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Author Ping, Wang, author.
王平, 1957- author

Title Chinese for advanced learners : language, society and culture = Yu yan, she hui yu wen hua: gao ji Han yu jiao cheng / Wang Ping and Chen Yangbin
Chinese for advanced learners : language, society and culture = 语言, 社会与文化: 高级汉语教程 / Wang Ping and Chen Yangbin
Published Chicago : University of New South Wales Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 293 pages) : illustrations
Contents Chinese characters and cultural heritage -- Humankind, nature, and environmental protection -- Cultural identity and overseas Chinese -- Ethnic culture, integration and diversity -- Science, technology and soft power -- Family, upbringing and success -- Age of internet and social change: a case study -- Life and love as inspiration -- Modernisation and polarisation -- World view in the era of globalisation -- War, history and people -- Mutual respect and communication across the straits
Summary The past few decades have seen a rapid growth in Chinese language teaching materials, but very little for advanced learning. This textbook is designed specifically for advanced Chinese learners in Western universities. Postgraduate students in Chinese studies, anthropology and international relations will also find this textbook useful as it follows an interdisciplinary learning approach and includes a strong research component
Notes "A UNSW Press book."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes In English and Chinese
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Subject Chinese language -- Study and teaching.
Chinese language -- Study and teaching.
Form Electronic book
Author Yangbin, Chen, author
ISBN 1742248160