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  1. News - China Insider - OBITUARIES

    China's top philosophy scholar and 'Sinology master' Tang Yijie dies at 87

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 11:42am by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com The country’s top scholar on Chinese studies and philosophy, Tang Yijie, passed away on Tuesday night in Beijing at the age of 87. Tang, a professor at Peking University, had been undergoing treatment for a serious illness since last year, his family told local media. Tang dedicated his life to exploring traditional Chinese philosophies – including ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CITY BEAT

    Forget the philosophy, let's have answers

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by Tammy Tam

    ... Tammy Tam The chief executive needs to be pragmatic rather than indulging in ideological debate Forget the philosophy, let's have answers A week and a half ago, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying delivered a 45-minute monologue in the Legislative Council, outlining his governing philosophy. Lawmakers were given no time for questions but Leung did later share his thoughts over ...


    Will Mao Zedong's philosophy live on in party constitution?

    Posted Oct 25th 2012, 12:00am by CARY HUANG IN BEIJING

    ... Cary Huang in Beijing cary.huang@scmp.com Analysts are divided on whether omission of Mao Zedong's name in recent statement means his philosophy may be cut from constitution ... its ideological legitimacy but still tended to preserve its ideological continuity. "The party is unlikely to deliberately trigger a political controversy and jettison a figure on whose ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Declarations of loyalty a feature of China's dog-eat-dog politics

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 02:46am by DENG YUWEN, JONATHAN SULLIVAN

    ... of corruption. The pronouncements of other departments, provinces and cities were similar. The backdrop to these demonstrations of loyalty is the party's philosophy of struggle within the political ... by the philosophy of struggle and a winner-takes-all mentality, is responsible for this culture of showing one's colours. In short, it is the product of an authoritarian political organisation. ...

  5. In so many words

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... execution, according to Tsang. 'I'm not so interested in whether Ceausescu was an evil guy or a good guy, or his politics,' Tsang says. 'What I hope the work will do is make ... is steeped in Western philosophy, thought and religion.' Born in Guangdong province, Tsang was five when his family moved to Hong Kong where he later attended Carmel Pak U Secondary School, ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Xi's blueprint for rejuvenating China cuts through the fear and confusion

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 05:14pm by ROBERT LAWRENCE KUHN

    ... "the great rejuvenation". I offer three perspectives on this nonpareil publication: substance, presenting Xi's political philosophy; symbol, recognising Xi's emergence as China's leader; and signal, communicating Xi's way of thinking to the world. On substance, the book specifies how Xi's political theory and practice affect all aspects of society ...

  7. Sport - Soccer - ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE

    Juan Mata a firm believer in the Louis van Gaal philosophy

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 11:40pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Miami Mata a firm believer in the Van Gaal philosophy Manchester United's Spanish midfielder Juan Mata says the team have shown during their preseason tour of the United States that they believe in the new system introduced by Dutch coach Louis van Gaal. United wrapped up their US tour with a 3-1 win over rivals Liverpool in the International Champions Cup final ...

  8. Philosophy casts light on the dark side

    Posted Apr 24th 2004, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... political debates and their need to handle the issues with a clear head, in a rational way,' Dr Lau said. Lo Ping-cheung, head of philosophy at Baptist University, said he agreed with Dr Lau ... social and political philosophy, law and society and a course on human rights, said that while existential and metaphysical questions were important, there were more pressing philosophical issues ...

  9. Foxconn and Honda examples of a new philosophy on wages

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... the snowball rolling. This is because for the country's much-controlled media, Xinhua's reports provide two important things- the political signals and the details for doing major follow-ups. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Political impasse is putting Hong Kong police under unfair pressure

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:32pm by STEVE VICKERS

    ... Steve Vickers Steve Vickers says the police have so far done their duty admirably in the face of mass rallies, but they cannot be expected to hold the line indefinitely. A political solution must be found Under pressure Hong Kong is now in its fourth week of intense political and, to a lesser extent, civil disorder. This period is among the most significant in the city's ...




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