Article

Moving the scientific study of Chinese psychology into our twenty-first century: some ways forward

Michael Harris Bond

in Oxford Handbook of Chinese Psychology

Published in print February 2010 | ISBN: 9780199541850
Published online September 2012 | | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199541850.013.0042

Series: Oxford Library of Psychology

 Moving the scientific study of Chinese psychology into our twenty-first century: some ways forward

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Cognitive Neuroscience

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This article examines aspects of survival and prosperous of Chinese psychology in the context of the twenty-first century. It explains various strategies to be adapted for the discipline to prosper in the twenty first century. There are several issues that need to be addressed in studying the Chinese psychology scientifically. One of the main things among them is the distinctiveness of Chinese people. However, those who study this field should be aware of how it is distinctive and should be able to prove it empirically. The researchers should be aware that such distinctiveness exists. They should know what it consists of, and what influence it has on the performance of societies. This article also takes on the indigenous contributions to psychological science in the Chine context.

Keywords: twenty-first century; cultural difference; future research; scientific study; political scientist

Article.  3032 words. 

Subjects: Psychology ; Social Psychology ; Cognitive Neuroscience

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.