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Lo, Ping Cheung

Prof. Lo, Ping Cheung

Professor, Department of Religion and Philosophy

Phone number3411 7292
Email addresspclo@hkbu.edu.hk
ORCID number0000-0002-1980-5621

 

Degree(s):

B.A. (National Taiwan University)
Ph.D. (State University of New York at Buffalo)
Ph.D. (Yale University)

Research area(s):

Applied ethics; comparative ethics; ethics of war and peace

Teaching area(s):

Ethics; moral philosophy 

Selected output(s):

1.    “Gratian and Mengzi: Seminal Works in Christian and Confucian Just War Traditions,” accepted for publication by The Journal of Religious Ethics in late 2020
2.    “Varieties of Statecraft and Warfare Ethics in Early China” (chapter 1), in Chinese Just War Ethics: Origin, Development, and Dissent, edited by Ping-cheung Lo and Sumner B. Twiss (London: Routledge, 2015), pp.3-25.
3.    “The Art of War Corpus and Chinese Just War Ethics Past and Present” (chapter 2), in Chinese Just War Ethics: Origin, Development, and Dissent, edited by Ping-cheung Lo and Sumner B. Twiss (London: Routledge, 2015), pp.29-65.
4.    “Warfare Ethics in Sunzi’s Art of War? Historical Controversies and Contemporary Perspectives” (chapter 3), in Chinese Just War Ethics: Origin, Development, and Dissent, edited by Ping-cheung Lo and Sumner B. Twiss (London: Routledge, 2015), pp.66-89.
5.    “Legalism and Offensive Realism in the Chinese Court Debate On Defending National Security 81 BCE” (chapter 11), in Chinese Just War Ethics: Origin, Development, and Dissent, edited by Ping-cheung Lo and Sumner B. Twiss (London: Routledge, 2015), pp.249-280.

Current project(s):

1.    General Research Fund (GRF), Research Grant Council of Hong Kong 2016-17 (Project Number 12644816) of HK$160,000. Topic: “Realism and Warfare Ethics in Early China: A Cross-cultural Analysis of Hanfeizi”  Duration: 1 Oct 2016 – 30 Sept 2018. 
2.    General Research Fund (GRF), Research Grant Council of Hong Kong 2011-12 (Project Number 246311) of HK$378,436.  Topic: “Chinese Just War Ethics: Ancient Thought, Contemporary Explications, and Comparative Analysis.”  Duration: Sept 2011 – Aug 2014.
3.    Competitive Earmarked Research Grant (CERG), Research Grant Council of Hong Kong 2005-2006.  (Project Number 2421/05H) of HK$207,904.  Topic: “Philosophical Foundations for Genetic Ethics – A Bicultural Investigation”  Duration: Jan 2006 – June 2008.

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