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Culture & Philosophy
The School is committed to offering quality courses on Chinese and world culture conducted by renowned scholars in the respective fields. These include subjects on the modern interpretation of the Chinese classics, ethnic history and culture, as well as postgraduate inter-disciplinary studies of humanities.
“To travel is to live,” said Hans Christian Andersen. This course examines the multifaceted relationships between travel and human existence from an interdisciplinary perspective. What make us go? How the travel or tourist experiences have been constructed? Topics to be discussed include: different forms of travel throughout history; mobility and the dynamics of space and time; the death of distance and the end of travel; nomad philosophy and the meaning of travel in the transmodern world.