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Confucius argued that ren–translated variously as “perfect virtue,” “goodness,” or “humanity”–is the primary qualification for leadership (Luo, 2012). Indeed, the Analects is full of sayings that support the idea of a leadership by example.…

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In a previous post, I explained that I am interested in history because I love stories. Not everyone shares this interest, however, and they reasonably ask why they ought to study…

History

Today the world took a short break from arguing about deflated footballs to briefly note the passing of legendary blues guitarist B.B. King. Smithsonian Magazine reprinted an article from 2011 featuring comments by John Hasse,…

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