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The fall of Confucius Institutes and Confucius Classrooms? An analysis of closures and future directions
Worsening relations between China, North America, Europe and Australia means many Confucius Institutes and Confucius Classrooms have closed, but more are opening in other regions.
Language provides an echo chamber for political conflict through its role as a symbol that conveys extra-linguistic meanings.