Friday, October 26, 2007
070. Confucius in Modern American Society
Twenty years ago Dr. Sam Crane finished his Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and sallied forth into his first academic job at Georgetown, teaching Chinese politics and international relations. He moved to Williams College and teaches there. His first child, Aidan, was born profoundly disabled, and that has fundamentally transformed his world view.Aidan's experience has brought Chinese philosophy into his life. Please find Dr. Crane's experience in his exploraration how Confucius influence on modern American life.