Essays Tagged: "Chinese"

China as Most Favored Nation

us was given to China.The renewal of China's most-favored-nation trade status has been supported by Chinese liberalization of its own emigration policies. Six hundred and twenty-five thousand Chinese ... licies. Six hundred and twenty-five thousand Chinese citizens traveled abroad in 1990. In 1990, the Chinese government issued 280,000 new passports for its citizens. During the same time, the United S ...

(7 pages) 264 2 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Alteration of Diery Habits

in the USA is limited. Most of Taiwanese who are original from the Mainland China are considered as Chinese too. Although there is no study about diet and acculturation in Taiwanese, related researche ... ough there is no study about diet and acculturation in Taiwanese, related researches and studies on Chinese can be used.A foreign student's success as a scholar may be dependent on the degree of his/h ...

(18 pages) 341 0 4.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

China - Case study

rovince in China.China's economy has been in a state of transition since 1978. It was then that the Chinese leadership decided it was necessary to move away from the Soviet style centrally planned eco ... corruption while capitalism brought on higher than normal inflation. Because of these problems, the Chinese leadership has periodically moved away from free market activities and took on more control. ...

(8 pages) 369 0 4.5 Jul/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Asian (Chinese) Immigration into America

Chinese Immigration into AmericaSurprisingly, Asian Americans have been in America for over 150 year ... across the Pacific Ocean. (Takaki, page 10) This paper will give some information pertaining to the Chinese immigration into America.China is one of the world's oldest civilizations. It influence have ... e have reverberated throughout Asia. It's presence is felt in many of the surrounding cultures. The Chinese people have tried to keep their society pure from outside sources. When foreigners entered t ...

(6 pages) 353 0 4.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

China's Economic Growth Due To Recent Foreign Policies

This essay relates to China' s "open door policy" not applicable--"regular good job shit"Recent Chinese economic policies have shot the country into the world economy at fullspeed. As testimony of ... eworld, and its economy is growing at over nine percent per year (econ-gen 1). Starting in1979, the Chinese have implemented numerous economic and political tactics to open theChinese marketplace to t ...

(5 pages) 273 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Chinese and Chinese American Wedding Celebrations

In today's society, Chinese wedding ceremonies have been woven into American wedding heritage. Many Chinese have adapted ... and great pains are taken to ensure a good match and bountiful prosperity. This is why traditional Chinese weddings have many complex customs and ceremonies. They serve the important function of prov ... ey serve the important function of providing an auspicious start for the bridal couple.In the past, Chinese families enlisted the help of matchmakers to choose marriage partners. Couples also consulte ...

(5 pages) 60 0 4.0 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Analysis of the First and Second Opium Wars.

r maybe partly due to opium trade, but in the end the war became something much larger. The British-Chinese armed conflict would have occurred even if there was no opium trade at all. The Opium Wars a ... na. Also it is a clash of two civilizations that are in two different eras. The Qing government and Chinese people in general were not aware of any internationally accepted standards and behaviors. Th ...

(13 pages) 161 1 3.8 May/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Amy Tan's "The Joy Luck Club".

daughter, and why each one is the way she is. Amy Tan explores the difficulties in growing up as a Chinese-American and the problems assimilating into modern society. The Chinese-American daughters t ... hey didn't try to comprehend their culture, which was a big part of understanding their traditional Chinese mothers. The swan feather in the beginning of the book was a symbol of all hopes and dreams ...

(12 pages) 153 0 4.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


In 1842 the Chinese came to work the gold fields in British Columbia they worked in Fraser valley and then they ... ers. When the United States got rid of slavery they found a new way to have cheap labour the Chinese. The Chinese immigrants mainly came from the coastal provinces of Guangdong and Fujian. They ... to a country were they had to work really hard also there was a lot of racism against them. In 1849 Chinese came to North America and settled in San Francisco they came to look for gold. When the gold ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Ancient Chinese Inventions

A common stereotype is that the Chinese traditionally lack scientific and technological ability, although, somehow, they stumbled up ... gh, somehow, they stumbled upon papermaking, printing, gunpowder, and the mariner's compass. Modern Chinese, themselves, sometimes are surprised to realize that modern agriculture, shipping, astronomi ... l 1500 AD, China was the world's most technologically Advanced society. Four of these revolutionary Chinese technologies: printing, papermaking, gunpowder, and the magnetic compass. Printing and paper ...

