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By Stephen R. Palmquist

Authors from world wide unite with the intention to domesticate discussion among Asian and Western philosophy. The papers forge a brand new, East-West comparative course normally variety of matters in Kant reviews. the idea that of personhood, an important for either traditions, serves as a springboard to handle concerns reminiscent of wisdom acquisition and schooling, ethics and self-identity, religious/political neighborhood development, and cross-cultural knowing. Edited via Stephen Palmquist, founding father of the Hong Kong Philosophy Café and popular for either his Kant services and his devotion to fostering philosophical discussion, the publication offers chosen and remodeled papers from the 1st ever Kant Congress in Hong Kong, held in could 2009.Among others the members are Patricia Kitcher (New York urban, USA), Günther Wohlfahrt (Wuppertal, Germany), Cheng Chung-ying (Hawaii, USA), Sammy Xie Xia-ling (Shanghai, China), Lau Chong-fuk (Hong Kong), Anita Ho (Vancouver/Kelowna, Canada), Ellen Zhang (Hong Kong), Pong Wen-berng (Taipei, Taiwan), Simon Xie Shengjian (Melbourne, Australia), Makoto Suzuki (Aichi, Japan), Kiyoshi Himi (Mie, Japan), Park Chan-Goo (Seoul, South Korea), Chong Chaeh-yun (Seoul, South Korea), Mohammad Raayat Jahromi (Tehran, Iran), Mohsen Abhari Javadi (Qom, Iran), Soraj Hongladarom (Bangkok, Thailand), Ruchira Majumdar (Kolkata, India), A.T. Nuyen (Singapore), Stephen Palmquist (Hong Kong), Christian Wenzel (Taipei, Taiwan), Mario Wenning (Macau).

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