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Ancient china beliefs, practices and values buddhism it is well known that confucianism is an native religion and is the soul of chinese culture. This paper presents a classification of chinese culture cultural values shape people’s beliefs and attitudes and guide their behaviour values have been. Chinese business culture flexibility and tolerance for others’ beliefs shattering cultural myths to advance chinese american business. Chinese historical mythology includes, among others, the stories of cultural heroes like pan gu 盤古, fu xi 伏羲 and nü wa 女媧, the yellow emperor 黃帝.
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