Cultural Progress

  • Guobin Xu
  • Yanhui Chen
  • Lianhua Xu
Chapter

Abstract

Chapter  1, “Cultural Progress,” was written by Xu Lianhua and translated by Chen Zhen and Qiu Qingqing. This chapter introduces the historical development of Chinese culture and highlights the chief cultural achievements at different stages: the budding stage during the pre-Qin period, the maturing stage from the Qin Dynasty to the Southern and Northern dynasties, the thriving stage from the Sui to the Song dynasties, the consolidation stage from the Yuan to the Qing dynasties, and finally modern times.

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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