Dialog between Islam and Confucianism

Seyyed Hossein Nasr and Tu Weiming

This conversation was part of the Beijing Forum, 6 November 2009. The speakers review some historical intellectual exchanges between Chinese and Islamic civilisations, and then discuss innovative ways in which this dialog can be furthered and deepened.

Republished here by kind permission of the Foundation for Traditional Studies and its journal Sophia.

Dialog between Islam and Confucianism

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Dialog — Questions & Answers

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Seyyed Hossein Nasr is University Professor of Islamic studies at George Washington University. Tu Weiming is Lifetime Professor of Philosophy and Dean of Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University and Research Professor and Senior Fellow of Asia Center at Harvard University.