Cultural Insights

Cultural Insights
Mark Jenn-Chyun Shieh 謝鎮群

中國哲學、東方宗教與生態永續- 當代宗教生態學的新課題

     環境和生態危機的克服,需要的不只是知識和技術,還需要信念、規範和實踐,並將人類與物種和自然重新連結。啟蒙以來的現代化思維獨尊人類主體性,割裂人與自然世界整體之關聯。中國哲學和東方宗教不具此一主客分立、獨尊人類主體(主宰性)的特性。

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Cultural Insights
Jennifer Huang 黃謙恕

A Year of Weaving in Taiwan

     It is astonishing to me how quickly these nine months have gone by in Taiwan. This semester in the remote hills of Tainan,

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Photo by Artemas Liu (Flickr: Sunflower student movement in Taiwan) [CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Cultural Insights
Ian Rowen 伊恩

Inside Taiwan’s Sunflower Movement

“Say goodbye to Taiwan,” wrote political scientist John Mearsheimer in a widely read article in the March-April 2014 issue of The National Interest.1 Threatened by China’s rising

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Photo by Foxy Who (^∀^)/ [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Cultural Insights
Kay Duffy 杜圭

Everyday Life on Yongkang Jie

      In 2016-2017, I conducted research for my dissertation on early medieval Chinese literature in Taipei as a Fulbright Fellow. Upon arriving in Taipei

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