Jul 20

Chinese Exceptionalism -义理和人情

Written by: bianxiangbianqiao | Filed under:Analysis, culture | Tags:, , ,
227 Comments » newest 2016-04-07 05:19:46

Before switching from posting immature opinions on things I know unprofessionally to the work I do for a living for a few weeks, there are some thoughts I really want to get out of my chest. I hope these thoughts will help non-Chinese understand some puzzling phenomena in the Chinese social and political life.

1. My English translation of the key terms (义理, 人情, 隐忍) might be a bit off. Suggestions are welcome.
2. If you disagree, please trash, ridicule, tear it apart or ignore. Don’t worry about me committing suicide out of shame. Continue reading »