The Ugly Chinaman and the Crisis of Chinese Culture
Writing under the pseudonym of Bo Yang, Guo Yidong has been a trenchant critic of Chinese people and their culture since he fled to Taiwan in 1949. This is a collection of his speeches and articles, which blame Confucianism for these cultural ills. Included are responses from other commentators.
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Review: The Ugly Chinaman and the Crisis of Chinese CultureUser Review - Lynn - Goodreads
The book was written some thirty years ago, yet many things he said about Chinese and Chinese culture are still true today. As a Chinese, I find this fact rather sad and frustrating. Quite a lot of ... Read full review
Review: The Ugly Chinaman and the Crisis of Chinese CultureUser Review - Boysie Freeman (not my real name, it's just my Internet name) - Goodreads
If you are a Westerner and spend most of your time with people who are not Asian then this book is not for you. You have been warned. Most interesting parts of it cannot be translated into English. I ... Read full review