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David Wong

Duke University

David Wong is the Susan Fox Beischer and George D. Beischer Professor of Philosophy at Duke University. His research interests include ethical theory, moral psychology, and comparative philosophy - primarily in early Chinese philosophy, Confucianism, and Daoism - with interests bordering on competence in some strands of Buddhism and Indian philosophy. Wong is a participant in the Initiative for U.S.-China Dialogue on Global Issues Research Group on Cosmopolitanism.

  • Authored Moral Relativity (1984) and Natural Moralities (2006).
  • Serves as co-director with Owen Flanagan of the Center for Comparative Philosophy at Duke.
  • Serves as a member-at-large of the Board of Officers of the American Philosophical Association.