Professor, Tsinghua University
Daniel Bell, born in Montreal, Canada, is Professor of Philosophy at Tsinghua University in Beijing. He is the author of Communitarianism and Its Critics (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993), East Meets West (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2000), and Beyond Liberal Democracy: Political Thinking for an East Asian Context (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006). He is the co-author (with David Brown, Kanishka Jayasuriya, and David Martin Jones) of Towards Illiberal Democracy in Pacific Asia (Oxford: St.Antony's College; New York: St. Martin's, 1995). He is the co-editor (with Joanne Bauer) of The East Asian Challenge for Human Rights (New York: Cambridge University Press, 1999), (with Avner de-Shalit) Forms of Justice: Critical Perspectives on David Miller's Political Philosophy (Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2002), (with Hahm Chaibong) Confucianism for the Modern World (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003), (with Hahm Chaihark) The Politics of Affective Relations: East Asia and Beyond (Lanham: Lexington Books, 2004). He is also the editor of Confucian Political Ethics (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2006) and Ethics in Action (New York: Cambridge University Press; United Nations University Press, 2006).
Dr. Bell received his B.A. from the Department of Psychology at McGill University, Canada, and his M.Phil. and D.Phil. in Politics from Oxford University, UK.
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