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Conference « 20th Century East Asian Philosophies – Intercultural Entanglements & Original Contributions »

with Ching Yuen Cheung, Chinese University of Hong Kong & Eric S. Nelson, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

This conference aims at providing a platform for scholars in the field of East Asian Studies and intercultural/comparative/world philosophies to achieve two interrelated objectives: (1) to discuss cross-cultural frameworks of thinking in the works of the 20th Century East Asian philosophers and (2) to shed some light on their original contributions (through their comparative/intercultural thinking) in the wider context of philosophy. Papers on any aspect of the contemporary East Asian philosophies are welcomed.

Topic areas

  • Metaphysics and Epistemology
  • Asian Philosophy
  • Continental Philosophy
  • Science, Logic, and Mathematics
  • Value Theory

Detailed Program

Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th May 2019

Salle de réception
Maison des Sciences Humaines

Bâtiment R – 3e Niveau
Avenue Antoine Depage 1
1050 Bruxelles

Contacts: Pierre.Bonneels@ulb.ac.be & takeshi.morisato@ulb.ac.be