Far East Notes 2.25.08

Far East Notes 2.25.08 - Far East in Modern Times Notes...

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Far East in Modern Times Notes 2/25/08 I. Contributions to imperialism – a. Yellow journalism: a pejorative reference to journalism that features scandal- mongering, sensationalism, jingoism or other unethical or unprofessional practices by news media organizations or individual journalists. b. Missionaries c. Social Darwinism: A philosophical application of Darwin's theory of natural selection; states that some races or peoples are more fit for survival than others and are therefore designed by nature to dominate inferior races. d. Industrialization: The establishment and subsequent growth of industrial production in a country, usually meaning heavy manufacturing. e. Nationalism: loyalty and devotion to a nation or ethnic group that places emphasis on promoting the interests, cultural and social values, or religion of one group above all others. f. Colonists as lawless frontiersmen II. Chinese reaction to imperialism – a. Hurt Pride – reverted back to feelings of ancient heritage, being looked down
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This note was uploaded on 03/30/2008 for the course HIST 290 taught by Professor Witmer during the Spring '08 term at Millersville.

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