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  • China

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    China has a landmass of about 9,600,000 sq. km! it is also the third largest country in the world. China also has a wide variety of foods including, noodles, fish, beef, and a favorite dish dumplings. China does not have a wide range of other cultures, but it does have a good interesting culture to satisfy its needs. What would be china without samurais! Now samurais was more of a group that took control because there was no law enforcement to stop them thus controlling varies parts of china, and

  • china

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    continuity is the ruler of the Chinese wanting the people to be protected with for instance The Great Wall of China. A good change in political life is the period of disunity following the fall of the Han. There were various factions. People are not cooperating or listening. There is disunity and instability. The fall of the Han dynasty in 220 was certainly a major change in the political life of China from 100 CE to 600 CE. The Han dynasty fell as a result of political unrest. Although there was a great

  • China

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    The World is forever in debt to China for its innovations. Ancient China was extreme advance and many of its discoveries are still in use today. This is what Robert Temple, the author of The Genius of China 3000 years of science, discovery and invention. The book is based on 11 main parts of Chinese innovation. Within these 11 categories, there are 3 main parts that contain the most significant inventions. Robert Temple concentrates the bulk of his examples in these three categories, agriculture

  • China And China

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    China and Japan differed in their responses to western influence in the 19th century. One failed in westernizing while the other succeeded. In the 19th century Japan and China were under a lot of pressure to accept foreign relations and trade with the West. The Industrial Revolution in the early 1800’s left China and Japan behind in technology and the military. Without the power to stand up to Westerners the Asian nations were forced to open their cities and ports to foreigners. Nevertheless, this

  • The Conversion of China

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    When the Jesuits decided to travel to China, they had a clear mission: to expand the word of God and the church to anyone who would listen. This would be a challenge in many parts of the world, but especially in China. The Jesuits had to overcome a vast amount of cultural fear and ethnocentrism and xenophobia in order to convert the Chinese, but they overcame these obsticales by employing various techniques that proved to be effective. One important factor that allowed for the conversion of the

  • China

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    The numerous cultures of Mainland China are both intricate with their systems of deities and traditions, and yet humble with their ways of life and survival. China is located in the midst of high lands, plateaus, canyons and numerous river systems. In coinciding with the difficult landscapes in which they live, the Chinese people have managed to generally abide by the natural protocols of the land. Throughout their approximately five thousand years of civilization the Chinese have concocted many

  • Differences And Similarities Between China And China

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    United States and China are both leaders of the world’s economy.But both countries have inadvertently shaped into two glaringly distinct societies with cultures that possess both similarities and differences. When it comes to parenting, there is a huge different between China and the United States. If you are a Chinese kid, then you are lucky but tragedy. Because some of the parents like to spoil the kids. They will buy whatever the kids want, and do everything for the kids. In China,

  • China and India

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    The two countries I chose to write about are China and India. These two countries has similarities when comparing their general attitudes. Both countries are very proud of their country’s history and past achievements. China children are expected to uphold the family name and to never do anything that might bring shame to their family. They are encourage to get a good education to earn money to take provide for their families. Chinese people are taught to put their family needs first before

  • art of china

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    China has the world's oldest living civilization. It's written history goes back almost 3,500 years, and the history told by it's artifacts and artwork goes back much farther. The oldest known works of Chinese art include pottery and jade carvings from the time of 5000 BC. Jade is a general term used to describe either jadeite or nephrite, known as true jade. It's composed of several minerals. It's smooth and rich in texture, but it's also extremely tough. It can be off-white, or dark green, and

  • Imperialism in China

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    Before the arrival of western powers, China was very stable, agricultural, and ethnocentric. They had many factories that produced silk, cotton, and porcelain with their natural resources: salt, tin, silver, and iron mines. They had no interest of trade or interaction with foreigners. From the early eighteenth century, European and American Imperialism spread throughout China with a goal to extend their nation’s power. China was one of many territories that undertook the changes of New Imperialism