10 China (mainland)

10 China (mainland) - SFL 354 Chapter 4 Most favorite Least...

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Unformatted text preview: SFL 354 Chapter 4 Most favorite? Least favorite? Holism – emphasis placed on living in harmony with one’s natural conditions (Taoism) and with one’s family and other important relationships (Confucianism). Holism – emphasis placed on living in harmony with one’s natural conditions (Taoism) and with one’s family and other important relationships (Confucianism). Collectivism – the society or the family is more important than the individual. Selfishness seen as “cardinal evil.” Holism – emphasis placed on living in harmony with one’s natural conditions (Taoism) and with one’s family and other important relationships (Confucianism). Collectivism – the society or the family is more important than the individual. Selfishness seen as “cardinal evil.” Focus placed on child education and achievement. This is a key marker in establishing the status of the family. How does this relate to BYU and to the preaching of the gospel in China? Filial piety – the “root of all virtues,” relates to the idea of being good to one’s parents, to take care of them physically and in terms of their status in the community. ◦ Bringing a good name to the family and avoiding dishonor are other key elements....
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10 China (mainland) - SFL 354 Chapter 4 Most favorite Least...

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