Further, the failure to critically recognize this problem creates the danger of generalizing a single Sinitic
ethnic community group, or structuring Chinese literary and cultural studies as a minority discourse of the West.
The explication of the Chinese word for crisis as made up of two components signifying danger and opportunity is due partly to wishful thinking, but mainly to a fundamental misunderstanding about how terms are formed in Mandarin and other Sinitic
languages," Victor H.
This study examines the composition and reception of Sinitic
genres of poetry and parallel prose in mid-Heian Japan, within the context of the lived practice of classical literary culture during the period.
The Pal was kindly offered by Jiangsu Sinitic
The book ignores the fact that beginning in the tenth century northern Sinitic
dynasties were in the words of Wang Gungwu "lesser empires" (Wang 1994, p.
study of Sinitic
language, of standard Hanyu [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN
Held up as examples are the Sinitic
cultures and their Confucian values, considered as possibly behind the rise of the Asian tigers and the looming superpower status of China.
The Swedish linguist was considered by many the first European to use the historical linguistic methods applied to Chinese and he revolutionized the knowledge of Chinese historical phonology through a careful reconstruction of Middle and Old Chinese, using data from Sinitic
languages and other relevant languages, as well as Japanese and Chinese readings of the Chinese characters in Japanese writing.
Given its close relationship with Chinese, Korean also has many words carrying the Sinitic
yang morpheme, including Western clothing (yangbok), foreign alcohol (yangjiu), onion (yangpa), bucket (yangdongi), socks (yangmal), and enamelware (yangjaegi).
As a quest for truth, especially about the highest and most important things, Western philosophy requires considering whether there is one best way of life, but the quest for peace allows, even demands, that there can be many civilizations-- Western, Sinitic
, Orthodox, Muslim, etc.
They were presented with the dynasty's calendar and received costly items emblematic of the superior Sinitic
The present study demonstrates that rhyme correspondences also exist between Sinitic
and Finnic (with extension to some other Uralic) languages.