Edward Slingerland

Professor | Director of the Database of Religious History

Research Area

Education

Ph.D., Stanford University.

About

Office Hours 2021W:

  • Mondays, 10:00-11:00am (https://ubc.zoom.us/j/64169354516?pwd=dHhLNWpsOENtTkJKemE1Y0VSRXFMQT09)
  • Wednesdays, 2:00pm-3:00pm (https://ubc.zoom.us/j/67413245288?pwd=VmtmdUhmWlFIbERIampnZ2VNZEk1QT09)
  • Appointments optional

 

For publications, on-line pedagogy, interviews, and press coverage of research, please see my personal website.


Research

My research specialties and teaching interests include Warring States (5th-3rd c. B.C.E.), Chinese thought, religious studies (comparative religion, cognitive science and evolution of religion), cognitive linguistics (blending and conceptual metaphor theory), ethics (virtue ethics, moral psychology), evolutionary psychology, the relationship between the humanities and the natural sciences, and the classical Chinese language.


Edward Slingerland

Professor | Director of the Database of Religious History

Ph.D., Stanford University.

Office Hours 2021W:

  • Mondays, 10:00-11:00am (https://ubc.zoom.us/j/64169354516?pwd=dHhLNWpsOENtTkJKemE1Y0VSRXFMQT09)
  • Wednesdays, 2:00pm-3:00pm (https://ubc.zoom.us/j/67413245288?pwd=VmtmdUhmWlFIbERIampnZ2VNZEk1QT09)
  • Appointments optional

 

For publications, on-line pedagogy, interviews, and press coverage of research, please see my personal website.

My research specialties and teaching interests include Warring States (5th-3rd c. B.C.E.), Chinese thought, religious studies (comparative religion, cognitive science and evolution of religion), cognitive linguistics (blending and conceptual metaphor theory), ethics (virtue ethics, moral psychology), evolutionary psychology, the relationship between the humanities and the natural sciences, and the classical Chinese language.

Edward Slingerland

Professor | Director of the Database of Religious History

Ph.D., Stanford University.

Office Hours 2021W:

  • Mondays, 10:00-11:00am (https://ubc.zoom.us/j/64169354516?pwd=dHhLNWpsOENtTkJKemE1Y0VSRXFMQT09)
  • Wednesdays, 2:00pm-3:00pm (https://ubc.zoom.us/j/67413245288?pwd=VmtmdUhmWlFIbERIampnZ2VNZEk1QT09)
  • Appointments optional

 

For publications, on-line pedagogy, interviews, and press coverage of research, please see my personal website.

My research specialties and teaching interests include Warring States (5th-3rd c. B.C.E.), Chinese thought, religious studies (comparative religion, cognitive science and evolution of religion), cognitive linguistics (blending and conceptual metaphor theory), ethics (virtue ethics, moral psychology), evolutionary psychology, the relationship between the humanities and the natural sciences, and the classical Chinese language.