One's comprehension of the Chinese People's Republic can be strengthened by an understanding of four fundamental perceptions—Chinese perception of superiority, concepts of authority and obedience, the nature and power of people, and concepts of time.
Sargent, Clyde B.
"Chinese National Culture,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 24
, Article 5.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol24/iss5/5