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Statecraft Articulations in Late Imperial China – An International Conference on Qiu Jun’s Daxue yanyi bu

Date                  16-18 June 2015
Time                 9:00am-5:00pm
Venue              M1603 and AG710
(The Conference will be conducted in English.)

This is an international research conference on statecraft conceptions and proposals and classical ideas on government in late imperial China, from the 10th to the 18th centuries, centering upon the classic statecraft work Daxue yanyi bu (Extended meaning of the Great Learning) by Qiu Jun (1421-1495). The conference is planned as a grand finale of a series of seminars on the reading and discussion of Qiu’s work in the last 4 years in Vancouver, Paris, Seattle and Toronto. Participants come from Europe and North America as well as from China, Taiwan, Korea and Hong Kong.

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