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ERIC Number: EJ634045
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1066-2847
Dialogue of Freedom. Asian Voices Challenge Cultural Assumptions about Democracy.
Pon, Cynthia
Teaching Tolerance, n20 p51-56 Fall 2001
Discusses the concept of freedom in a global context, focusing on the Asian perspectives of three spokespersons: Zhuangzi or Chuang Tzu, a Daoist (Taoist) poet-philosopher in 4th-century-BCE China; Indian-born Nobel economist Amartya Sen, whose work on poverty links development with freedom; and Aung San Suu Kyi, Burmese democratic leader and Nobel Peace laureate. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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