dynastic cycle - Kaifeng, capital of the Song The Mongol...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–20. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Dynastic Cycle
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Dynasties in Imperial China Unified Unified Divided Xia (21th-17th C. BC) Shang (17th-11th C. BC) W. Zhou (11 th C.-256 BC) E. Zhou (Warring States, 475-221 BC) Qin (221-206 BC) Han (206 BC-AD 220) Three Kingdoms (220-280) Sui (581-618) Tang (618-907) Five Dynasties (907-960) N. Song (960-1127) S. Song (1127-1279) Yuan (1206-1368) Ming (1368-1644) Qing (1616-1911)
Background image of page 2
CHINA PROPER
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
The First Emperor of Qin The Warring States (475-221 B.C.)
Background image of page 4
Terra Cotta Warriors of the Qin Dynasty
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Remains of the Great Wall
Background image of page 6
The Han dynasty (206 BC-AD 220)
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
The Silk Road
Background image of page 8
Tang dynasty (618-907) Emperor Taizong
Background image of page 9

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Japanese vessels sailing to the Tang
Background image of page 10
The Song dynasty (960-1279) Emperor Taizu
Background image of page 11

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 12
Background image of page 13

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 14
Background image of page 15

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 16
Background image of page 17

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 18
Background image of page 19

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Background image of page 20
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: Kaifeng, capital of the Song The Mongol empire and Its Four Khanates The Yuan dynasty in China: 1279-1368 Genghis Khan (1165-1227) The Ming dynasty (1368-1644) Emperor Taizu Emperor Yongle The Forbidden City in Beijing Zheng He’s voyages (1405-1433) The Qing dynasty (1644-1912) • Stage 1: land reclamation; light taxation; efficient government • Stage 2: economic expansion; population growth; urbanization • Stage 3: expanded government; land concentration; increased tax burden • Stage 4: government corruption and inefficiency; dislocation of the landless; social instability; rebellion/foreign invasion; economy devastated; population wiped out “Dynastic Cycle”...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 08/30/2010 for the course HIS 39930 taught by Professor Ming during the Fall '09 term at University of Texas.

Page1 / 20

dynastic cycle - Kaifeng, capital of the Song The Mongol...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 20. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online