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China: Trying to Fight ‘Culture of Corruption’ with Confucius

July 24, 2007

By Maureen Fan 
Washington Post Foreign Service
Tuesday, July 24, 2007; Page A01

ZHENGZHOU, China — Confucianism is enjoying a resurgence in this country, as more and more Chinese like Guan seek ways to adapt to a culture in which corruption has spread and materialism has become a driving value. For many Chinese, a system of ethical teachings that stresses the importance of avoiding conflict and respecting hierarchy makes perfect sense, even if it was first in vogue centuries ago.

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