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The Cultural Revolution–a Traumatic Chinese Experience and Subsequent Transgenerational Transmission: Some Thoughts About Inter-Cultural Interpretation


Markert, Friedrich, Humboldtstr. 5 60318, Frankfurt am Main Germany Email: friedrich.markert@t-online.de


Shortened interviews with a Chinese father, born 1930, and his son, born in 1968 are presented, in order to discuss the traumatic experience of the Cultural Revolution, its Transgenerational Transmission and some Problems of Inter-cultural Interpretation. Copyright © 2011 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.