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  • Impact of Globalization in China

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    Globalization has caused the world to change. Our country, China has been dramatically changed by globalization. Our people have moved to cities, and our industry has exploded. We have had huge advances in technology along with education improvement. Despite the fact that China has changed so much, there are still many issues that plague it. China faces serious environmental concerns. New diseases and viruses that are not indigenous to China can cause a wide range of sickness in the new area. Despite

  • Ethnographic Experience with Chinese

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    Experience Introduction Chinese families are highly misunderstood and stereotyped in the United States. It is important to understand a different culture before one makes the assumptions produced by these stereotypes. In order to find a better understanding about Chinese immigrants and Chinese Americans, one must do research on that countries heritage, traditions, and other customs before submerging one-self into a Chinese families home. I chose to experience and observe a Chinese family who was kind

  • The American Dream In Typical American, By Gish Jen

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    Ralph and his wife visits America, they tried to stay as close as possible to their Chinese roots. They did not want to be the "typical Americans" that they hated. Ironically, they slowly become the typical Americans that they wanted to avoid. In the novel, Jen shows how Ralph and Helen transformed from their Chinese culture to the new typical American lifestyle. When Ralph and Helen both tried to stay within their Chinese culture, they did not want to steer towards the typical American values. Ralph

  • Analysis Of Maxine Hong Kingston's No Name Woman

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    Culture shapes the identity of an individual. Maxine Hong Kingston, growing a Chinese American, wavering between the Chinese customs and traditions that shape her identity and her liberal American culture. In her essay, “No Name Woman,” she learns from her mother about her aunt who killed herself by jumping into the family well. Another man impregnated Kingston’s aunt since her husband lived away. Women in the Chinese society were looked at as fragile and submissive, devoid of their emotions and

  • Chinese Rice Farming

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    Chinese Rice Farming Works Cited Not Included An ancient Chinese proverb reads, “Without rice, even the cleverest housewife cannot cook.” In a comical manner, this proverb illustrates an important point - rice serves an essential function to the people of China. As the pivotal mediator between the Chinese people and the rice they consume, the weather, climate, and environment has played an integral role in rice’s production and utility, as well as the importance it plays within the culture. Ironically

  • The Chinese Pioneers of Canada

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    The Chinese people first immigrated to Canada in hopes of making a fortune to bring back to their homeland. Many of the first Chinese immigrants left in the 1860s because of the decaying Fraser River Gold Rush; the reason why the Chinese moved there in the first place. Building the Canadian Pacific railway required many people, something not available at the time. Many workers came from the United States, where they constructed the Union Pacific Railway. Canadians grew displeased by the growing amount

  • Chinatown: The Spread of Eastern Culture in a Western Society

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    foreign cultures and have introduced their own cultures to nations that are not their own as well as have accepted certain parts of foreign culture in their own homes. One of the greatest examples of this exchange of culture is the prevalence of Chinese culture in the West through the establishment of various “Chinatowns” throughout popular cities in Europe and the Americas. Globalization itself, which is described as the “objective trend of economic development in the world today, featured by free

  • China town and Little Italy

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    indeed. The many smells of fine Chinese and Italian food flood the streets. Yes this is where the famous Chinatown and Little Italy is located in New York City. There are more then just fine foods, shops, and people. In fact there is a lot of history behind these two towns that many people do not know about. How they came to be and what makes each town unique. First you have the famous Chinatown. It is the largest Chinatown in the United States. It is favored by Chinese immigrants and has an estimated

  • China: A Nation Coming of Age

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    progression of the Chinese people, from childhood to adulthood, is necessary in understanding how the world will change in the future. Determination, taught through the coming of age process, is what propels China to be the world’s largest economy. For centuries, youths came of age through family centered ceremonies and customs in ancient China, now, the coming of age in modern China is rooted in becoming more western. Youths come of age in a series of ceremonies. Currently, Chinese youths are expected

  • Japanese and Chinese Culture

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    the difference between Japanese and Chinese Cuisine? This is a question that is hard to answer, mainly because China is a very large country, making its cuisines differ from area to area. China mainly cooks their food over a high flame with oil and often times, spicy ingredients. The main source of meat in China is Pork. Due to its large amounts of land, the fish eaten in china is also more often freshwater fish than saltwater fish or example, Yu Sheng, a Chinese fish salad, which is often enjoyed