Introduction to Chinese Culture

Cultural History, Arts, Festivals and Rituals

  • Guobin Xu
  • Yanhui Chen
  • Lianhua Xu

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 1-41
  3. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 43-65
  4. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 67-91
  5. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 93-112
  6. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 113-131
  7. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 133-156
  8. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 157-180
  9. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 181-203
  10. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 205-227
  11. Guobin Xu, Yanhui Chen, Lianhua Xu
    Pages 229-251

About this book

Introduction

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.

Keywords

Introduction to Chinese Culture Chinese Cultural and Social Development Chinese Traditional Culture and Medicine Chinese Arts and Crafts Chinese History of Music Customs and Etiquette in China

Editors and affiliations

  • Guobin Xu
    • 1
  • Yanhui Chen
    • 2
  • Lianhua Xu
    • 3
  1. 1.Guangdong University of Foreign StudiesGuangzhouChina
  2. 2.Guangdong University of Foreign StudiesGuangzhouChina
  3. 3.Guangdong University of Foreign StudiesGuangzhouChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-8156-9
  • Copyright Information South China University of Technology Press 2018
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Singapore
  • eBook Packages History
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-8155-2
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-8156-9
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