(1 pages) 43 1 3.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Chinese Culture and World Outlook Vs. European Culture and World Outlook

Justin Wickett5/25/2004Chinese Culture and World Outlook Vs. European Culture and World Outlook During the 1400s to ... World Outlook Vs. European Culture and World Outlook During the 1400s to the 1700s, both the Chinese and the Europeans viewed themselves as superior cultures. Both the Chinese and the Europeans ... re the center of the world. The Europeans spread their culture and world outlooks outwards, but the Chinese decided to close their nation off from the outside world and tried to concentrate on themsel ...

(5 pages) 114 0 4.5 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History


l. Instead, they use nature's resources to survive. With this in mind, I will be discussing how the Chinese revolve their lives around what their God has given them, nature. In China, the people value ... re. They have always believed that every part of nature is like gold to them. One religion that the Chinese live by is Taoism. In this religion, Taoists believe that no phenomenon in nature can be tru ...

(9 pages) 82 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Who am I? A Personal Statement.

ity called Dalian, a half an hour drive from Lu Shun, formally known as Port Author. I went through Chinese public schooling until the end of 8th grade. Skipped the 9th grade and went to a half Chines ... High school.Before I started international schooling in Beijing, everything other than my face was Chinese, I had the same political views as the Chinese did, disliked the Americans (therefore dislik ...

(2 pages) 129 2 4.7 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

China's Greatest Dynasty

me and the extent of relation between the criminal and the offended person; it's the first complete Chinese code still existing. Having a good government is important because it dictates how well the ... e delicate bowls and elegant vases with clear bluish glazes; porcelain is so closely related to the Chinese, it's called "china." Another invention of the Tang is block printing in the 700s. When the ...

(3 pages) 58 0 4.5 Feb/2007

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Case of Burns Phillips Co., Importance of Culture in International Marketing

illips and Co. Ltd that engages in international marketing, was dissatisfy with conditions on their Chinese (high context culture) counterpart largely due to different cultural background. There are f ... to Confucianism. "Confucianism has over 150 million followers throughout Asia, especially among the Chinese. Its teachings that stresses loyalty and relationships have been broadly adopted. (M.R. Czin ...

(6 pages) 49 0 3.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Sodium Chloride

but history takes it as far back in the year 2,700 B.C. The people who were found using it were the Chinese, where they used it for pharmaceutical reasoning. The Chinese did two different things with ... re the same as we use today. This is the reason why we give the credit of finding table salt to the Chinese ( salt was very important in the economic way. We have the expre ...

(5 pages) 7 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

China's Culture Stereotype

ne their knowledge of China. The Americans although mainly lacking specific knowledge of the Chinese legal system thought of it as being complicated and usually harsh. This image is mainly deri ... ho think China is a monarchist state and thus cannot have government oppression, most said that the Chinese government is oppressive and mean. The Asians, however, said that the Chinese government is ...

(2 pages) 23 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


g this dirt trail under the blazing summer sun – grandpa and grandma wearing loose traditional Chinese clothing, my mother, brother and I melting in our shorts and t-shirts. We wound our way to t ... eyes and narrow face, that we shared a heritage and culture, and that we admired the liveliness of Chinese folk music and intricacy of Chinese knotting.China stepped into the limelight of my life. It ...

(3 pages) 23 2 4.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Case Study: Beer Companies investing in China

nt decisions about China?The bureaucratic challenges to foreign companies in china are immense. The Chinese government is run by the communist party which creates a mired of problems for free enterpri ... about their investments unless they have someone from within to help them navigate the complicated Chinese economy. This creates another problem because the Chinese government does not have western i ...

(4 pages) 35 0 4.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Human Resource Management

Chinese and Korean Immigrants in Canada. Comparative analysis on Chinese and Korean immigrant groups and there degree of integration to Canadian society

mmigration to Canada has been an ongoing process since 1860 and it was approximately seven thousand Chinese people who arrived in Vancouver Island in order to find gold. Since the arrival of large num ... sponsible for this large increase are China and South Korea. This paper will examine the history of Chinese and Korean immigrants and investigate how each immigrant groups have integrated into Canadia ...

(5 pages) 13 0 5.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays