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Lee Yearley

Walter Y. Evans-Wentz Professor of Oriental Philosophies, Religions and Ethics

Religious Studies
Degrees / Education
Ph.D., Divinity School, University of Chicago (1969)
M.A., Divinity School, University of Chicago (1966)
B.A., Haverford College (1962)
Lee Yearley works in comparative religious ethics and poetics, focusing on materials from China and the West. He is the author of The Ideas of Newman: Christianity and Human Religiosity and Mencius and Aquinas: Theories of Virtue and Conceptions of Courage (recently translated into Chinese), as well as numerous journal articles and essays in edited volumes.

Professor Yearley holds a Ph.D. from University of Chicago.


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