Chapter 19. The Chinese Discourse of Human Rights and Glocalization

  1. Nikolas Coupland
  1. Shi-Xu

Published Online: 7 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444324068.ch19

The Handbook of Language and Globalization

The Handbook of Language and Globalization

How to Cite

Shi-Xu (2010) The Chinese Discourse of Human Rights and Glocalization, in The Handbook of Language and Globalization (ed N. Coupland), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444324068.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 AUG 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405175814

Online ISBN: 9781444324068

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Keywords:

  • Chinese discourse of human rights and glocalization;
  • Chinese Journal Human Rights, Guangming Daily - three official Communist Party newspapers oriented toward Chinese intellectuals;
  • trajectory of Chinese discourse of human rights [CDHR];
  • contextualizing Chinese discourse;
  • indigenous intellectual heritage;
  • Chinese culture, since recorded history - receptive and inclusive with regard to foreign cultures;
  • past and recent historical context of Chinese communication - intercultural communications to consider;
  • American–western global hegemony;
  • analytic questions - as tools or guidelines in discourse analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Contextualizing Chinese Discourse

  • Growing Discourses of Human Rights

  • Let the ‘Other’ Speak/Act, Listen, Be Informed, and Critique

  • Conclusions

  • References and Further Reading