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Vision Of A Continent

Are 'Asian values' only a western concept, based on simplistic and lazy generalising?

Vision Of A Continent
Vision Of A Continent
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IT is conference season in London and I have been attending policy and strategy sessions with professionals from all over Asia. Meeting fellow Asians in another continent is an interesting experience. We are as curious about each other as the Europeans are about us. There is ample opportunity to satisfy this curiosity, as Europeans (in general) tend to treat 'Asians' as a homogeneous group, with 'Asian values'.

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