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ERIC Number: EJ393783
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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A Contrastive Analysis of the Western and Chinese Ways of Thinking and Its Implication for Teaching Chinese to Foreigners.
Jiwan, Bi
Journal of the Chinese Language Teachers Association, v24 n1 p71-96 Feb 1989
Suggests that the difficulties encountered by Westerners in learning Chinese are the result of native language interference, and interference caused by different customs and ways of thinking. A contrastive analysis of the different cultural aspects of Chinese and Western ways of thinking is presented. (VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: Chinese
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