176669
E-ISBN: 
9789047430100
Publication date: 
February 2012
€114,00
$139.00

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