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Volume I of Talking about Chinese Culture has a total of 10 lessons, which introduce some common Chinese cultural phenomena such as the ways of greeting and etiquette, human relationship, modesty and courtesy, the concept of classes, as well as some typical characteristics of Chinese people such as implicitness, self-pride, focus on spiritual power, less care of benefit, implied meaning beyond words, etc.
Talking About Chinese Culture I. Second Edition. Published 2008. Written by Wu Xiaolu. 264 pages. ISBN: 9787561920541