Monthly Archives: February 2013

Northeast Conference on Chinese Thought

Announcing the Northeast Conference on Chinese Thought, to be held at Wesleyan University on Friday and Saturday, November 8-9, 2013.
The goals of the Northeast Conference on Chinese Thought (NECCT) are twofold:

To provide a regional forum for everyone from graduate students … Continue reading

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Response to Stephen Angle, Susan Blake, and Jiyuan Yu

RESPONSE TO STEPHEN ANGLE, SUSAN BLAKE, AND JIYUAN YU
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Jiyuan Yu generously organized a panel discussion at the 2009 Eastern Division Meeting of the American Philosophical Association on my translation:  Mengzi:  With Selections from Traditional Commentaries (Indianapolis:  Hackett Publishing, 2008).  The … Continue reading

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Poker and Game Theory

In order to play your hand in poker, you have to follow a strategy (even if the strategy is unconscious).  For any strategy you use, there is a correct counter-strategy.  Winning players figure out what strategy their opponents are using … Continue reading

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