1. Why there is no constructive heritage conservation theory in Chinese speaking world comparing to Germany.
2. Why is the work of heritage conservation in Taiwan so hard? (Maybe colonial history underground: we don’t appreciate our history
maybe Chinese thinking is more pragmatic
2-1 the background of Taiwanese history, colonial history and Chinese colony history
2-2 Chinese thinking in philosophy (we care more about the reality and ethos of relation:
In Confucius thinking there are five ethos:
The ethos between dominants and subordinate, father and son, husband and wife, bothers, and friends. (the thinking hierarchy shows also the hierarchy of Chinese buildings
In Taoist the thinking is “Null”, a way to make self free, liberation.
You can see the thinking in Chinese garden.
3. Taiwan or Chinese have a thinking to treat our buildings and garden. That is different with Germany (western world)
4. If German and Taiwan can understand with each other well, they will be good to cooperation in the field of heritage conservation.