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China and Chinese culture

Irene Boon

China and Chinese culture

a selected bibliography to promote a better understanding : preschool to grade 12

by Irene Boon

  • 397 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Greater Mid-Atlantic Chapter, Chinese American Librarians Associations in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

  • China
    • Subjects:
    • China -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompilers: Irene Boon, Joyce Lum.
      ContributionsLum, Joyce., Chinese-American Librarians Association. Greater Mid-Atlantic Chapter.
      LC ClassificationsZ3106 .B66 1993, DS706 .B66 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 26 p. ;
      Number of Pages26
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1176023M
      LC Control Number94161080

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      Chinese are more flexible with time, this is also true. 4. Contacts (人脉) In German culture, Germans have contact, but in Chinese culture, it is a quite complicated network. 5. View of myself (自我看法) In German culture, people view themselves quite big, but Chinese view individual much smaller. This is also true.   China: It's History and Culture by W. Scott Morton covers 6, years of Chinese history in under pages with a focus on emergent themes that impact China today. Covering geography, philosophy, art, government, and culture this broad sweep approach flies over China's ancient history, flying lower and giving more detail as it approaches /5(19).

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