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Chinese – Bàquán

May 27th, 2011 · No Comments · Chinese, Hegemony

霸權 (霸权) Bàquán Relates to hegemony The term is composed of two Chinese characters: 霸– bà – a leader of all vassals in the feudal system, a tyrannical despot, a bully, to dominate, to lord over someone or something[1] 權 – quán –right; authority and power.[2] In the Chinese ancient feudal time, the term ‘bàquán’ […]

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