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Dr Jan Vrhovski

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Research Fellow (Situating International and Global Mathematics)

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Vrhovski J. Zhang Dongsun's encounters with "Logicism": From Russell to the objectivist bases of "Science and the View on Life". Asian Studies. 2024 Jan 18;12(1):323-354. doi: 10.4312/as.2024.12.1.323-354
Vrhovski J. Mathematical logic in the Republican Period: A historical survey. In Liu F, Seligman JM, Zhai J, editors, Handbook of Logical Thought in China. Vol. 3. Springer. 2024. (Springer Reference).
Vrhovski J. Epistemology and logic in Early Twentieth Century China (1910-1928). In Rogacz D, Ambrogio S, editors, Chinese Philosophy and Its Thinkers: From Ancient Times to the Present Day. 1st ed. Vol. 3. London: Bloomsbury Academic. 2024
Vrhovski J, Chen B. How to account for the falsehood of an affirmative proposition and the truth of a negative proposition. Global Philosophy. 2023 Aug 13;33(4):1-26. 42. doi: 10.1007/s10516-023-09693-z
Vrhovski J. The subject's guide to the Realm of Karma: Notes on reading the work of Dharma Master Taixu. Buddhist Studies Review. 2023 Jul 24;40(1):27-58. doi: 10.1558/bsrv.21787
Vrhovski J, Rošker JS. "Posast novega humanizma": Modernizacija in transformacije subjektivnosti na Kitajskem. University of Ljubljana Press, 2023. 134 p. doi: 10.4312/9789612970628
Chen B, Vrhovski J. [Translation of] The new correspondence theory of truth without the concept of fact. The Philosophical Forum. 2023;54(4):261-286. Epub 2023 Aug 21. doi: 10.1111/phil.12344
Vrhovski J. "Qinghua luoji xuepai": Shuli luoji zai Qinghua (1926-1945). Luojixue yanjiu (Studies in Logic). 2022 Dec 31;15(6A):42-55.
Vrhovski J. Buddhist realism for modern times: Intellectual-historical readings into Dharma Master Taixu's essays on realism. Ars et Humanitas. 2022 Dec 29;16(2):111-133. doi: 10.4312/ars.16.2.111-133
Chen B, Vrhovski J. Philosophy as a cognitive enterprise. In Agazzi E, Arndt A, Grosshans HP, editors, Interpretationen einer gemeinsamen Welt: Von der Antike bis zur Moderne. Berlin: Lit Verlag. 2022. p. 258-289. (Philosophy in International Context).
Vrhovski J. The liberating power of harmony and order: On the notions of liberty and mathematical logic in Zhang Shenfu's philosophical thought. Asian and African Studies. 2022 Aug 1;31(1):183-213. doi: 10.31577/aassav.2022.31.1.09
Vrhovski J. Balance and innovation: Approaches to logic and the teaching of logic in the philosophy department of Peking University, 1916-1927. Journal of Modern Chinese History. 2022 Jul 19;15(1):55-77. doi: 10.1080/17535654.2021.1965777
Vrhovski J, (Guest ed.), Bo C, (Guest ed.). History of Logic in Contemporary China. Asian Studies. 2022 May 9;10(2). doi: 10.4312/as.2022.10.2
Vrhovski J. Between philosophy and mathematics: General trends in dissemination, teaching, and research on mathematical logic in 1930s China. Asian Studies. 2022 May 9;10(2):209-241. doi: 10.4312/as.2022.10.2.209-241
Bo C, (Guest ed.), Vrhovski J, (Guest ed.). History of logic in contemporary China (1949–2021). Asian Studies. 2022 May 9;10(2):11-15. doi: 10.4312/as.2022.10.2.11-15
Vrhovski J. Traverses between cognitive consonance and existential crisis: Notes on Jiang Menglin's pragmatist notion of rensheng guan and his views on suicide from 1919. Acta Universitatis Carolinae - Philologica. 2021 Dec 31;2021(3):9-27. doi: 10.14712/24646830.2022.1
Vrhovski J. Shadowlands of objectivism and comprehensiveness: An introduction to key concepts in Zhang Shenfu’s philosophical thought (1919–1948). Asian Studies. 2021 Aug 1;9(1):227-262. doi: 10.4312/AS.2021.9.1.227-262
Vrhovski J, (ed.), Rošker JS, (ed.). Bertrand Russell's Visit to China: Selected Texts on the Centenary of Intercultural Dialogues in Logic and Epistemology. 1st ed. Ljubljana: University of Ljubljana Press, 2021. 262 p. (Studia Humanitatis Asiatica). doi: 10.4312/9789610604594
Vrhovski J. A few important landmarks in the chinese debates on dialectical and formal logic from the 1930s. Asian Studies. 2021 May 7;9(2):81-103. doi: 10.4312/as.2021.9.2.81-103
Vrhovski J. Bertrand Russell, Fu Tong, and the emergence of scientific secularism in early 1920s China. Review of Religion and Chinese Society. 2021 Apr 27;8(1):1-26. doi: 10.1163/22143955-08010001
Vrhovski J, (ed.). One Hundred Years of Bertrand Russell's Visit to China: Dialogues on Human Perception and Autonomous Subjectivity. Contemporary Chinese Thought. 2021;52(1-2).
