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Published: 01 August 2019

200 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190880965

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The Wrong of Rudeness

Learning Modern Civility from Ancient Chinese Philosophy

Amy Olberding

  • Takes an intimate, first-person approach to civility and manners, through highly relatable examples and contexts
  • Improves public discussion of civility, political culture, interpersonal interaction across political divides, dissent, protest, and online culture
  • Draws on Ancient Chinese philosophy, which reveals the importance and advantages of civility and politeness in a fractious world

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