An inquiry into “sadness” in Chinese

Zhengdao Ye

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Abstract

What we have to translate, in effect, is not a word but a whole culture, to see how an emotion — and the name for that emotion — fits into the systematic worldview, language, and the way of life of the society. (Robert C.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEmotions in crosslinguistic perspective
PublisherDe Gruyter Mouton
Pages359-404
Number of pages46
ISBN (Electronic)9783110880168
ISBN (Print)3110170647, 9783110170641
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2001
Externally publishedYes

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