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Another lively panel discussion - free & open to all!

Lets get together and see what Confucius has to offer us moderns!  

Confucius' Ethics and Christian Philosophy

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

4 p.m. Reception
4:30 p.m. Discussion

Kinnickinnic Theater, Rm. 320, University Center, UWRF


This forum will compare and contrast our modern Western ethical perspectives with those of Confucius. Come and participate - we look forward to your questions and comments!

Discussion panel

Moderated by

  • Dr. Zhiguo Yang, Professor of History, History and Philosophy Department Chair, UWRF

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Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013

Three German Intellectuals Linked to the Nazi Movement

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  • Friedrich Nietzsche
  • Martin Heidegger
  • Ingeborg Bachmann

5 p.m., Kinnickinnic River Theater
University Center Rm. 320, University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Free & open to the public

Discussion contributors (see below for topic-related notes from contributors)The Thinker

Moderator—Dr. Wes Chapin, Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, UWRF

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About UWRF's 2013-14 "Year of Germany" celebration

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