Aug 03

Why are the Chinese so upset II: Being an internationalist

Written by: bianxiangbianqiao | Filed under:Analysis | Tags:, ,
19 Comments » newest 2008-08-05 23:39:20

Thanks for all the thoughtful feedback to my previous post.

Your suggestions of overcoming East-West misunderstanding with multiculturalism (Alice Poon), attention to individual choices, within-group differences (Wu Di) and between-group commonality (Daniel) remind me of the Foreword written by former Japanese ambassador to the United Nations Hatano Yoshio for Nitobe Inazo’s well-known book “Bushido: The Soul of Japan” (Kodansha, 1998 edition). Continue reading »