As a member of the first year team to attend the East-West Center’s Asian Studies Development Program’s (ASDP) Infusing Asian Studies into the Curriculum Summer Institute, Professor of Philosophy Julien Farland discusses the importance of ASDP and how it has influenced his work at Middlesex.
Suggested readings in Asian philosophy are below. These readings provide an introduction for assignments in philosophy, literature, history, and others. To understand Asia, students must first understand the philosophy the culture is grounded in. These readings help supply that grounding.
Yuan Dao: Tracing Dao to its Source
In the Beginning…
The First Group
Reasons for Globalizing