Philip Ivanhoe
Professor of Philosophy, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea

Philip J Ivanhoe is Distinguished Chair Professor of Philosophy in the College of Confucian Studies and Eastern Philosophy at Sungkyunkwan University in South Korea, where he also serves as director of the Sungkyun Institute for Confucian Studies and East Asian Philosophy. His latest book is Three Streams: Confucian Reflections on Learning and the Moral Heart-Mind in China, Korea, and Japan (2016).

Written by Philip Ivanhoe

A screen demonstrates facial-recognition technology at the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) in Shanghai, China, on Thursday 29 August 2019. Photo by Qilai Shen/Bloomberg via Getty Images

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Technology and the self
How Confucius loses face in China’s new surveillance regime

Philip Ivanhoe