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Creating a global dialogue on value inquiry
papers from the XXII Congress of Philosophy (rethinking philosophy today)
edited by Jinfen Yan and David Schrader ; with a preface by Thomas Powers.

Published 2009 by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Preface / Thomas Powers
Forward / James Taylor
Value theory and ethics : an introductory perspective / Jinfen Yan and David E. Schrader
Ethical objectivity
Objectivity in ethics / David E. Schrader
Rethinking philosophers' responsibility / Lydia B. Amir
Historical understanding and historical appraisal / Huang Kaifeng
The present world and global problems
Ethical approaches to global poverty / G. John M. Abbarno
Environmental stewardship and moral choice : objectivity and tradition reconsidered / Ruth Miller Lucier
Globalization and views on value of East Asia / Sun Weiping
The "moral incline" in the process of Chinese social transition / Chen Xinhan
What is peace? : it's value and necessity / Hortensia Cuellar
Clashing of ends : foundational values
Happiness, harmony, wisdom and elegance : a perspective of contemporary eudemonism / Jiang Chang
The Dao/way of value : practical wisdom and moral autonomy / Jinfen Yan
The transvaluation of values in Heidegger, Jaspers and Sartre : finitude homelessness and guilt / Pio Colonnello
Negritude meets Daoism : can Yin-Yang rescue Senghor? / Zekeh S. Gbotokuma
Dao legislates for humans vs. humans legislate for themselves : a comparison of Laozi's and Confucius' conceptions of Dao / Deron Chen
The value of gender, family and education
Rethinking the origin : birth and human value / Stella Villarmea
The value of the person : the value of the family / Corazon T. Toralba
African philosophy of sex and the HIV/AIDS epidemic / Workineh Kelbessa
Value and education in times of barbarism / Katia Mendonca
The value of poetry : rhetoric and narratives
Philosophy on poetry, philosophy in poetry / Robin Attfield
Beauty/li and reason/li : philosophical ideas in the epic by a song-Jin woman /Jinfen yan.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Series
Hors serie
Genre
Congresses

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
170
Library of Congress
BD435 .W75 2008

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23392404M
ISBN 10
0773447024
ISBN 13
9780773447028
LC Control Number
2009021278
Goodreads
6876328

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