Chong Ming is research professor of politics at East China Normal University in Shanghai. His research focuses on the history of western modern political thought. Particular interests include French liberalism from Montesquieu to Tocqueville, the political thought of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, contemporary French political philosophy, history of French Modern politics, history of Christian political thought in modern west and in China. He is the author of Create Liberty: Tocqueville’s Reflections on Democracy.(Shanghai Sanlian, 2014) and Enlightenment, Revolution and Liberty: Essays on Modern French Politics and Ideas. (Shanghai Sanlian, 2018). He also edits a Chinese selection of Tocqueville’s works, from which three volumes has come out. He received his BA in history from Nanjing University (1996), MA (1999) and Ph. D (2003)in history from Peking University. He did a post-docotoral research at École Normale Supérieure Rue d’Ulm from 2003 to 2005 and has been a visiting scholar at EHESS and Harvard University.



Les Lumières modérées: nature et histoire dans la pensée politique de Montesquieu

  • Jeudi 6 juin 2019, 15h - EHESS, salle 2, 105 bd Raspail, 75006 Paris

Religion et liberté dans la pensée politique de Tocqueville

  • Jeudi 13 juin 2019, 15h - EHESS, salle 2, 105 bd Raspail, 75006 Paris.