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Unformatted text preview: parameters on the trade permitted, while the English wanted a free trade policy so that they could maximize their profits. This could have been the result of the Chinese superiority complex. 4. This disconnect between the two cultures would definitely cause a clash because their goals and views of each other are completely different. Thus this could lead to a war because the English wanted to generate as much revenue as they could and didnt care that it could be destroying Chinese society. Whereas the Chinese wish to uphold the values of the family and protect the family unit....
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- Fall '08