Event title Fourth International Conference on Shangshu Studies
Event Date 19 – 20 April 2016
Venue SCC, Madam Kwok Chung Bo Fun Sports and Cultural Centre
Enquiry number and Contact Person 3411 5107 / chi@hkbu.edu.hk / Miss Ng
Website https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rg04O7mx_ADrDWu3ZDTPZAEY_wwM7YxbzA2zdxYWQA0/pub
Description Shangshu (尚書), also called as the Book of Documents or Classic of History, is one of the five ancient Confucian classics (五經). It is no doubt that the core values of traditional Chinese culture is Confucian, and the core philosophy of Confucian is from Classics (經學). In several decades, Shangshu has drawn much attention in scholarship worldwide, yielding important researchers in the field. In light of this, International Association of Shangshu Studies serves as a platform link up the elites from East and West for hosting a series of international conferences since 2012. Chinese Department also shares the same vision and enthusiasm with International Association of Shangshu Studies, by co-organizing a two days international conference and invited 60 experts from worldwide to present their paper and exchange their research methodologies and recent findings.