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    Liang Qichao and the Meaning of Citizenship: Then and Now.Theresa Man Ling Lee - 2007 - History of Political Thought 28 (2):305-327.
    The article is a study of Liang Qichao (1873-1929) by focusing on his theory of citizenship as laid out in the work Xinmin shuo (Discourse on the New Citizen). As a treatise on citizenship and nation-building, Xinmin shuo was the first of its kind in the history of Chinese political thought. Chinese studies specialists have typically treated the work as an illustration of a Confucian literati faced with the challenge from the West. Through a close reading of the text, the (...)
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    Modernity and Postcolonial Nationhood: Revisiting Mahatma Gandhi and Sun Yat-Sen a Century Later.Theresa Man Ling Lee - 2015 - Philosophy and Social Criticism 41 (2):131-158.
    Mahatma Gandhi and Sun Yat-sen are regarded as the respective founding fathers of modern India and China. Given this shared significance, their writings ought to be duly considered as the basis for comparative thought on postcolonial nation-building. Yet a survey of the literature points to the paucity of such study. The article is therefore an attempt to fill in this gap by juxtaposing Gandhi’s Hind Swaraj and Sun’s San Min Chu I as treatises on postcolonial nation-building. Such juxtaposition yields important (...)
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  3. Rethinking the Personal and the Political: Feminist Activism and Civic Engagement.Theresa Man Ling Lee - 2007 - Hypatia 22 (4):163-179.
    : The slogan "the personal is political" captures the distinctive challenge to the public-private divide posed by contemporary feminists. As such, feminist activism is not necessarily congruent with civic engagement, which is predicated on the paradoxical need to both bridge and sustain the public-private divide. Lee argues that rather than subverting the divide, the politics of the personal offers an alternative understanding of civic engagement that aims to reinstate individuals' dignity and agency.
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    Rethinking the Personal and the Political: Feminist Activism and Civic Engagement.Theresa Man Ling Lee - 2007 - Hypatia 22 (4):163-179.
    The slogan “the personal is political” captures the distinctive challenge to the public-private divide posed by contemporary feminists. As such, feminist activism is not necessarily congruent with civic engagement, which is predicated on the paradoxical need to both bridge and sustain the public-private divide. Lee argues that rather than subverting the divide, the politics of the personal offers an alternative understanding of civic engagement that aims to reinstate individuals’ dignity and agency.
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    Rethinking the Personal and the Political: Feminist Activism and Civic Engagement.Theresa Man Ling Lee - 2007 - Hypatia 22 (4):163-179.
    The slogan “the personal is political” captures the distinctive challenge to the public-private divide posed by contemporary feminists. As such, feminist activism is not necessarily congruent with civic engagement, which is predicated on the paradoxical need to both bridge and sustain the public-private divide. Lee argues that rather than subverting the divide, the politics of the personal offers an alternative understanding of civic engagement that aims to reinstate individuals’ dignity and agency.
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