China Eye Magazine

Contents of SACU's magazine China Eye for the year 2008.

For more details about the magazine please visit the China Eye page.


Issue 17 (Spring 2008)

China Eye 17

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

Chinese Calligraphy - its significance in China - Brian Morgan traces the enduring importance of the written script in China through the last two thousand years.

Herbal Secrets of the Chinese Mountains - Jacqueline Buksh surveys the herbs and spices that have special significance to the Chinese.

Chinese Business Guanxi Part 2 - Martin Parnell looks into the phenomenon of the all important 'guanxi' (connexions) that are needed for doing business in China.

The Red Chamber Dream - Joan Chan summarises and comments on this classic Chinese novel with enduring appeal.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


Issue 18 (Summer 2008)

China Eye 18

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

The UK Chinese Community - Walter Fung surveys the history of Chinese immigration into the U.K..

Chinese Business Guanxi Part 3 - Martin Parnell looks into the phenomenon of the all important 'guanxi' (connexions) that are needed for doing business in China.

The Red Chamber Dream - Joan Chan summarises and comments on this classic Chinese novel with enduring appeal.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


Issue 19 (Autumn 2008)

China Eye 19

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

Innes Herdan - Bernard Herdan reflects on the long life of his mother and her contribution to SACU's early history.

Chinese Gordon - Rob Stallard summarises the life of this remarkable Englishman and Gordon's time in China at a pivotal time.

Herbal Secrets - Jacqueline Buksh describes some of the many herbs used in Traditional Chinese Medicine.

The Ode of Mulan - Joan Chan summarises and comments on this classic Chinese tale.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.


Issue 20 (Winter 2008)

China Eye 20

Sinofile - A regular round-up of news from China.

Happiness Village, Sichuan - The work of the Charles Foundation in setting up a school in rural Sichuan.

Beijing Olympics - Richard Poxton reports on his experiences of attending the Olympic Games in Beijing.

The Art of War - Joan Chan summarises and comments on this classic (6th century BCE) work on the politics and logistics of warfare.

A visit to the Needham Research Institute - Walter Fung visits the Research Institute founded by SACU's first Chairman Joseph Needham.

China Eye Diary - Notices and events.

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