The Effect of Confucian Work Ethics on Learning About Science and Technology Knowledge and Morality

@article{Yeh2010TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Confucian Work Ethics 
on Learning About Science 
and Technology Knowledge and Morality},
  author={Quey Jen Yeh and Xiaojun Xu},
  journal={Journal of Business Ethics},
  year={2010},
  volume={95},
  pages={111-128}
}
While Chinese societies often appear centralized and traditional, presumably impeding technology and innovation, these values may simply reflect the negative-leaning poles of Confucianism. This study proposes a Confucian work ethic dimension that stresses justified tradition. In combination with Western innovative cultures, this Chinese style might facilitate learning about knowledge and morality in an interaction seemingly unique to the Chinese science and technology sector. Specifically… CONTINUE READING