Lecturing Tours:

1949, in the spring

Trip to England at the invitation of the British Council; encounter with T.S. Eliot, Pieper's publisher in England


1962, September – December

Lecturing tour through India and Ceylon (today: Sri Lanka) in order to study the Indian culture of the feast. Pieper was supported by the DFG and the German Department for Foreign Affairs


1963, September – November

Lecturing tour to Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Phillipines, Vietnam and Thailand at the invitation of East Asian universities


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About Pieper:

Josef Pieper (1904-1997) was professor of philosophical anthropology at the University of Münster/Germany; he was a member of several academies and received numerous awards and distinctions, among them the International Balzan Prize for outstanding achievements in the field of humanities. [more...]


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Philosophical studies are among the main institutional focuses of the Faculty of Theology in Paderborn in cooperation with the University of Paderborn. [more...]