Wednesday, September 15, 2021

608. Chinese Porcelain Wares in Colonial North America

So far, among scholars, that the general knowlede about the popularity of Chinese porcelain ware in North American colonies was that only those wealth colonists could use the wares. However, the recent archaeological discovery shows that certain slaves owned Chinese porcelain wares. It might be a special case, for the special relations between the slaves and her master. It might be too early to make the conclusion that Chinese porcelain wares were widely used by slaves. But the findings allow us to say that Chinese porcelain wares were not strange to certain slaves. Thanks to the archaeological work, we have furhter understandings on the popularity of Chinese porcelain in the colonial north America.

Monday, August 23, 2021

607. China and the Founding of the United States Available in Romania

In addtion to countries in Western Europe, such as the United Kingdoms, Germany, France and Swissland, and countries in Northern Europe, including Danmark, Nertherlands and Sweden,and countries in Southen Europe, such as Italy, the book China and the Founding of the United States: The Influence of Traditional Chinese Civilization
can be preordered through local vendors in Romania, a great Eastern European country.

Friday, August 20, 2021

Saturday, August 14, 2021

605 Italian Book Sellers: China and the Founding of the United States

Eventually China and the Founding of the United States: The Influence of Traditional Chinese Civilization, entered Italian Book Market. This a kind of interesting. I still remebmer that many years ago I was invited to deliver a lecture in Rome. I talked about Benjamin Franklinb and Confucian moral philosophy. I was surpried at seeing so many professors, graduate and undergradate and students came to listen to my lecture. Roman civilzation is one of the sources of the modern Western civilization. Italian may rarely think that Eastern civilization has had any influence on the formation of the west civilization. They wanted to find out what I would make my case of the impact of Confucian ideas on the making of modern West civilization. Below is the snapshot of the Italian book seller, that promotes this book.

Monday, July 12, 2021

603. China and the Founding of the United States Available at Barns & Noble

Readers can order this book, China and the Founding of the United States: The Influence of Traditional Chinese Civilization from a very popular book seller, Barns & Noble. This book discusses examples of how the U.S. Founding Fathers were influenced and inspired by Chinese agriculture, architecture, and philosophy. China, then one of the most stable and powerful civilizations in the world, offered unique perspectives on various aspects of society which were distinct from the Founding Fathers’ European heritage. China provided an alternative set of social and political frameworks which supported the Founding Fathers’ efforts to craft a unique heritage for their young nation. These Founders sought to establish a political identity that was distinct from European aristocratic traditions.

Saturday, July 10, 2021

602. China and the Founding of the United States Now Available in ECampuss

ECampuss, a company specializing in selling text books to students has started to sell this book, China and the Founding of the United States: The Influence of Traditional Chinese Civilization.