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Tour of China, 2015

The first “official” vacation trip that I ever planned, prepared for an executed was a trip around China. Also, it was the first one that I went on with a friend, no parents, and no guardian or authoritative figure over the age of 25. 2.900 mais palavras


An original by any other name

The Chinese have two different concepts of a copy. Fangzhipin (仿製品) are imitations where the difference from the original is obvious. These are small models or copies that can be purchased in a museum shop, for example.

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Bowing to China's Growing Power

Bowing to China’s Growing Power
by JBS President Emeritus John F. McManus

When China’s Xi Jinping first gained leadership of the huge Asian nation in 2012, he faced a term-limit provision in the Chinese constitution that would force his retirement in 2022. 804 mais palavras


Nobody Knows Anything About China

As a foreigner in China, you get used to hearing the retort “You don’t know China!” spat at you by locals. It’s usually a knee-jerk reaction to some uncomfortable modern issue or in defense of one of the many… 1.673 mais palavras


Carter Center Podcast | Jimmy Carter Gets Candid About China

In Feburary 2018, President Carter got candid about China in a guest lecture at Emory University. President Carter discussed factors that led to his decision to normalize U.S. 56 mais palavras


From copycat to Goliath: A deep dive into China's massive WeChat

(Source: thenextweb.com)

China has long been perceived as a “nation of copycats,” where the shanzhai mentality reigned supreme, but, while pirating still goes on there, China has already moved on to the next phase of its development. 1.585 mais palavras