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Introduction to Chinese Culture, Cultural History, Arts, Festivals and Rituals, edited by Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu

Summary
Promoting cultural understanding in a globalized world, this text is a key tool for students interested in understanding the fundamentals of Chinese culture. Written by a team of experts in their fields, it offers a comprehensive and detailed introduction to Chinese culture and addresses the fundamentals of Chinese cultural and social development. It notably considers Chinese traditional culture, medicine, arts and crafts, folk customs, rituals and etiquette, and is a key read for scholars and students in Chinese Culture, History and Language
Table Of Contents
1. Cultural Progress -- 2. Geography and Tourism -- 3. Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Materia Medica. - 4. Music -- 5. Arts and Crafts -- 6. Astronomy and the Calendar -- 7. Chinese Architecture and Gardens -- 8. Clothing, Food, Housing and Transportation -- 9. Customs and Etiquette -- 10. Traditional Festivals
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
1st ed. 2018.
Physical Description
1 online resource (264 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9789811081569

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