Author：The editorial board of Key Concepts
Publisher：Iztok-Zapad Publishing House
Key Concepts in Chinese Thought and Culture are concepts and keywords or phrases Chinese people have created or come to use that are fundamentally pertinent to Chinese philosophy, humanistic, spirit, way of thinking and values. This series has 9 volumes in total and 5 of them have been published. Each volume includes 100 key entries selected and explained by over 80 distinguished scholars from China and West. This series is a promotion of genuine literacy on Chinese philosophy, history, literature, art, and translation within the western academia. All entries are interpreted in both Chinese and English, and furnished with citations for easier understanding of their meanings and usages in Chinese history. For people in other countries, these key concepts open the door to the spiritual world of contemporary China and the Chinese people, including those living overseas.