Vrhovski J. One hundred years of Chinese studies on philosophy of Bertrand Russell: Continuities, retrospectives, and new directions. Contemporary Chinese Thought. 2021;52(1-2):1-8. Epub 2021 Jun 2. doi: 10.1080/10971467.2021.1917938
Vrhovski J. ‘Qinghua School of Logic’: Mathematical logic at Qinghua University in Peking, 1926–1945. History and Philosophy of Logic. 2021;42(3):247-261. Epub 2021 Mar 31. doi: 10.1080/01445340.2021.1904663
Vrhovski J. On infinitesimals and indefinitely cut wooden sticks: A Chinese debate on ‘mathematical logic’ and Russell’s introduction to mathematical philosophy from 1925. History and Philosophy of Logic. 2021;42(3):262-280. Epub 2021 Mar 22. doi: 10.1080/01445340.2021.1902073
Chen B, Vrhovski J. Russell and Jin Yuelin on truth: A comparative study. Contemporary Chinese Thought. 2021;52(1/2):43-78. Epub 2021 Jun 2. doi: 10.1080/10971467.2021.1917942
Lee M, Vrhovski J. The problem of ʺinner sageliness and outer kinglinessʺ revisited. In Rošker J, editor, Modern and Contemporary Taiwanese Philosophy: Traditional Foundations and New Developments. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishers. 2021. p. 22-38
Vrhovski J. Between universal consciousness and cultural patterns of thought: Perspectives on Yu Yu's notion of logic in the 1930s. Journal of the Oxford Centre for Buddhist Studies. 2020 Dec 31;18:151-179.
Vrhovski J. From Mohism to the school of names, from pragmatism to materialist dialectics: Chinese interpretations of Gongsun Longzi as a text and source of Chinese logic, 1919-1937. International Communication of Chinese Culture. 2020 Dec;7:511-538. Epub 2020 Nov 17. doi: 10.1007/s40636-020-00202-0
Vrhovski J. Qinghua school of logic and the origins of taiwanese studies in modern logic: A note on the early thought of mou zongsan and yin haiguang. Asian Studies. 2020 Sept 22;8(3):231-250. doi: 10.4312/as.2020.8.3.231-250
Vrhovski J. Sest Budističnih simbolov: Analiza poetične podobe Budovega razsvetljenja iz dinastije Song. Asian Studies. 2020 Jan 10;8(1):237-266. doi: 10.4312/as.2020.8.1.237-266
Huang C, Vrhovski J. The Debate and Confluence between Confucianism and Buddhism in East Asia: A Historical Overview. Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht Verlage, 2020. 99 p. (Global East Asia).
Vrhovski J. Žad iz gore Kun: O simboliki žada v dinastiji Han. Asian Studies. 2019 Jan 31;7(1):293-311. doi: 10.4312/as.2019.7.1.293-311
Vrhovski J. Budistična ikonografija in simbolizem chana v Su Shijevi pesmi »Sliki Wang Weijia in Wu Daozija«. Asian Studies. 2015 Dec 30;3(2):163-196. doi: 10.4312/as.2015.3.2.163-196
Vrhovski J. Apologeticism in Chinese Nestorian documents from the Tang dynasty: Notes on some early traces of Aristotelianism in China. Asian Studies. 2013 Nov 29;1(2):53-70. doi: 10.4312/as.2013.1.2.53-70