“Key Concepts in Chinese Thought and Culture (81 pieces)” is an important Book Project disseminated by Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China. The setting of “Disseminating Key Concepts in Chinese Thoughts and Culture Project” aims to organize key concepts which can reflect the features of Chinese classical culture and the way of national thinking, and can perform Chinese core values, explain and translate objectively and accurately in concise language which is easy to exchange verbally. By this way, chinese voice and stories will be disseminated in international exchanges, that the condition and history of China will be known better by people in the world.
The specialists committee of the project consist of international well-known specialists and scholars. Senior adviser and Art Review Commission of America Arts Research Institute (AARI), Mr. Yu Wentao took part in the review for the final English version. With the authorization, AARI is going to publish the 81 pieces of Key Concepts in Chinese Thought and Culture here.
This week, Japan Prime Minister Shizo Abe is visiting US, and will, for the first time in history, address the joint meeting with Congress, discussing reinforcement of US- Japan alliance and solidifying economic ties. This year is the 70th years after Japan’s WWII atrocities. We, as American Chinese, requesting Shinzo Abe: reflecting on the the history of aggression, apologizing sincerely for what Japan has done to China and other Asia countries in the past. We, America Chinese Arts Association, North American Arts Group are now calling for your efforts together and make our voice loud and clear to Shinzo Abe： Say sorry to Chinese, Say sorry to Asian!