Introduction: Towards a Communicative Encounter ‒ Traditional Chinese Philosophy in Contemporary Discourses

Authors

  • Ai YUAN
  • Bisheng CHEN

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https://doi.org/10.4312/as.2024.12.1.7-17

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Editorial

Abstract

In this special issue, we present contemporary studies of traditional Chinese philosophy, born out of the challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. The scholars who contributed to this volume sought to engage in a profound dialogue, a necessity during a time when the pandemic prevented in-person cross-border meetings. Though COVID-19 is now behind us, the impact it left on our world continues to resonate. This collection should be seen as a response to the concern that “the loss of memory and the possibility of intercultural dialogues ...will deal humanism a final, fatal blow” (Rošker 2023, 8). It encompasses a diverse array of systematic studies predominantly authored by scholars from mainland China.

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Published

18.01.2024

How to Cite

YUAN, A., & CHEN, B. (2024). Introduction: Towards a Communicative Encounter ‒ Traditional Chinese Philosophy in Contemporary Discourses. Asian Studies, 12(1), 7–17. https://doi.org/10.4312/as.2024.12.1.7-17