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Confucian Values

What is Value? Marketing to Consumers in Emerging Economies

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 08.12.2016 | Business
Tom Doctoroff

Generally speaking, the psychology of consumers in emerging markets is distinct from their counterparts in developed nations. This does not discount t...

Beijing's Streets: Anything but Pedestrian

Ella Genasci Smith | Posted 09.14.2014 | College
Ella Genasci Smith

Like elsewhere in Chinese life, pedestrians have accepted their place on Beijing's streets. They've embraced patience. I, on the other hand, find myself regularly glaring at unsuspecting drivers, unaffected, as they wiz past me, tires barely missing my toes.

Move Over, Confucius!

Marten Weber | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Marten Weber

Whereas gays in Western civilizations have to contend only with the idiocies of outdated religious moral concepts, the Confucian tradition that infuses most Asian societies is much more of a social straitjacket, affecting every aspect of life much more menacingly.

Confucius And The Teaching Of Goodness

Rodney L. Taylor, Ph.D. | Posted 08.16.2011 | Religion
Rodney L. Taylor, Ph.D.

In this orientation toward an ethical stance, is Confucianism really very much different from other major religious traditions?

Sex in China: Prudence and Prurience

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Doctoroff

In China, there is tension between a new reality of "progressive" behavior and traditional cultural imperatives.