Philippe Major

Dr. Philippe Major
PostDoc, SNF-Projekt
«The Exterior of Philosophy:
On the Practice of New Confucianism»

Europainstitut der Universität Basel
Riehenstrasse 154
CH-4058 Basel
Büro 01.013

Tel.: +41 (0)61 207 48 65

  • Moderne Konfuzianische Philosophie
  • Soziologie der Philosophie
  • Moderne Chinesische Ideengeschichte
  • Die Bewegung für eine Neue Kultur (1915-1927)

Aktuelle Stelle

Seit Februar 2019: Postdoktorand, Europainstitut der Universität Basel


Vorherige Stellen

März 2018 - Januar 2019: Postdoktorand, Departement für Sinologie, KU Leuven (Belgien)

Juli 2017 - Februar 2018: Doktorand, Institute of Chinese Literature and Philosophy, Academia Sinica (Taiwan)

September 2015 - Juni 2016: Gastwissenschaftler, Departement für Sinologie, KU Leuven (Belgien


Ausbildung

2017: PhD in Philosophie, National University of Singapore
Dissertation: «Is “Modern Confucianism” an Oxymoron? Textual Authority and the Early New Confucian Response to the Modern Tradition of Anti-Traditionalism»

2013: M.A. in Geschichtswissenschaften, National Taiwan University

2008-2009: Studium der Ostasienwissenschaften, McGill University (Canada)

2005: B.A. in Geschichtswissenschaften, Université du Québec à Montréal

Zeitschriftenartikel
 “The Politics of Writing Chinese Philosophy: Xiong Shili’s New Treatise on the Uniqueness of Consciousness and the ‘Crystallization of Oriental Philosophy.’” Dao: A Journal of Comparative Philosophy 18, no. 2 (Juni 2019).

“Tradition and Modernity in Liang Shuming’s Eastern and Western Cultures and Their Philosophies.” Philosophy East & West 68, no. 2 (April 2018): 460-476.

“Textual Authority and Its Naturalization in Liang Shuming’s Dong-Xi wenhua ji qi zhexue.” Monumenta Serica: Journal of Oriental Studies 65, no. 1 (Juni 2017): 123-145.

“Rethinking the Temporalization of Space in Early Republican China: Liang Shuming’s Eastern and Western Cultures and Their Philosophies.” International Communication of Chinese Culture 4, no. 2 (Mai 2017): 171-185.

“Tradition and the Translation of Democracy during the Transitional Period of Modern China (1895-1925).” Contemporary Chinese Thought 47, no. 3 (Dezember 2016): 153-165.

Herausgeberschaften
Max Ko-wu Huang on the Translation of Democracy during the Transitional Period of Modern China (1895-1925). Special issue des Journals Contemporary Chinese Thought 47, no. 3 (Dezember 2016).