Daniel A. Bell

Daniel A. Bell was born in Canada in 1964. He graduated from Oxford University and received his Ph.D. in philosophy. He is a professor and Ph.D. student supervisor of the Department of Philosophy at Tsinghua University.

His main interests are ethics, political philosophy, and comparative studies in Western and Chinese philosophy. He has worked or has been a visiting scholar at National University of Singapore, University of Hong Kong, City University of Hong Kong Princeton University, New York University. His books inclwele China's New Confucianism: Politics and Everyday Life in a Changing Society, Beyond Liberal Democracy: Political Thinking for an East Asian Context, East Meets Wet: Human Rights and Democracy in East Asia, and Communitarianism and Its Critics. His books have been translated into Chinese and Japanese and published in Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Japan.