Regional Spotlights; Asia - Xiao Yue Yue Tue, 2011-12-13 13:43

In October, two-year-old Wang Yue was killed in a road accident in China’s Guangdong Province. CCTV footage showed 18 people walking or cycling past without stopping to help. Does the story reveal a failure of morality in modern Chinese society? What does Chinese philosophy have to say about helping strangers? Should there be a law to make people stop and help?

Dr Zhu Sanzhu from the School of Law and Dr Lu Xiaoning from the Chinese Department join us in the studio…