It deals with a good chunk of the social part of life but it also deals with the political and cultural parts of the Chinese society. This affected the social life of the Chinese a lot. Religion was a big part of your social life no matter where you went in the ancient world. It was the center of your world. In this source Laozi is talking about the social life of people.
Laozi is teaching us to look at things from a different perspective and appreciate the balance of yin and yang. Similar to Confucius, Laozi also sought out a solution to create harmony in a world full of chaos and fragmentation. But Laozi found the solution through Daosim. The three ideas, the Dao, wuwei and yin and yang, are three key concepts in Daoism that leads to the harmony that Laozi strived for. These ideas, although created hundreds of years ago, still deeply influence Chinese thinking and culture
Lao Tzu, who founded Taoism, understood chaos and order differently. Confucianism and Taoism are considered the two sizes to the Chinese philosophical coin. (Novak) Lao Tzu believed that avoiding confrontation and going with the flow is the key to the perfect society. For example, this exert from the text. "Life is a series of natural changes.
This had a unifying effect on the Chinese culture for thousands of years and is considered an important achievement under the Qin dynasty. Also a style of calligraphy was created which is still used in cards, posters and advertising. Other reforms during Qin rule include standardization of currency, weights and measures.” Some people hold the belief that Qin was a bad leader because they believe he is to bossy. For example, they say “ Qin always had to take control and have everything go his way. Qin killed 460 Confucian scholars, that makes it clear he is a bad leader.” However, this does outline the criteria that defines a bad leader because he was very bossy and did take control of everything.
However, for Mao Zedong’s followers by eliminating the old spirit of China and through destroying traditional paintings and styles, Chairman Mao’s ideals allowed and gave way to the visual, performing and popular art in China. Art for the Red Guards needed to target political ideals, ideals that Chairman Mao believed would truly change China into a modern place. In other words, it was Chairman Mao who lit the spark of revolution but it was the duty of the Red Guards and the followers of Mao to do “their part of correcting the distortion of
Nevertheless, Mr. Xu and Ms. Zhang have paid much attention to improvement of product or service quality. Mr. Xu focused on the concept of “Xin” or integrity. His Jixin Real-estate Company has paid attention to quality control throughout the whole process from the procurement of raw materials to the maintenance service although those would result in higher project costs as well as the cost of time. As a consequence, his company has gained recognition from its customers and the local government. However, Ms. Zhang concentrated on the benevolence.
Through Dual Enrollment English, I have learned how to write a well thought out paper while managing my busy schedule and have learned many lessons along the way. Dual Enrollment English 111 began with a pretest and it crushed me. The letter grade is not what crushed me but the weaknesses of my writing that it exposed to me. I was not aware of how unprepared I had been in being able write top-notch papers within a time limit. I decided it would be my goal to practice and excel at writing papers with efficiency.
Arthur is also a very honorable man and shows chivalry because he owns up to his mistakes and takes full on responsibility for his actions. That takes a lot of honor and courage to do so. You are honorable by being truthful and respectful to folks. Asad Meah an author states the following about chivalry, “Chivalry, being very polite, honest, and kind behavior, especially by men towards women. The system of behavior followed by Knights in the medieval period of history, that put a high value on honor, kindness, and courage.” All of the following that Meah states about chivalry Arthur presents in the story Gawain and the Green