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Educating for Chinese politeness

Tak-Yuen Chan, Benjamin and Morgan, William 2021. Educating for Chinese politeness. Weiterbildung 2021 (4) , pp. 38-41.

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The Chinese language has many expressions of politeness such as “Li rang” or comity and “Rang li” or ceding profit. Yet, there is a contradiction between an image of Chinese amity and hospitality in private and the brashness exhibited in public places. Several factors explain this, not least the social anxiety of living in such a populous country

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Social Sciences (Includes Criminology and Education)
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Date of First Compliant Deposit: 23 February 2022
Last Modified: 21 May 2023 13:24

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