Book Series: Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture

Being an old country with 5,000 years of history, China is an important birthplace of human civilization. The great inventions of China, such as paper, gunpowder, the compass, the technology of printing, along with china and silk, have spread to the world and enhanced the cultural exchange between China and other nations; the poems, painting, music, dance and drama created by Chinese people all express their love for nature and their emphasis on ethics and moral obligations, which constitute the essence of Chinese culture and art; the rich and colorful traditional Chinese festivals of various kinds show the passions and emotions of Chinese nation; the traditional architecture of China, such as ancient cities, palaces, temples, common residences and classical gardens, has reflected the Chinese culture and spirit of different eras in history; and the all-embracing attitude Chinese people take towards foreign cultures has further developed and promoted Chinese culture. The world needs to know China, while China also needs to show the world the splendor of its culture. Based on these needs, Beijing Language and Culture University Press, along with Viewpoint Culture Communication Co., Ltd, has put great efforts of 3 years into this large-scale DVD product, A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture, which gives a comprehensive introduction on Chinese culture. This DVD series covers the quintessence of Chinese culture, including Chinese civilization and art, Chinese customs, Confucianism, Buddhism and Taoism, different ethnic groups, and famous places of historic interest and scenic beauty. With brief and vivid commentary, and clear and beautiful pictures, it brings readers to the core of Chinese culture in a convenient and direct way. A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture can truly be called a solid multimedia encyclopedia of Chinese culture.

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Image Item Name Price
Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture (Album 3 with 5DVD)
Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture (Album 3 with 5DVD)
ISBN: 9787561923931 | Published on 05/2010
Usage Advice: Users intended: Foreigners without any experience in Chinese learning and teachers of Chinese as a foreign language, Chinese elementary...
$189.00



Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture (Album 4 with 5DVD)
Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture (Album 4 with 5DVD)
ISBN: 9787561928370 | Published on 11/2011
Usage Advice: Users intended: Foreigners without any experience in Chinese learning and teachers of Chinese as a foreign language, Chinese elementary...
$196.00



Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture Album 2 (5DVDs+5Books+50Bookmarks)
Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture Album 2 (5DVDs+5Books+50Bookmarks)
ISBN: 9787561921715 | Publisher: Beijing Language and Culture University Press | Published on 11/2008
Being an old country with 5,000 years of history, China is an important birthplace of human civilization. The great inventions of China, such as...
$187.00



Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture: Album 1 (5DVDs + 5books + 50 bookmarks)
Getting to Know China: A Kaleidoscope of Chinese Culture: Album 1 (5DVDs + 5books + 50 bookmarks)
ISBN: 9787561919569 | Publisher: Beijing Language and Culture University Press | Published on 11/2007
Users intended: Foreigners without any experience in Chinese learning and teachers of Chinese as a foreign language, Chinese elementary and middle...
$238.00