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Feng Shui and Americans
An examination of the attitude of American consumers towards the Chinese practice of Feng Shui.
# 121654 | 500 words | 6 sources | MLA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Asian Studies (East Asian Cultures) , Medical and Health (General)


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This paper provides an account of the ancient Chinese tradition of controlling positive and negative energy (Chi) through the practice of Feng Shui. This analysis discusses the attitudes of American consumers in the 35-55 year-old demographic toward this growing trend in creating harmony in one's environment.

From the Paper:

"Feng Shui is an ancient Chinese tradition that attempts to control the flow of Chi or energy which can be positive or negative. Whether it is applied to diet, home, decor, architecture or apparel, Feng Shui attempts to maximize the flow of positive Chi while minimizing negative Chi. Feng Shui literally translates to wind and water and is most associated with the Chinese practice of trying to create harmony between inhabitants and their environment. (Gao and Handley-Schachler) Millions of American consumers..."

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