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Chinese cultural traditions and modernization

Chinese cultural traditions and modernization

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Published by Council for Research in Values & Philosophy in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Philosophy, Chinese -- 20th century,
    • Philosophy -- China,
    • China -- Civilization -- Western influences

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Wang Miaoyang, Yu Xuanmeng, George F. McLean.
      SeriesChinese philosophical studies ;, 10, Cultural heritage and contemporary change., v. 10
      ContributionsWang, Miao-yang., Yu, Xuanmeng., McLean, George F.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsB5231 .C5117 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL673232M
      ISBN 101565180674, 1565180682
      LC Control Number97019316

      Hence, Chinese cultural identity consist both traditional modernity. Any traditions must be comprehended as a chosen version of the former filtered from the desires, experience and current concerns. In the early of 20th Century, China’s modernization project has left an imprint in the values of Chinese culture. Cultural identity in a specific. The culture of Sri Lanka mixes modern elements with traditional aspects and is known for its regional diversity. Sri Lankan culture has long been influenced by the heritage of Theravada Buddhism passed on from India, and the religion's legacy is particularly strong in Sri Lanka's southern and central regions. South Indian cultural influences are especially pronounced in the northernmost.

        The Chinese Dream and the path of modernization for China 0 Comment(s) Print E-mail , prove that China's modernization process can .   The Chinese Cultural Dimension National cultures usually come to min d whenever cultural relativism fea tures in any discussion, although as has been discussed above, a Author: Vincent Powoh Techo.

        In some ways, traditional culture and modern culture are alike. Any culture is a system of learned and shared meanings. People learn and share things over the course of generations, and so we say they are a culture. Traditional and modern culture function similarly because both are ways of thinking, ways of relating to people and to the universe. Many aspects of the culture of the “Kingdom of the Centre” were created by mythological emperors and their wives according to tradition. For example, Emperor Cangjie created Chinese script, Shennong invented agriculture, Suiren taught humans to use fire, Empress Lei Zu invented silk, etc Ancient Chinese Culture. The Ancient Age was the most influential in the Chinese culture of all.


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The interdisciplinary approaches privileged herein reveal a new image of the very nature of Chinese modernity, often questioning the absolute.

If cultural self-consciousness is a strategy of preserving tradition as well as innovating to meet the current demands of Chinese society as it evolves against a backdrop of modernization and globalization, as most Chinese intellectuals argue, then the two opposing forces of cultural globalization a cultural localization must be properly.

People formerly led simple and humble lives, following their faith and conscience. It is in this sphere that traditional culture will be able to contribute to the modernization process of each nation.

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