By Stephen R. Palmquist
Authors from around the world unite in order to domesticate discussion among Asian and Western philosophy. The papers forge a brand new, East-West comparative course in general diversity of concerns in Kant stories. the concept that of personhood, the most important for either traditions, serves as a springboard to deal with concerns reminiscent of wisdom acquisition and schooling, ethics and self-identity, religious/political group development, and cross-cultural realizing. Edited via Stephen Palmquist, founding father of the Hong Kong Philosophy Caf?? and popular for either his Kant services and his devotion to fostering philosophical discussion, the publication provides chosen and remodeled papers from the 1st ever Kant Congress in Hong Kong, held in might 2009. between others the individuals are Patricia Kitcher (New York urban, USA), G??nther 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).