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Synonyms for China

Synonyms for China

a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia

high quality porcelain originally made only in China

a government on the island of Taiwan established in 1949 by Chiang Kai-shek after the conquest of mainland China by the Communists led by Mao Zedong

dishware made of high quality porcelain

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This theme visualizes that Western countries aim to smear Chinese civilization by awarding Mo Yan, whose work depicts "barbarous, foolish and backward Chinese" and tarnishes the Chinese culture.
Despite the findings, nothing is certain about how the ancient Chinese state formed, says David Keightley of the University of California, Berkeley, who studies the origins of Chinese civilization.
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The Chinese civilization has followed a distinct development path for thousands of years.
In the second (1570s- 1620s), there was greater enthusiasm in discovering the nature of Chinese civilization, notably its political, economic and philosophical aspects.
This volume consists of seven chapters and an appendix, of which all but one chapter are based on revised and enlarged versions of previously published articles that treat various aspects of what the author believes is the significant impact by the nomads and other non-Han peoples on Chinese civilization.
Yang Huilin incisively explained, modern academic disciplines and categories (even in China) are of Western origins, while the original criteria in Chinese civilization are quite different.
In perhaps the first universal history, Voltaire gave the pride of place to China by opening his grand work with two chapters on Chinese civilization.
will learn more about the splendid Chinese civilization and culture and its contribution to the multilingualism and diversity of the UN.
Shen Yun brings to life 5,000 years of Chinese civilization through classical Chinese dance and music in a colorful and exhilarating show.
Rendering a broad sweep analysis Saran said: "Managing the China challenge requires a much deeper understanding of the nature of Chinese civilization, its cultural particularities and the worldview of its people, formed layer upon layer, over five thousand years of unbroken though sometimes tumultuous history.
The Chinese, most significantly in mainland China, are shifting from an economy based on low-end manufacturing, such as textiles and children's toys, to one based on innovation and scientific discovery reassuming the role once held by Chinese civilization.
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