The Chairman of CEDR, Zheng Zhong, delivered a lecture at the South-West University “Neofit Rilski” on Confucianism and Legitimacy in Chinese history. Prof. Manov – Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Assoc. Prof. Lozev, Assoc. Pachkova – Dean of the Faculty of Philosophy, Mr. Tzvetin – Deputy Governor of Kyustendil region and other professors and PhD students.

Zheng Zhong touched on the history of China and the development of both philosophies as well as the historical periods through which the principles of the two philosophical trends were applied, as well as their advantages and disadvantages.

Finally, in the discussion, the participants commented on modern China, the difficulties it faces, and the challenges it will face over the next few decades.