Chinese philosopher and historian (1930–2021)
- This is a Chinese name; the family name is Li.
Li Zehou (13 June 1930 – 2 November 2021) was a Chinese scholar who lives in the United States. He was an important scholar of Chinese history and culture. He criticized the Chinese government's response to the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989. Because of that, his books and articles were banned in China. He was invited to the United States to teach. He was granted permanent resident status. Li had an important role in Chinese culture. Professor Yu Ying-shih of Princeton University wrote that Li's books helped a whole generation of young Chinese students become free from communist ideas.
|Born||13 June 1930|
Daolin, Ningxiang County, Hunan, China
|Died||2 November 2021 (aged 91)|
|Other names||Z.H. Li|
|Alma mater||Hunan First Normal University|
Li died on 2 November 2021, aged 91.
- The Path of Beauty: A Study of Chinese Aesthetics, Oxford University Press, 1988
- Liu Xiaobo, a Nobel Peace Prize winning scholar who has criticized Li's work as a scholar.
- ↑ Rošker, Jana S. (2020-01-03). Prologue: Li Zehou, His Life and Work. Brill. ISBN 978-90-04-42366-4.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 "Li Zehou - Colorado College's 125th Anniversary Symposium". Archived from the original on 2010-05-30. Retrieved 2011-08-18.
- ↑ "The Transformative Power of Art: LI Zehou's Aesthetic Theory", Jane Cauvel; Philosophy East & West, Vol. 49, 1999
- ↑ 著名哲学家李泽厚逝世，享年91周岁 (in Chinese)
- "Modernization and the Confucian World", Colorado College's 125th Anniversary Symposium on Cultures in the 21st Century: Conflicts and Convergences, address given February 5, 1999 Archived September 17, 2010, at the Wayback Machine
- "Li Zehou And The Marxist Reconstruction Of Confucianism", High Culture Fever, UC Press Ebooks