Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Daniel A. Bell

Daniel A. Bell is a professor of political theory at Tsinghua University (Beijing). He is the co-editor, with Chenyang Li, of The East Asian Challenge for Democracy: Political Meritocracy in Comparative Perspective.

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Self and the City

Today, when more than half of the world's population lives in urban areas, many critics worry that people are losing their sense of self and community. In fact, cities may be the key to empowering ide… read more

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Thai Lessons for China

Chinese media have shown images of the military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in Bangkok without any apparent bias. Indeed, there is no need to embellish the political message: if a relatively… read more

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What’s Left of Confucianism?

In today's China, constraints imposed on public discussion of liberal-democratic institutions have been eased precisely because few Chinese are inspired by Western-style liberal democracy. For the aut… read more

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