The Humanistic Values of the Beijing Olympics

The Humanistic Values of the Beijing Olympics

eBook - 2011
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This work explores the impact of the 29th Olympic Games, held in Beijing, on Chinese culture, society, and politics. The author asserts that the Beijing Olympic Games exhibited the core values of Chinese culture in the context of economic globalization. The author overviews the global significance of the Beijing Olympic Games and interprets the interactions between the Beijing Games and the national mentality, the spirit of volunteerism, China’s national image and media policy, and nationalism. Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

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Highlighting the historical and culture context surrounding one of the most important events for all of Chinese society, the 29th Olympic Games, this account explores the Beijing Olympics’ humanistic values as it pervaded nearly all social fields. From the Olympic bid and preparations to the hosting of the games, this analysis discuses China’s culture, society, and politics as they related to the main event. This record will interest those fascinated by China’s traditions and principles and their relationship with sports.



Rowman and Littllefield
This book provides an understanding of Chinese values through the Beijing Olympic Games.

Publisher: Singapore : Enrich Professional Pub., Ă2011
Edition: English ed
ISBN: 9789814332552
9814332550
9789814298667
9814298662
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 318 pages :) : color illustrations
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