World dialogue on the Chinese Dream
Robert Lawrence Kuhn, an international corporate strategist and investment banker.
Ihave five high-level categories with which to describe and analyze the Chinese Dream: national, personal, historical, global, antithetical. The national Chinese Dream was defined famously by President Xi Jinping as “the great rejuvenation of the Chinese People”. It is the collective vision of the Chinese nation, with the material goal of China becoming a “moderately well-off ( xiaokang) society” by about 2020 and a fully developed nation by about 2050.
The personal Chinese Dream focuses on the well-being of individual Chinese citizens and thus modifies traditional notions of the primacy of the collective over the individual. To fulfill properly the national Chinese Dream is to fulfill properly the personal Chinese Dream. The personal Chinese Dream