The 12th Joongmin Forum was held on May 27 at
the Jungmin Foundation seminar room. The forum is a preparatory meeting for the
joint study of Korea-France Confucianism. In the forum, Han Sang-jin and Jean-Claude
presented and discussed the methodology of Confucian research from the
perspective of Foucault and Habermas.
Professor Han Sang-jin proposed
"Confucian Subjectivity and Governability: From the Eyes of Foucault and
Habermas" as a whole of the joint study of Korean-French Confucianism over
the next five years, which was accepted after discussions by participants.
It also decided to hold a seminar at Seoul
National University on June 12, 2017 to begin joint research over the next five
years as scheduled under the theme of "Methodology of Confucian