World China 10 Song

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Sui, Tang and Song China Song (Sung) Dynasty 960-1279 Same dynasty but Same dynasty but when N. Song was when N. Song was lost to N. tribes in lost to N. tribes in 1127 the name 1127 the name changes changes
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Sui, Tang and Song China Song Overview prosperous economy/ trade along Silk Road radiant culture with goods and entertainment from all over the world Most urban Chinese culture Beginning of modern China Strongest empire in the world at this time
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Sui, Tang and Song China
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Sui, Tang and Song China Song Politics effective centralized bureaucracy Elite families important locally Official must pass the Civil Service Exam the mercantile class grew in power as they became wealthy Zhao Kuang-yin Zhao Kuang-yin founder of Song founder of Song
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Song Economics Agriculture improved = more food paper currency used regularly private trade grew, and a market economy began to link the coastal provinces and the interior. Much trade along Silk Road,
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course WOH 0301 taught by Professor Henderson during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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