LU Yan

Photograph of Cai Yuanpei. As chancellor of Beijing University from 1917 to 1926, Cai created a vibrant cultural environment that made the university the powerhouse of the New Culture Movement. He encouraged physical and aesthetic education in addition to science and technology in hopes of training a new generation of well-rounded intellectuals. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS.

Cai Yuanpei, an accomplished student in the Confucian tradition, became part of China’s cultural and political

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By |2014-12-16T16:53:50-05:00January 23rd, 2012|Berkshire Encyclopedia of China, Biography, Language and Learning|Comments Off on CAI Yuanpei (Cài Yuánpéi 蔡元培)|Cài Yuánpéi 蔡元培 (CAI Yuanpei)

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