The Three Character Classic

The Three Character Classic PDF Book Detail:
Author: Yinglin Wang
ISBN: 9781931907781
Size: 37.32 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Foreign Language Study
Languages : en
Pages : 220
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Book Description: There is a renewed interest in understanding traditional Chinese language and culture. The Three Character Classic: A Bilingual Reader of China's ABCs serves that purpose. Known as San Zi Jing in Chinese, it has been a literacy text since the 13th century. The Three Character Classic has stood the test of time and space through its rich content as well as its literary beauty in simplicity in style. Comparable to a pocket encyclopedia, the book overviews Chinese history and important historical works, illustrating the fundamentals of Confucianism while teaching the basics of math, sciences, music, and moral lessons. Readers will find pleasure in reading these stories, and the book serves as a key to opening more doors to the understanding of Chinese culture. About the Author Phebe Xu Gray, received her Ph.D. from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She teaches Chinese language and culture at Lee University in Cleveland, TN. She enjoys teaching, reading, traveling, doing housework, and thinking about history.

San Tsze King

San tsze king     PDF Book Detail:
Author: Yinglin Wang
Size: 79.60 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Chinese language
Languages : fr
Pages : 15
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Three Character Classic Bilingual English And Simplified Chinese

Three Character Classic  Bilingual English and Simplified Chinese  PDF Book Detail:
Author: Yinglin Wang
ISBN: 9781728695709
Size: 17.36 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category :
Languages : en
Pages : 29
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Book Description: The Three Character Classic, Trimetric Classic or Sanzijing is one of the Chinese classic texts. The work is not one of the traditional six Confucian classics, but rather the embodiment of Confucianism suitable for teaching young children. Until the latter part of the 1800s, it served as a child's first formal education at home. The text is written in triplets of characters for easy memorization. This English translation was completed by world-renowned sinologist Herbert Giles. In this edition, we use simplified Chinese instead of traditional Chinese.

Three Character Classic 2009 Edition Epub

Three Character Classic  2009 Edition   EPUB  PDF Book Detail:
Author: Lim SK
Publisher: Asiapac Books Pte Ltd
ISBN: 9812296743
Size: 66.71 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Comics & Graphic Novels
Languages : en
Pages : 150
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Book Description: The Three Character Classic is perhaps the oldest textbook in the world that is still in use in schools today. First written in the late 13th century and updated several times since then, the book was the mainstay of primary school education in China. Times have changed dramatically in the past 700 years but the Three Character Classic remains relevant today. The book outlines in a mere 1,000 words all the academic knowledge that was considered important for students to learn in traditional China. It discusses morals, general knowledge, history, literature, philosophy and education. This edition, vividly illustrated by Chan Kok Sing, contains the original text in both Chinese characters and hanyu pinyin for children to read aloud. It has a modern English translation as well as cartoon illustrations and notes depicting the meaning of each verse. Young readers will get to learn much about China's history and even more importantly, various morals and good study habits that the Three Character Classic emphasises.

Three Character Classic

Three Character Classic PDF Book Detail:
Author: Kathy Wu
Publisher: eBook Partnership
ISBN: 9810945337
Size: 18.86 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Juvenile Nonfiction
Languages : en
Pages : 118
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Book Description: This book is an unique translation of a very popular Chinese classic that is re-written in modern simplified Chinese language with Pinyin. This Chinese classic covers a wide range of topics in Chinese history, Chinese culture, and Chinese philosophy. Each Chinese character or word (if appropriate) is grouped together with its translation and Pinyin pronunciation to help a learner of the Chinese language master the modern Chinese language. From this text, the learner can also learn about Chinese history, Chinese culture, Chinese philosophy and Chinese way of thinking.

Sage Handbook Of Education For Citizenship And Democracy

SAGE Handbook of Education for Citizenship and Democracy PDF Book Detail:
Author: James Arthur
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1446206777
Size: 70.26 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Education
Languages : en
Pages : 592
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Book Description: This handbook brings together new work by some of the leading authorities on citizenship education, and is divided into five sections. The first section deals with key ideas about citizenship education including democracy, rights, globalization and equity. Section two contains a wide range of national case studies of citizenship education including African, Asian, Australian, European and North and South American examples. The third section focuses on perspectives about citizenship education with discussions about key areas such as sustainable development, anti-racism, gender. Section four provides insights into different characterisations of citizenship education with illustrations of democratic schools, peace and conflict education, global education, human rights education etc. The final section provides a series of chapters on the pedagogy of citizenship education with discussions about curriculum, teaching, learning and assessment.