In January, David Jones presented "Origin, Identity, and Destiny: The Evolution of the Human Spirit through Asian and Western Sources" to an audience from the community, faculty, and students at the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga.
On March 16, he presented a plenary session at the International Conference on Spirituality and Psychology in Bangkok. The title of his talk was “Evolution of the Human Spirit: Transforming Conceptions of Self, Society, and Nature in the New Era of the 21st Century.”
DAVID JONES is professor of philosophy and editor of the Series on Comparative and Continental Philosophy (Northwestern University Press), Comparative and Continental Philosophy (Taylor and Francis), and the founding editor of East-West Connections and serving as its editor from 2000 to 2013. He has been a visiting professor at the University of Cape Coast in Ghana, Visiting Professor of Chinese Philosophy at the University of North Georgia, and Visiting Professor of Confucian Classics at Emory. In 2013 and 2015 he was Visiting Scholar at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences at National Taiwan University.
Posted: March 31, 2017