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G.K. Chadha: “The Changing Indian Society: Leaping Forward Yes, Staying Back Also Yes” (6/10/13)

G.K. Chadha: “The Changing Indian Society: Leaping Forward Yes, Staying Back Also Yes” (6/10/13)

  Time: 10:00-12:00, June 10, 2013 Location: South Side Hall of the Library, PKU Moderator: Prof. Tu Weiming Organizers: Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies & World Ethics Institute Beijing   About the speaker: G.K. Chadha, Professor Emeritus at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, is the President of South Asian University recently started in New Delhi under the auspices …


Prof. Tu Weiming Speaks About His Academic Journey (6/813)

Prof. Tu Weiming Speaks About His Academic Journey (6/813)

  Time: 19:00-21:00, June 8, 2013 Location: 109 The Second Academic Building, PKU Organization: Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies & World Ethics Institute Beijing   About the speaker: Tu Weiming, Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University and Research Professor and Senior Fellow of Asia Center at …


Professor Tu Weiming and Professor Yan Binggang Discussing Grassroots Confucianism and the Confucian Concepts of Xin and Xing (4/26/13)

Professor Tu Weiming and Professor Yan Binggang Discussing Grassroots Confucianism and the Confucian Concepts of Xin and Xing (4/26/13)

  On the morning of April 26, Professor Yan Binggang, Vice Director of the Institute for Advanced Confucian Studies at Shandong University and Vice Director of Ni Shan Sheng Yuan College, delivered a lecture at Peking University. The lecture was moderated by Prof. Tu Weiming and attended by over 50 students from Peking University and …


Seminar by Prof. Bernard Adeney-Risakott and Prof. Siti Syamsiyatun: “Islam and the Rise of Indonesia” (3/29/13)

Seminar by Prof. Bernard Adeney-Risakott and Prof. Siti Syamsiyatun: “Islam and the Rise of Indonesia” (3/29/13)

  On the afternoon of March 29, 2013, Professor Siti Syamsiyatun and Professor Bernard Adeney-Risakott from the Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies of Gadjah Mada University held a seminar entitled “Islam and Rise of Indonesia.” The seminar was sponsored by the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies and World Ethics Institute Beijing. Professor Glenn Shive hosted …


Workshop led by Prof. Klaus Leisinger: “The Value of Values” (3/27/13)

Workshop led by Prof. Klaus Leisinger: “The Value of Values” (3/27/13)

  The Value of Values: Input to the Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility Conference at WEIB Klaus M. Leisinger[1]   No business enterprise acts exclusively as an abstract legal institution. Enterprises are an entity of human beings working at different levels of the hierarchy of institutions – be they political, cultural, social, or economic. Human …


Workshop led by Prof. Josef Wieland: “Personal Luxury or Family Loyalty” (3/26/13)

Workshop led by Prof. Josef Wieland: “Personal Luxury or Family Loyalty” (3/26/13)

  Time: 10:00-12:00, March 26, 2013. Location: Meeting Room, East Bld. of Tau Siu Lin Centre for International Studies   Workshop handout:   Case Study: Personal Luxury or Family Loyalty   Joe was a native of Ganzpoor, a megacity in the developing country of Chompu. Joe entered this life as the first of five children …


Prof. Josef Wieland Lectures on “Implementing an Effective Values Management System: Standards, Concepts, Best Practice” (3/26/13)

Prof. Josef Wieland Lectures on “Implementing an Effective Values Management System: Standards, Concepts, Best Practice” (3/26/13)

  On March 26, 2013, Dr. Josef Wieland, Professor of Zeppelin University and Director of the Leadership Excellence Institute, delivered a lecture entitled “Implementing an Effective Values Management System: Standards, Concepts, Best Practice” at the Moonlight Hall of Yingjie Exchange Center. The lecture, sponsored by WEIB, is one of the series of activities for China-Germany …


Prof. Leisinger Lectures on “Business Ethics, Corporate Responsibility, and Value Leadership” (3/25/13)

Prof. Leisinger Lectures on “Business Ethics, Corporate Responsibility, and Value Leadership” (3/25/13)

  Invited by director of the World Ethics Institute at Peking University (WEIB) Tu Weiming, Doctor Leisinger gave an enlightening as well as prospective academic report on the subject of “Business Ethics, Business Accountability and Value Leadership” at Moonlight Hall of Yingjie Communication Center. Doctor Leisinger is President and Managing Director of the Novartis Foundation …


Prof. Joachim Gentz lectures on The Great Learning  (3/20/13)

Prof. Joachim Gentz lectures on The Great Learning (3/20/13)

  The Great Learning is an important classic relating educational theory which dates back to ancient China. It has been influential to Chinese people generation after generation. Now, this classic text has caught western attention. Invited by the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies, Peking University, March 20th at 3 p.m., Professor Joachim Gentz from the …


Professor William McBride: Rethinking Philosophy as a Public Discourse (3/11/13)

Professor William McBride: Rethinking Philosophy as a Public Discourse (3/11/13)

  On the morning March 11,2013 in the Moonlight Hall of Ying Jie Exchange Center President of Fédération Internationale des Sociétés de Philosophie Professor William McBride gives a lecture on Rethinking Philosophy as a Public Discourse. Professor Tu Weiming Dean of Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University hosts the lecture. Professor McBride does a …


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