On April 2, Prof. Dr. Axel Honneth, renowned social philosopher of the „Frankfurt School“ and Head of the Institute of Social Research at Goethe University Frankfurt visited Peking University. Prof. Honneth was on a trip to China visiting several top-level universities in Shanghai and the capital. As esteemed guest of the Dept. of Philosophy of PKU he gave a lecture on the Topic: Von der Armut unserer Freiheit. Größe und Grenzen der Hegelschen Sittlichkeitslehre. Prof. HAN Shuifa (Dept. of Philosophy, PKU) acted as discussant. About 250 people attended, including the students of the ECCS.