To find out more about me, you can look at my curriculum vitae (resume), or my uninformed list of the ten most important people of the twentieth century. You may also want to read some things I have written:
I am married to a wonderful woman, and have two terrific children. My favorite hobby is poker.
· Philosophy 105: Problems of Philosophy (taught every other year).
· Philosophy 110: Early Chinese Philosophy (taught every fall).
· Philosophy 210: Neo-Confucianism and Chinese Buddhism (taught every spring).
· Philosophy 350/Chinese-Japanese 350: Comparative Methodology (taught every other year).
· Chinese-Japanese 120: Introduction to Chinese and Japanese Literature (taught every other year).
· Chinese 160/360: Introduction to Classical Chinese (taught every other year).
· Introduction to Classical Chinese Philosophy (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2011).
· Translator, The Essential Mengzi: Selected Passages with Traditional Commentary (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2009).
· Translator, Mengzi: With Selections from Traditional Commentaries (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2008).
· Virtue Ethics and Consequentialism in Early Chinese Philosophy (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007).
· Co-editor (with Philip J. Ivanhoe) and contributor, Readings in Classical Chinese Philosophy, 2nd ed. (Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing, 2005).
· Editor and contributor, Confucius and the Analects: New Essays (New York: Oxford University Press, 2002).
· Editor, The Ways of Confucianism by David S. Nivison (Chicago: Open Court Press, 1996).
· Murasaki Shikibu, The Tale of Genji (abridged), trans. Edward Seidensticker (Vintage Books).
Last revised March 31, 2011.