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February 28 Friday

Professor Joseph Chan, “When the Way Doesn't Prevail: My Philosophical Reflections on the Resistance Movement in Hong Kong”

  • Friday, February 28, 2020 at 12:10PM - 1:30PM
  • SLB Room 128
  • Open To The Public
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Description

Joseph Chan is Professor in the Department of Politics and Public Administration at The University of Hong Kong and Global Scholar and Visiting Professor at Princeton University (spring semesters 2019-2021). and His recent research interests span Confucian political philosophy, comparative political theory, and contemporary Western theories of democracy, political equality and popular sovereignty. He is the author of Confucian Perfectionism: A Political Philosophy for Modern Times (Princeton, 2014) and co-edited with Melissa Williams and Doh Shin East Asian Perspectives on Political Legitimacy: Bridging the Empirical-Normative Divide (Cambridge, 2016).

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Schell Center for International Human Rights