Chinese Philosophy and the Development of Compassion. Philomathia Lectures on Human Values. Chinese University of Hong Kong. May 1, 2012


Invited Lectures ; This was the inaugural lecture of a new annual lecture series. It involved two lectures for a general audience and a seminar in which scholars from different fields commented on my lectures and my responses to them. The scholars were Neil Levy, Director of Research, Oxford Centre for Neuroethics, University of Oxford/University of Melbourne; Kwong-loi Shun, Sin Wai Kin Professor of Chinese Culture, the Chinese University of Hong Kong; Edward Slingerland, Canada Research Chair in Chinese Thought and Embodied Cognition, University of British Columbia; and Richard A. shweder, William Claude Reavis Distinguished Service Professor of Human Development at the University of Chicago.

Service Performed By

  • Wong, David B.  Susan Fox Beischer and George D. Beischer Trinity College Arts and Sciences Professor of Philosophy


  • May 1, 2012

Service or Event Name

  • Philomathia Lectures on Human Values

Host Organization

  • Chinese University of Hong Kong

Location or Venue

  • Hong Kong